A growing diagnosis among adolescents in the pediatric emergency unit: 4 cases with acute alcohol intoxication/Ergenlik doneminde sikligi artan bir acil servis tanisi: 4 olgu ile akut alkol zehirlenmesi

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Authors: Oksan Derinoz and Fatma Burcu Belen
Date: Dec. 2008
From: Turkish Pediatrics Archive
Publisher: AVES
Document Type: Clinical report
Length: 1,688 words

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Abstract :

Alcohol consumption has increased among adolescents in concordance with problems related to school, friends and family environment, and also as a result of their curiosity. Since alcohol intoxication cases increase in emergency services, pediatrician's knowledge of clinical and metabolic complications is getting more important. We present here 4 cases to underline the classical approach to alcohol intoxication. Key words: Alcohol, alcohol intoxication, adolescent Ergenlik donemindeki cocuklarda merak etme duygusu, okul, arkadas ve aile ici sorunlar nedeniyle alkol kullanim sikligi artmistir. Bu durum acil servislere basvuran akut alkol zehirlenmesi olgularinin artmasina; alkol zehirlenmesi ve alkolun yarattigi klinik, metabolik bozukluklarin acil servislerde calisan cocuk hekimlerince iyi bilinmesi ve tedavi edilmesi gereken bir konu haline gelmesine neden olmustur. Cocuk Acil servislerinde son yillarda gorulme sikligi giderek artan akut alkol zehirlenmesine deginmek amaciyla alkol alim yakinmasi ile basvuran dort olgu sunuyoruz. Anahtar kelimeler: Alkol, alkol zehirlenmesi, ergen

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Derinoz, Oksan, and Fatma Burcu Belen. "A growing diagnosis among adolescents in the pediatric emergency unit: 4 cases with acute alcohol intoxication/Ergenlik doneminde sikligi artan bir acil servis tanisi: 4 olgu ile akut alkol zehirlenmesi." Turkish Pediatrics Archive, Dec. 2008, pp. 143+. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.
  

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