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Document ID (ISN)53822
CIS number 90-867
ISSN - Serial title 0025-729X - Medical Journal of Australia
Year 1988
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Barss P., Ennis S.
Title Injuries caused by pigs in Papua New Guinea
Bibliographic information 5-19 Dec. 1988, Vol.149, No.1112, p.649-656. Illus. 34 ref.
Abstract Detailed case studies of 20 injuries (many serious and 1 fatal) caused by domestic and wild pigs in a tropical environment. Both surgical problems and secondary infections are discussed. Safer methods for the hunting of pigs are proposed.
Descriptors (primary) livestock rearing; hunting; injuries; swine
Descriptors (secondary) Papua New Guinea; developing countries; fatalities; case study
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Animal hazards
Livestock rearing
Hunting