Death due to traumatic asphyxia is seen in which type of blast injury (AIIMS May 2014)
|A||Primary blast injury|
|B||Secondary blast injury|
|C||Tertiary blast injury|
|D||Miscellaneous blast injury|
Miscellaneous blast injury.
a. Quaternary injuries, or other miscellaneous named injuries, are all other injuries not included in the first three classes. These include flash burns, crush injuries, falling masonry and respiratory injuries.
b. Falling masonry (collapse of building) can cause traumatic asphyxia.