An accidental death due to electric grinder: Dupatta as a strangulation hazard

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Deepak Herald D′Souza ; Vina R Vaswani ; Kishor Kumar Badiadka ; Venkat Krishna Shenoy ; Boban Babu (2013)
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences (issn: 2321-4848)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/2321-4848.113563
  • Subject: Accidental death | ligature strangulation | prevention | Medicine | R

Accidents could occur at home in any age group. Accidental ligature strangulation in adults could be prevented. We are reporting a case of a woman who died in her kitchen due to accidental strangulation by her dupatta while working with the electric grinder. This case h... View more
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