Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Animal Bites?

Richard H. Sinert, DO


August 18, 2015

Determining the exact incidence of animal bite wounds in the United States is difficult, because many are never reported. Each year, an estimated 4.5 million dog bites occur, which result in hundreds of thousands of emergency department visits. Do you know the concerns associated with such injuries and how best to treat them? Test yourself with this short quiz.


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