Penetrating injuries of the brain caused by a nail are rare. An interesting case of a patient with schizophrenia who attempted suicide by a self-inflicted penetrating intracranial injury using a nail is reported here. The literature related to this unusual case is reviewed.
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 01-09-2003|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Clinical Neurology