Ana Sayfa | Dergi Hakkında | Yayın Kurulu | Bilimsel Danışma Kurulu | İçindekiler | Arşiv | Yayın Arama | Yazarlara Bilgi | İletişim  
2016, Cilt 30, Sayı 2, Sayfa(lar) 097-104   
ANALYSES OF THE THORACIC TRAUMA IN THE SECOND LEVEL STATE HOSPITAL
Onur AKÇAY1, Ahmet SIZLANAN2
1Kızıltepe Devlet Hastanesi, Göğüs Cerrahisi Kliniği, Mardin, Türkiye
2Mardin Devlet Hastanesi, Göğüs Cerrahisi Kliniği, Mardin, Türkiye
Keywords: Thoracic trauma, rib fracture, hemopneumothorax

Aim: Patients who has thoracic trauma was evaluated in second level state hospital was analyzed.

Material and Methods: Between July 2014- and November 2015, 281 patients records which have been applied or transeferred by thoracic trauma, were investigated retrospectively.

Results: The group had 235 male (%83,6) and 46 female (%16,4), and the mean age was 38,4+19,5 (median 35, 3-88). There were 206 (%73,3) patients with blunt thoracic trauma group and 75 (%26,7) patients with penetrating thoracic trauma group. Mean hospitalization time was 5,31+3,83 days. Mortality rate was %7,3 with blunt thoracic trauma group and %14,7 penetrating thoracic trauma group. There was no statistically significant (p=0,053).

Conclusion: It is important that thoracic traumas are life-threatening injuries, they and accompanying other systemic injuries shuld immediately be diagnosed and managed.