Sudden death in relation to inhaling lighter fluid in adolescents


BÖRK T., CELBİŞ O., Petekkaya S. , Oner B. S. , ŞAMDANCI E.

ROMANIAN JOURNAL OF LEGAL MEDICINE, vol.25, no.4, pp.379-383, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.4323/rjlm.2017.379
  • Title of Journal : ROMANIAN JOURNAL OF LEGAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.379-383

Abstract

Background. Sudden death as a consequence of lighter fluid abuse, though rare, happens during the adolescence period. The purpose of this study is to discuss the findings related to the deaths of young adults who died due to inhalation of lighter fluid.