Demographic characteristics of patients presented to pediatric emergency department with febrile seizure and identification of risk factors for recurrence


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Aksay A., KUMANDAŞ S. , PER H. , Poyrazoglu G., GÜMÜŞ H.

IZMIR DR BEHCET UZ COCUK HASTANESI DERGISI, vol.8, no.3, pp.159-166, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5222/buchd.2018.58076
  • Title of Journal : IZMIR DR BEHCET UZ COCUK HASTANESI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.159-166

Abstract

Objective: Febrile convulsion is the most frequently observed type of convulsion in childhood. Our aim in this study is to identify etiological factors, risk factors for recurrence and recurrence rate by determining demographic characteristics of the patients with febrile convulsions.