Updates in teenage acute intentional self-poisonings

  title={Updates in teenage acute intentional self-poisonings},
  author={Simona Stanca and Irina Bostan and Horia Tudor Stanca and Ciprian Danielescu and Mihnea Munteanu and Adrian Teodoru},
  journal={Romanian Journal of Military Medicine},
"Abstract: Acute intentional poisonings represent an important part of emergency pediatric pathology, as well as a psychiatric one, with an escalation tendency over the past years. The current paper consists of a descriptive prospective study, which took place over a period of 12 months, and included 342 children within the age range 6-18 years, that presented in the Emergency Unit, being subsequently treated as in-patients of the Pediatric Poisoning Center of “Grigore Alexandrescu” Emergency… 

Profile and outcomes of acute poisoning in the toxicology treatment and control center at Tanta University Hospital, Egypt

Rodenticides, pharmaceutical and CNS abused pharmaceutical drugs were the most common categories of poisoning and Rodenticides were responsible for most deaths.