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Selected Abstracts from Pediatrics
Jeffrey J. Sacks, Randall Lockwood, Janet Hornreicht, and Richard W. Sattin Fatal Dog Attacks, 1989-1994
Pediatrics 97: 891-895.

Selected Abstracts from Pediatrics
Lee E. Pinckney, and Leslie A. Kennedy Traumatic Deaths from Dog Attacks in the United States Pediatrics 69: 193-196.


Medline Abstract

Medline Abstract
Effects of gender and parental status on knowledge and attitudes of dog owners regarding dog aggression toward children. IR Reisner and FS Shofer J Am Vet Med Assoc, November 1, 2008; 233(9): 1412-9.

Selected Abstracts from Pediatrics
Exposure to Nontraditional Pets at Home and to Animals in Public Settings: Risks to Children
Larry K. Pickering, MD, Nina Marano, DVM, MPH, Joseph A. Bocchini, MD, Frederick J. Angulo, DVM, PhD and the Committee on Infectious Diseases

Medline Abstract
Pasteurella multocida is commensal of the normal nasopharynx or gastrointestinal flora in many domestic and wild animals. Cat and dog bites usually cause soft tissue infections. [Pasteurella multocida meningitis in a 93-year-old woman following a cat bite.] F Dutheil, D Wahl, and A Chamoux Med Mal Infect, November 13, 2008; .

Dog bites: still a problem?
Injury Prevention 2008;14:296-301;

Bite Wounds
Red Book.; 2009: 187-191.: Section 2. Recommendations for Care of Children in Special Circumstances
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Medline Abstract
Animal bites, mostly dog bites, often require an emergency department visit, but are often mistakenly considered innocuous. Indeed, bite wounds can lead to an handicap as well as become infected, mostly with the oral flora of the biting animal (Pasteurella, Capnocytophaga, Eikennella, streptococci, staphylococci and anaerobic bacteria).
[Animal bites and infection] N Boillat and V Frochaux Rev Med Suisse, October 8, 2008; 4(174): 2149-52, 2154-5.

Medline Abstract
Background: Dog bites are the most common animal bite injuries occurring in the United States. Estimated infection rates range between 15% and 20%. Polymicrobial infections are most common. Capnocytophaga canimorsus (C. canimorsus) is a Gram-negative rod strongly associated with dog bites, and is known to cause life-threatening infection in humans. A 42-year-old woman with septic shock: An unexpected source. Richard Sacks and Kim Kerr
J Emerg Med, February 5, 2009; .

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Effective preexposure and postexposure prophylaxis of rabies with a highly attenuated recombinant rabies virus.
M Faber, J Li, RB Kean, DC Hooper, KR Alugupalli, and B Dietzschold PNAS, July 7, 2009; 106(27): 11300-5.

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Animal-related injuries: epidemiological and meteorological features. M Emet, N Beyhun, Z Kosan, S Aslan, M Uzkeser, and Z Cakir Ann Agric Environ Med, June 1, 2009; 16(1): 87-92.

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Bilateral endophthalmitis due to dog bite. WJ Muen, AM Bal, S Wheelan, and F Green Ophthalmology, July 1, 2009; 116(7): 1420-1.

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A dog bite to the adult scrotum. D Saleh, D Shaw, and CS Biyani, Can Urol Assoc J, October 1, 2009; 3(5): E64-6..

Journal of Pediatric Psychology Advance
Brief Report: Don’t Kiss a Sleeping Dog: The First Assessment of “The Blue Dog” Bite Prevention Program Kerstin Meints and Tiny de Keuster University of Lincoln
All correspondence concerning this article should be addressed to Kerstin Meints, MA, PhD, Reader in Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, Lincoln LN6 7TS, UK. E-mail: kmeints@lincoln.ac.uk

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Selective mutism due to a dog bite trauma in a 4-year-old girl: a case report. D Anyfantakis, E Botzakis, E Mplevrakis, EK Symvoulakis, and I Arbiros J Med Case Reports, January 1, 2009; 3: 100.

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Clinical and bacteriological assessment of dog-to-dog bite wounds. S Mouro, CL Vilela, and MM Niza Vet Microbiol, January 11, 2010

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[Meningitis following a dog bite.] R Hurtado, P Lopez-Garcia, J Manuel-Ramos, and F Gutierrez Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin, January 25, 2010

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Medline Abstract: Local treatment of dog bites; a new method. RS WESTPHAL Bull Med Soc Cty Monroe, October 1, 1946; 4(6): 211.

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Medline Abstract: Fatal Dog Bite in the Absence of Significant Trauma: Capnocytophaga canimorsus Infection and Unexpected Death. D Stiegler, JD Gilbert, MS Warner, and RW Byard Am J Forensic Med Pathol, April 19, 2010.

Emergency Medicine Journal
Is time to closure a factor in the occurrence of infection in traumatic wounds? A prospective cohort study in a Dutch level 1 trauma centre Mark T M van den Baar; Job van der Palen; Marianne I Vroon; Paul Bertelink; Ron Hendrix
Emerg. Med. J. 2010; 27:540-543.

