Abstract: The shaken baby syndrome is a kind of abusive or non-accidental head trauma that occurs when a child is violently shaken, actually described using the term abusive head trauma.
Abstract: Hanging is one of the 10 leading causes of death in the world accounting more than a million deaths annually. Differentiation between homicide and suicide may be a difficult task without a through death investigation.
Abstract: Hip and knee prostheses have occasionally been used to support identification of unknown persons along with other medical devices and implants. This paper looks at the specific issues around using hip and knee
Abstract: Dental identification of charred bodies consists of a complex procedure, making necessary the investigation of especially unique dental identifiers. In parallel, Implantology has become more accessible worldwide.
Abstract: This paper presents a case of a late discovery of a motorcycle accident victim. The fact that the remains were almost skeletonized required the input of several
Abstract: Suicide is a worldwide problem affecting mostly the Asian countries like India. The aim of the present study was to specify the risk factors. The study was carried out on 434 established cases of suicide out of 1701 cases of all medico legal autopsies.
Abstract: We report histomorphological changes of the capsules associated with Polyvinyl (Ivalon) sponge and silicone breast prosthesis implants, were removed from two Caucasian female cadavers between the ages of 50 and 80, and histologically analyze the reactions of the surrounding breast tissue to each type of breast implant.
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Abstract In infants and children accidental ingestion of caustic substances can occur, in adults otherwise chemical exposure may be related to suicidal behaviors. Acid or alkali agents can cause chemical burns from mild to