Atlas of Forensic Pathology, 1st Edition

  • Joseph A. Prahlow
  • Roger W. Byard
  • Published By: Humana Press
  • ISBN-10: 1617790583
  • ISBN-13: 9781617790584
  • DDC: 614.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 906 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released September 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Designed for non-pathologists, who normally interact with forensic pathologists. Presents full color images that are of interest to forensic pathologists, odontology and anthropology, fingerprint and DNA specialists, crime scene investigators , and all students of forensic science.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Preface and Acknowledgment.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction to Pathology.
2: Introduction to Forensic Sciences.
3: Introduction to Forensic Pathology.
4: Death Investigation.
5: Death Certification.
6: Overview of Anatomy and Physiology.
7: The Forensic Examination and Autopsy.
8: Postmortem Changes and Time of Death.
9: Identification of Human Remains.
10: Natural Deaths.
11: Drug-Related and Toxin-Related Deaths.
12: Blunt Force Injury Deaths.
13: Gunshot Wound Deaths.
14: Sharp Force Injury Deaths.
15: Asphyxial Deaths.
16: Drowning Deaths.
17: Electrical Deaths.
18: Temperature-Related Deaths.
19: Burns- and Fire-Related Deaths.
20: Deaths in Infancy and Childhood.
21: Miscellaneous.