Essentials of Autopsy Practice

Innovations, Updates and Advances in Practice

  • Guy N. Rutty

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Nobuhiro Yukawa, Eiji Kakizaki, Shuji Kozawa
    Pages 1-36
  3. Christopher M. Milroy, Jacqueline L. Parai
    Pages 37-52
  4. Mark A. Singleton, Carolyn I. Richardson, Peter J. Bownes, Wendy B. Tindale, Julian L. Burton
    Pages 53-83
  5. Robie Kamanyire, Ishani Kar-Purkayastha, Virginia Murray
    Pages 85-108
  6. Nicholas C. A. Hunt
    Pages 109-133
  7. Sarah V. Hainsworth
    Pages 151-170
  8. Nicholas C. A. Hunt
    Pages E1-E1
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 171-174

About this book

Introduction

Essentials of Autopsy Practice: Innovations, Updates and Advances in Practice is the fifth volume in the Essentials in Autopsy Practice series, covering topics of current and future interest. Designed to keep all involved in the investigation of death abreast of changes within the field, this volume covers a wide range of topical areas which can be encountered around the world.

Essentials of Autopsy Practice: Innovations, Updates and Advances in Practice covers death by drowning; deaths from extreme temperature; the radioactive autopsy; chemical contamination and the autopsy; blast injuries; forensic odontology identification; and determination of the force used to cause an injury.

Useful to both trainees and consultants in all specialty areas within pathology, including forensic pathology, Essentials of Autopsy Practice: Innovations, Updates and Advances in Practice also serves as a guide to all those involved in death investigation, i.e. nurses, lawyers, paramedics and police officers.

Keywords

autopsy blast chemical death drowning force forensic hyperthermia hypothermia odontology radiation

Editors and affiliations

  • Guy N. Rutty
    • 1
  1. 1., Forensic Pathology UnitLeicester Royal InfirmaryLeicesterUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-85729-519-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-85729-518-7
  • Online ISBN 978-0-85729-519-4
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