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SNAKE BITE Dr.mohan 24.5.2010

SNAKE BITE Dr.mohan 24.5.2010

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SNAKE BITE 
CHAIRPERSON: Dr.Poornima Shankar PRESENTER: Dr.Mohan.T.Shenoy24.5.2010
 
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EFE 
ENCES 
Medical emergencies in children -Meherban Singh 
Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics ²18 
th 
Edition 
Textbook of Pediatric and Neonatal emergencies -Sachdev 
Textbook of forensic medicine and Toxicology by Reeddy ²25 
th 
edition 
Indian National Snakebite Protocols 2007 
Pediatric Management of Snakebite: The National Protocol  INDIAN PEDIATRICS VOLUME 44__MARCH 17, 2007 
WHO Guidelines for the Clinical Management of Snake bites in the South-East  Asia Region 
Management of Snake Bite -An Update Dr. S. Ghosh Journal of Physicians of india 2008 Vol. 18 
 
Epidemiology 
India estimates in the region of 200,000 snake bites /year with15-20,000 deaths .Originally made in the last century, are still quoted as no reliablenational statistics are available.
Males are bitten almost twice as often as females
50% of bites by venomous snakes are dry bites with negligibleenvenomatio
Majority of the bites being on the lower extremities.
Mostly between age group 11-50 yrs.
Only 7 to 15% are under 10 yrs age.
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