Rehabilitation of a Bear Maul : A Case Report

Authors(4) :-Dr. Unjum Bashir, Dr. Sandeep Kour, Dr. B. Lakshmana Rao, Dr. Randhir Singh

Maul is to injure by rough treatment, manhandle, handle roughly or spoil the appearance. Among the wild animal attacks bear is the most common cause of human injuries. Deforestation has lead to the movement of bear from jungles to the planes. Bear maul is commonly seen in rural areas or where the population has migrated towards the higher reaches. Prosthodontist has always played a vital role in the restoration of form, function, aesthetics and social acceptability of such patients by giving maxillofacial prosthesis.

Authors and Affiliations

Dr. Unjum Bashir
Senior Resident, Department of Prosthodontics, Government Dental College, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Dr. Sandeep Kour
Professor and HOD, Department of Prosthodontics, Govt. Dental College, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Dr. B. Lakshmana Rao
Prof. &HOD, Department of Prosthodontics, Lenora Institute of Dental Sciences, Rajahmundry,Andhra Pradesh, India
Dr. Randhir Singh
Postgraduate Student, Govt. Dental College, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India

Wild Animal Attack, Human Injuries, Prosthodontist, Maxillofacial Prosthesis, Facial Moulage

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 3 | March-April 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 297-298
Manuscript Number : IJSRST173396
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X

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Dr. Unjum Bashir, Dr. Sandeep Kour, Dr. B. Lakshmana Rao, Dr. Randhir Singh, " Rehabilitation of a Bear Maul : A Case Report", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 3, Issue 3, pp.297-298, March-April-2017.
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