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Reduction in blood flow to the head results from the use of the neck hold commonly referred to as the carotid sleeper. Using ultrasonic and laser-Doppler blood flow monitoring devices, quantitative assessment of the decrease in blood flow to the head was measured. During the application of the...
The sex of unidentified skeletons is not always easily and correctly determined by the general medical examiner with no formal training in forensic anthropology. Sometimes the diagnostic procedure may be extremely complicated when handling fragmented bones. The present preliminary observations...
Calcification of the annulus fibrosus at the base of the posterior mitral leaflet is a degenerative cardiac lesion commonly seen in the elderly. Coexisting calcification of the anterior mitral leaflet with resultant mitral stenosis is rare. We document a case of severe mitral annulus...
We studied the ultrastructure of human skin in a particular form of postmortem transformation: so-called “corification.” Six- and 12-month-old corpses were examined. The epidermis showed a remarkable ultra-structural preservation of its components comparable to freshly fixed material. The dermis...
External beveling of entrance wounds may be seen either when a bullet strikes the skull tangentially, producing overlapping entrance and exit wounds (keyhole defect) or, more commonly, in entrance wounds when the bullet strikes the skull perpendicularly to the surface of the bone. In the latter...
The physician, like any other human being, is subject to emotional problems, greed, jealousy, and instability of an individual under stress as well as mental disease which may all bring out improper behavior or criminal activity. Over the last two centuries, there have been instances where...
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