Carbon monoxide poisoning: how many patients do we miss?


KELEŞ A. , DEMİRCAN A. , Kurtoglu G.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, cilt.15, sa.3, ss.154-157, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 15 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/mej.0b013e3282efd519
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.154-157

Özet

Introduction Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless and nonirritating gas. CO poisoning is a preventable cause of morbidity and mortality. After the late diagnosis of some CO-poisoned patients, we undertook a chart review to identify characteristics of patients with CO poisoning to help with management of future patients.