Profile of pediatric deaths in bellary district

Charan Kishor, Shetty and Gururaj, Biradar and Pavanchand, Shetty (2020) Profile of pediatric deaths in bellary district. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 14 (3). pp. 836-838. ISSN 0973-9122

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Study was conducted in VIMS bellary on cases brought for autopsy. The data was collected from the postmortem report of the body brought for autopsy.The study done on 607 pediatric deaths in retrospective manner. In this study it was found out that male mortality was higher in comparison to females. The vulnerable or susceptible age group among the studied sample was 12 to 18 years. Road traffic accident was found to be one of the major killers.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Paediatric death, Autopsy, Road traffic accidents
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: Fatin Safura
Date Deposited: 23 May 2022 07:58
Last Modified: 23 May 2022 07:58

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