High tension electrical injury from a telephone receiver

Paul C. Thomas, Pramod Kumar

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Abstract

A high tension (13 000 V) electrical injury to a young man from telephone receiver is described. The current entered the telephone circuit due to contact with a high tension live wire running close to the telephone wire 2 km away from the site of incidence.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)502-503
Number of pages2
JournalBurns
Volume27
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 26-07-2001
Externally publishedYes

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  • Emergency Medicine
  • Surgery

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Thomas, Paul C. ; Kumar, Pramod. / High tension electrical injury from a telephone receiver. In: Burns. 2001 ; Vol. 27, No. 5. pp. 502-503.
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In: Burns, Vol. 27, No. 5, 26.07.2001, p. 502-503.

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