A minefield trauma pattern


Keywords: a minefield trauma; simulation; soft tissues; rats

Abstract

Objective. Сreation of pattern of a minefield trauma of different severity in the rats.

Маterials and methods. A minefield damage of soft tissues of the hip was simulated in rats, using a construction gun (СG) and a specially designed rack, which provided the CG fixation while shooting. The steel shrapnel were put into the CG stem to imitate the damages from the affecting elements.

Results. Маcroscopic estimation of the damages have shown, that they have the signs, characteristic for affection of the soft tissues by a shock wave, the flame jet and affecting elements. Possibility to vary the tissues affection degree at the expense of the powder charge size, absence or presence of affecting elements was shown.

Conclusion. The pattern proposed simulates a minefield trauma and may be applied in any scientific-research laboratory, dealing with experimental medicine.

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Author Biographies


N. A. Chizh, Institute of Problems in Cryobiology and Cryomedicine, Kharkiv

Chizh Nikolay A. - PhD (Med), Associate Professor/Senior Scientific Researcher

Head of Department of Experimental Cryomedicine

Institute for Problems of Cryobiology and Cryomedicine

23, Pereyaslavskaya str., 61016, Kharkov, Ukraine

+38(057) 373-41-43

n.chizh@ukr.net

https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0085-296X


G. A. Kovalov, Institute of Problems in Cryobiology and Cryomedicine, Kharkiv

Kovalov Gennadiy A. - PhD (Med), Associate Professor/Senior Scientific Researcher

Department of Experimental Cryomedicine

Institute for Problems of Cryobiology and Cryomedicine

23, Pereyaslavskaya str., 61016, Kharkov, Ukraine

+38(057) 373-41-43

g.o.kovalyov@nas.gov.ua

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5714-6698


I. V. Belochkina, Institute of Problems in Cryobiology and Cryomedicine, Kharkiv

Belochkina Iryna V. - PhD (Bio), Associate Professor/Senior Scientific Researcher

Department of Experimental Cryomedicine

Institute for Problems of Cryobiology and Cryomedicine

23, Pereyaslavskaya str., 61016, Kharkov, Ukraine

+38(057) 373-41-43

ibelochkina@ukr.net

https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0090-2971


I. P. Mikhailova, Institute of Problems in Cryobiology and Cryomedicine, Kharkiv

Mikhailova Iryna P., Scientific Researcher

Department of Experimental Cryomedicine

Institute for Problems of Cryobiology and Cryomedicine

23, Pereyaslavskaya str., 61016, Kharkov, Ukraine

+38(057) 373-41-43

irene.mikhailova@gmail.com

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7829-0058

Published
2019-01-30
How to Cite
Chizh, N. A., Kovalov, G. A., Belochkina, I. V., & Mikhailova, I. P. (2019). A minefield trauma pattern. Klinicheskaia Khirurgiia, 85(1), 61-64. https://doi.org/10.26779/2522-1396.2019.01.61
Section
Experimental Investigations