Amputation due to fishing net

K. R. Nagesh, Prateek Rastogi

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Abstract

Occupational injury is a major and often preventable health problem in a work environment. Every year around a million people are affected and thousands are killed in work related accidents. Fishing as a sport and occupation is enjoyed and practiced by people of all age groups. Fishing related hazards and injuries are common but unreported. A fatal case of amputation of a limb caused by fishing net is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)377-381
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Forensic and Legal Medicine
Volume14
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-08-2007
Externally publishedYes

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Extremities
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Health
Wounds and Injuries
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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Law

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Nagesh, K. R. ; Rastogi, Prateek. / Amputation due to fishing net. In: Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 2007 ; Vol. 14, No. 6. pp. 377-381.
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In: Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine, Vol. 14, No. 6, 01.08.2007, p. 377-381.

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