Forensic Pathology Reviews

  • Michael Tsokos

Part of the Forensic Pathology Reviews book series (FPR, volume 5)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Death from Environmental Conditions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Burkhard Madea, Michael Tsokos, Johanna Preuß
      Pages 3-21
  3. Trauma

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. Elisabeth E. Türk
      Pages 25-38
    3. Jules Kieser, Kelly Whittle, Brittany Wong, J Neil Waddell, Ionut Ichim, Michael Swain et al.
      Pages 39-51
    4. Regula Wick, Roger W. Byard
      Pages 53-66
  4. Forensic Neuropathology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. Andreas Büttner, Serge Weis
      Pages 69-89
  5. Death from Natural Causes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Michael J. P. Biggs, Benjamin Swift, Mary N. Sheppard
      Pages 115-127
    3. Friedrich Schulz, Holger Lach, Klaus Püschel
      Pages 129-136
  6. Ballistics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
    2. Bernd Karger
      Pages 139-172
  7. Identification

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 172-172
    2. Glenda E. Cains, Roger W. Byard
      Pages 197-220
  8. Serial Murder

  9. Forensic Histopathology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 237-237
    2. Gilbert Lau, Siang Hui Lai
      Pages 239-265
  10. Forensic Age Estimation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 267-267
    2. Andreas Schmeling, Walter Reisinger, Gunther Geserick, Andreas Olze
      Pages 269-288
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 289-292

About this book


In this new volume of the globally recognized Forensic Pathology Reviews, Dr. Michael Tsokos has gathered chapters from the top experts in the field to reveal both the applied and scientific areas of expertise along the broad spectrum of forensics studies. Volume 5 piques the mind as leading forensic pathologists from the United States and around the world offer advanced insight into death caused environmental conditions, trauma, neuropathology, natural causes, and ballistics. The authors of this volume further their exploration as they impart research related to identification, serial murder, histopathology, and age estimation. While unveiling unsurpassed and cutting-edge knowledge, Forensic Pathology Reviews, Volume 5 will also inspire emerging forensic scientists to immerse themselves in innovative research.


Autopsy Ballistics Forensic Age Estimation Forensic Histopathology Forensic Neuropathology Serial Murder Trauma forensic pathology

Editors and affiliations

  • Michael Tsokos
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Legal Medicine and Forensic SciencesTurmstr. 21 (Hausl)Germany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Humana Press 2008
  • Publisher Name Humana Press
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-58829-832-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-59745-110-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1556-5661
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