Cardiac pathology in fatal electrocution

B. Suresh Kumar Shetty, Tanuj Kanchan, Jenash Acharya, Ramadas Naik

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Abstract

Electrocution is mostly unintentional and occurs in domestic environment or in form of an occupational hazard. Electrical burns sustained in domestic environment or otherwise are associated with significant morbidity and mortality. The present report describes the pathological changes in the heart as observed in a case of fatal electrocution.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e45-e46
JournalBurns
Volume40
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2014
Externally publishedYes

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  • Surgery
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine

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Shetty, B. S. K., Kanchan, T., Acharya, J., & Naik, R. (2014). Cardiac pathology in fatal electrocution. Burns, 40(7), e45-e46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.burns.2014.02.001
Shetty, B. Suresh Kumar ; Kanchan, Tanuj ; Acharya, Jenash ; Naik, Ramadas. / Cardiac pathology in fatal electrocution. In: Burns. 2014 ; Vol. 40, No. 7. pp. e45-e46.
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Shetty, BSK, Kanchan, T, Acharya, J & Naik, R 2014, 'Cardiac pathology in fatal electrocution', Burns, vol. 40, no. 7, pp. e45-e46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.burns.2014.02.001

Cardiac pathology in fatal electrocution. / Shetty, B. Suresh Kumar; Kanchan, Tanuj; Acharya, Jenash; Naik, Ramadas.

In: Burns, Vol. 40, No. 7, 01.01.2014, p. e45-e46.

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Shetty BSK, Kanchan T, Acharya J, Naik R. Cardiac pathology in fatal electrocution. Burns. 2014 Jan 1;40(7):e45-e46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.burns.2014.02.001