An Unusual Case of Transorificial Abdomino-Thoracic Impalement Injury in a Child

Hemanshi Shah; Charu Tiwari; Shalika Jayaswal; Keshav Murthy

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 236-239

   Impalement injuries are rare in the paediatric age group. Still rarer are injuries which traverse multiple body cavities. Such injuries require multispecialty management at a tertiary care centre. We describe a case of an accidental impalement injury in a 12-year-old boy after a fall from height. The ...  Read More

Maternal Beliefs and Socioeconomic Correlated Factors on Child Mortality from Drowning in Caspian Sea Coastline

Ali Davoudi-kiakalayeh; Reza Mohammadi; Shahrokh Yousefzade-Chabok

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 2014, , Pages 86-91

  Objective: To investigate maternal beliefs, practices about causes and determinant factors on drowning and maternal socioeconomic correlated factors on child mortality from drowning.Methods: From March 2005 to March 2009, in a register-based cohort study and household survey, individual records utilizing ...  Read More