volume 22, issue 3, P184-188 2017
DOI: 10.17986/blm.2017331585
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Serbülent Kılıç, Gürol Cantürk, Gökhan İbrahim Öğünç

Abstract: AbstractObjective: The aim of our study is to show through experiments harming potential of blank firing guns, which are known to be harmless mistakenly. Materials and Methods:Two different types of blank firing guns were utilized to shot at chicken leg as a tissue simulant; at a distance of 0-5 cm. Results of the experiments were photographed and recorded in a digital platform.Contact shot at chicken leg caused full-thickness bone fracture and full-thickness tissue penetration. In contrast, correlation was n…

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