Improved Shield Bash

Type: General, Fighter
Sources: Player's Handbook
Defenders of the Faith

You can bash with a shield while retaining it shield bonus to your Armor Class.
Prerequisite: Shield Proficiency
Benefit: When you perform a shield bash, you may still apply the shield's shield bonus to your AC.
Normal: Without this feat, a character who performs a shield bash loses the shield's shield bonus to AC until his or her next turn.