Snake bite and its treatment – The essential awareness

Shetty, B Suresh Kumar and *, TanujKanchan and Shetty, Shrinidhi, Anurag J. and Monteiro, Francis N. P. (2011) Snake bite and its treatment – The essential awareness. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine and pathology, 4 (3). pp. 131-133.

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Abstract

Snake bites when viewed globally form a major chunk of neglected health problem in the tropics which comprise mostly of the developing and underdeveloped countries. Lack of awareness, delay in presentation to hospital, difficulty in identification of snake, clinical manifestation and treatment protocol, along with Anti Snake Venom (ASV) and its complications remain the vital issues regarding snake bite and its treatment that needs to be highlighted.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Mangalore > Forensic Medicine
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 13 Mar 2012 10:52
Last Modified: 13 Mar 2012 10:52
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/3512

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