2011

Dating Neurological Injury:

A Forensic Guide for Radiologists, Other Expert Medical Witnesses, and Attorneys

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ISBN: 978-1-60761-249-0 (Print) 978-1-60761-250-6 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Fundamentals

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-41

      The Structure of the Normal Brain and Its Imaging Appearance

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      Pages 43-58

      The General Appearance of Edema and Hemorrhage on CT, MR and US (Including a General Introduction to CT, MR and US Scanning)

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      Pages 59-68

      The Basics of Contrast and Its Role in Dating

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      Pages 69-88

      How the Imaging Appearance of Edema and Hemorrhage Change Over Time on CT, MR, and US: Dynamic (Acute) Dating

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      Pages 89-100

      Patterns of Parenchymal Injury: Pattern (Chronic) Dating

  3. Application to the Medical-Legal Setting

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-109

      Principles of Dynamic Dating in the Medical Legal Setting

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      Pages 111-115

      Principles of Pattern Dating in the Medical Legal Setting

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      Pages 117-118

      Therefore, What Can Be Said Based on the Images, and What Can’t Be Said Based on the Images

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      Pages 119-121

      The Root Causes of Uncertainty in Dating Neurologic Events Based on Imaging Findings

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 123-126