Treatment received per grade of dog bite
Rabies vaccine Immunoglobulin Grade 1 90% 53% Grade 2 97% 84% Grade 3 99% 82% Note: Table made from bar graph.
This report presents data on 40 children treated at the Charleston Area Medical Center over a 4-year period for dog bite
injuries to the head, face, and neck.
This case illustrates that the immediately visible puncture of a dog bite
may not reflect more serious underlying blunt trauma.
After evaluating 84 cases of dog bites
in kids over an eight-year period, the researchers found that most injuries were caused by family pets (27 percent), with a high frequency of injuries occurring during the summer months.
aureus endocarditis after a dog bite
has not been reported before.
It was interesting to note that medical centers were responsible for reporting more than 58 percent of the dog bite
As predators, wolves chase and chomp down on small fleeing prey, which is why reports of dog bites
often involve a running child.
My reason for wanting to know the dates of this year's Dog Bite
Prevention Week has to do with last year's card listing a number of suggestions on "How to be a responsible dog owner.
5 million children are bitten by dogs, and it is estimated that by age 12, half of all children in this country will experience a dog bite
, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The attorneys at Hastings & Hastings have been handling dog bite
cases for over 35 years.
admissions were highest in the Summer months and in the 0-9 year old age group.
com are pleased to announce they offer free dog bite
consultation services for both adult and child victims of dog bites