Epidemiological Characteristics of Fatal Traumatic Accidents in Babol, Iran: A Hospital-Based Survey.

@article{Modarres2014EpidemiologicalCO,
  title={Epidemiological Characteristics of Fatal Traumatic Accidents in Babol, Iran: A Hospital-Based Survey.},
  author={Seyed Reza Modarres and Mohammad Hossein Shokrollahi and Mohsen Yaserian and Maryam Rahimi and Neda Amani and Aliasghar Manouchehri},
  journal={Bulletin of emergency and trauma},
  year={2014},
  volume={2 4},
  pages={146-50}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the epidemiological characteristics of fatal traumatic accidents in patients referred to a hospital in Babol, Northern Iran. METHODS This was a cross-sectional study being performed during a 1-year period including all the dead trauma patients referred to Shahid Beheshti Hospital of Babol. We included all those patients who were transferred to our center to trauma and injuries and passed away during the hospital stay. Those who died due to electrical shock, drowning and… CONTINUE READING