blunt trauma


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Noun1.blunt trauma - injury incurred when the human body hits or is hit by a large outside object (as a car)
harm, hurt, injury, trauma - any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
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An inquest was held at Crook Coroners Court last October where it emerged Mrs Bryant died as a result of blunt trauma to the head, after she was allegedly assaulted by another patient at the home.
During an inquest into her death at Crook Coroners ners Court in October, it emerged Mrs Court in October, it emerged Mrs Bryant died as a result of blunt trauma to the head, after she was allegedly assault by another patient at the home.
3] Blunt trauma secondary to motor vehicle collisions (MVCs) contributes to the majority of admissions to trauma centres.
All soft body armor system shall provide penetration resistance against labeled projectile penetration while reducing resultant blunt trauma and vest distortion to acceptable levels.
A post mortem revealed he died as a result of head injuries caused by blunt trauma.
Prosecutors said the child is out of danger but remains under close hospital supervision for blunt trauma injuries sustained at her home in Bessbrook, Co Armagh.
Dr Farooq, a prominent member of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), died of multiple stab wounds and blunt trauma to the head following the attack on his way home from work on September 16.
Tsarnaev and his brother, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, who died from gunshots and blunt trauma.
A post mortem revealed he died of blunt trauma injury and extensive bleeding into the brain.
The player received a blunt trauma to his left knee in the final game of the Premier League with Liverpool (against Newcastle)," the AUF said in a statement.
Penile fracture (PF) that usually develops after blunt trauma of the erected penis (1-4) is a relatively rare condition characterized by traumatic rupture of the tunica albuginea.
A post-mortem gave his cause of death as multiple stab wounds and blunt trauma to the head.