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Forensic Medicine: Fundamentals and Perspectives

by Reinhard B. Dettmeyer, Marcel Verhoff, Harald Schutz
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Berlin : Springer, 2014.
Language
English
ISBN
9783642388187, 3642388183, 9783642388170, 3642388175
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Electronic access is available for UVA students, faculty, staff, and affiliates only. IP address verification required.
Contents
  • Introduction
  • The External Postmortem Examination
  • Thanatology
  • Autopsy (Syn. Postmortem Examination, Necroscopy)
  • Exhumation
  • Establishing Identity
  • Vital Reactions
  • Blunt Force Trauma
  • Pointed, Sharp, and Semi-sharp Force Trauma
  • Gunshot and Blast Wounds
  • Neck Trauma
  • Thermal Injury
  • Electricity, Lightning, and Gases
  • Asphyxia
  • Water-Related Deaths
  • Death by Starvation and Dehydration
  • Clinical Forensic Medicine
  • Child Abuse
  • Child Sexual Abuse
  • Infanticide and Neonaticide
  • Traffic Medicine
  • Forensic DNA Analysis
  • Forensic Osteology
  • Forensic Radiology
  • Special Case Constellations in Natural, Unexplained, and Unnatural Deaths
  • Torture
  • Forensic Psychopathology
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Forensic Alcohology
  • Forensic Toxicology.
Description
1 online resource (xxiv, 584 pages) : color illustrations
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other Forms
Available online as viewed 12/19/2013
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