Injuries caused by rubber bullets: A report on 90 patients
Article first published online: 7 DEC 2005
Copyright © 1975 British Journal of Surgery Society Ltd.
British Journal of Surgery
Volume 62, Issue 6, pages 480–486, June 1975
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Millar, R., Rutherford, W. H., Johnston, S. and Malhotra, V. J. (1975), Injuries caused by rubber bullets: A report on 90 patients. Br J Surg, 62: 480–486. doi: 10.1002/bjs.1800620613
- Issue published online: 7 DEC 2005
- Article first published online: 7 DEC 2005
The injuries in 90 patients caused by rubber bullets are described. There was 1 death and 17 people in the series had permanent disabilities or deformities. In 41 patients the injuries necessitated admission to hospital. One fatality outside this series is known. Injuries to the head and neck were frequent and severe.