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Breed specific legislation: How data can spare breeds and reduce dog bites. KL Overall Vet J, June 2, 2010; . Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, Psychiatry Department – Penn Med, Philadelphia, PA 1910 4-7051, USA.

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Medline Abstract: The primary closure approach of dog bite injuries of the nose. T Zielinski Otolaryngol Pol, May 1, 2010; 64(3): 157-60.

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Medline Abstract: Epidemiology of animal bites and stings in Khuzestan, Iran, 1997-2006. SM Alavi and L Alavi
J Infect Public Health, January 1, 2008; 1(1): 51-5.

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Penetrating skull and brain injury due to a dog bite: a cautionary tale for the unwary. R Burns, A Kusanale, and PA Brennan Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg, September 8, 2010

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Clinical case report: Treatment of permanent tooth avulsion following trauma from a dog bite. Bianco; Bernier-Rodriguez; Forcier; Aguilera; Convey Gen Dent. 2010; 58: e268.

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Treatment of Hydrophobia in the Last Century: Method of Treating Those That Have Been under My Care for the Bite of a Mad Dog, or Other Mad Animal. J Dyer Prov Med Surg J, May 31, 1848; 12(11): 302-303.

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Animal and human bites in Iceland. K Oddsson, G Stefansdottir, B Mogensen, and S Gudmundsson Laeknabladid
February 1, 1995; 81(2): 126-132.

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Hydrophobia Nine Months after the Bite of a Dog. A Newman BMJ, May 4, 1872; 1(592): 471.

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A CASE OF CAT-BITE FEVER. GE Beaumont and AM Gill BMJ, March 23, 1935; 1(3872): 582-583.

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ADDER BITE. T Oliver BMJ, December 9, 1922; 2(3232): 1114-1115.

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Death of a Child from Hydrophobia two Years and four Months after being Bitten by a Rabid Dog.
WG Spencer BMJ, February 7, 1891; 1(1571): 277-278.

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A NOTE ON RAT-BITE FEVER, WITH REPORT AND TEMPERATURE CHART OF A RECENT CASE.
RW Cruickshank BMJ, November 23, 1912; 2(2708): 1437-1439.

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Rat-bite Fever from a Kitten.
AF Cole BMJ, March 28, 1936; 1(3925): 638-639.

BMJ Journal

BMJ Journal
Dog bite prevention: what children know C A Dixon; E M Mahabee-Gittens; C J Lindsell
Inj. Prev. 2010; 16:A169-c-170A -c.

BMJ Journal
Dog bite injuries a preventable hazard?
R Butcher; T De Keuster
Inj. Prev. 2010; 16:A221-a.

BMJ Journal
Call back study investigating child dog bite injury that occurs in the domestic setting in Victoria, Australia
K Ashby; E Cassell
Inj. Prev. 2010; 16:A188-b.

BMJ Journal
Inhibitory control and children’s risk for dog bites
A L Davis; D C Schwebel; B A Morrongiello; J Stewart; M Bell; E E Oneal
Inj. Prev. 2010; 16:A167-c-168A -c.

BMJ Journal
An epidemiological multicenter survey on dog bites in France between May 2009 and April 2010
C Ricard; G Sarcey; V Servas; C Beata; B Chevallier; A le Touze; B Thelot
Inj. Prev. 2010; 16:A128-a.
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The blue dog project – The development of a dog bite prevention programme aimed at young children
T De Keuster; K Meints; R Butcher
Inj. Prev. 2010; 16:A169-b.

BMJ Journal
How to prevent dog bite injuries? Children misinterpret dogs facial expressions
K Meints; A Racca; N Hickey
Inj. Prev. 2010; 16:A68-a.

BMJ Journal
How to prevent dog bite injuries? The blue dog
K Meints; T De Keuster; R Butcher
Inj. Prev. 2010; 16:A171-c-172A -c.

BMJ Journal
The blue dog challenges in marketing a prevention message
T De Keuster; R Butcher; M Van Laeken
Inj. Prev. 2010; 16:A168-c.

BMJ Journal
Why do children get bitten in the face?
K Meints; C Syrnyk; T De Keuster
Inj. Prev. 2010; 16:A172-d-173A -d

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Microbiology of animal bite wound infections.
FM Abrahamian and EJ Goldstein
Clin. Microbiol. Rev., April 1, 2011; 24(2): 231-46.

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Mortality, mauling, and maiming by vicious dogs.
JK Bini, SM Cohn, SM Acosta, MJ McFarland, MT Muir, and JE Michalek
Ann Surg, April 1, 2011; 253(4): 791-7.

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Handling and restraining aggressive dogs.
K Shepherd
Vet Rec, April 2, 2011; 168(13): 359-60.

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Political and practical problems with dangerous dogs.
D Grant Vet Rec, February 5, 2011; 168(5): 133-4.

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Dog bite injuries to the hand.
M Nygaard and LB Dahlin
J Plast Surg Hand Surg, April 1, 2011; 45(2): 96-101 .

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Animal and human bites in children.
DO Osaghae
West Afr J Med. 2011; 30: 421.

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