Occupational injuries admitted to the Emergency Department.

@article{Ozkan2010OccupationalIA,
  title={Occupational injuries admitted to the Emergency Department.},
  author={Seda Ozkan and Sara S Kilic and Polat Durukan and Okhan Akdur and Alper Vardar and Sebahattin Geyik and Ibrahim Ikizceli},
  journal={Ulusal travma ve acil cerrahi dergisi = Turkish journal of trauma & emergency surgery : TJTES},
  year={2010},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={241-7}
}
BACKGROUND We aimed to identify the characteristics, causes and rates of injuries associated with occupational accidents. METHODS Patients who presented to the Emergency Department due to injuries occurring as a result of occupational accidents were determined retrospectively. In occupational injuries, several parameters were evaluated, such as gender, occurrence mechanism, injury type, injury localization, severity score of the injury, and the type of profession. RESULTS The number of… CONTINUE READING

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