JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY NURSING, vol.37, pp.79-85, 2011 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY NURSING
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
Children, Traditional health practices, Emergencies, Mother, First aid, AID KNOWLEDGE
Bursa Uludag University Affiliated:
Introduction: The approach of the residents of central Kars, Turkey, to emergencies in our conservative district is shaped by the effect of the culture. In emergency actions, many traditional approaches are preferred, using herbs and other available materials. Some of these approaches might be directly hazardous and some create danger indirectly as they prolong the treatment period.