Demographic and clinical characteristics among Turkish homeless patients presenting to the emergency department

Demographic and clinical characteristics among Turkish homeless patients presenting to the emergency department

Since the homeless are at greater risk of encountering health problems than the general population, the reasons for and incidence of their presentations to emergency departments also vary. The purpose of this study was to determine the sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of Turkish homeless patients who brought to the emergency department by ambulance.

JOURNAL: Turkish Journal of Emergency Medicine
VOLUME: 17
ISSUE: 4
PAGES: 136-140
PUBLICATION DATE: 2017