A standardised protocol for the acute management of corrosive ingestion in children

@article{Baskn2004ASP,
  title={A standardised protocol for the acute management of corrosive ingestion in children},
  author={D. Baskın and N. Urgancı and L. Abbasoğlu and C. Alkım and M. Yalcin and Ç. Karadağ and N. Sever},
  journal={Pediatric Surgery International},
  year={2004},
  volume={20},
  pages={824-828}
}
  • D. Baskın, N. Urgancı, +4 authors N. Sever
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Pediatric Surgery International
  • Oesophageal strictures developing after caustic ingestion in children are a serious problem, and several protocols to prevent stricture formation have been proposed. A prospective clinical trial was conducted for preventing strictures in caustic oesophageal burns in a single clinic, and the results are presented. All children with caustic ingestion who had oesophagoscopy for diagnosing the severity of the burn were included in the study. Eighty-one children were included in the series, with… CONTINUE READING
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