Suresh Samuel David

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Snake bite incidence is highest in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. This retrospective audit of 533 adult patients, who had presented to the Emergency Department, collates clinical features, effect of pharmacologic interventions and the risk factors that influence morbidity and mortality. Dual toxicity, neurological and haematological, was observed in 30.4% of(More)
INTRODUCTION Injuries of the hand have an enormous impact on hand function and on quality of life. Occupational injuries are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in India and their incidence has been steadily increasing. Sugarcane crushers produce juice using dangerous procedures. OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to determine the knowledge,(More)
Three experiments examined whether age and sex differences in pedestrian accidents might be partly attributable to differences in the visual perception of peripheral stimuli. Primary schoolchildren and adults responded individually to the presentation of lights at retinal eccentricities of 2 degrees, 20 degrees and 40 degrees. Experiments 1 and 2 measured(More)
In both adults and children, peripheral vision is poorer than foveal vision, but there is evidence that detection in peripheral vision is relatively poorer in children than it is in adults. That may contribute to the particularly high pedestrian accident rates of children. Two laboratory experiments investigated peripheral vision in men and women and in(More)
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