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Forensic Science, Medicine and Pathology

Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology OnlineFirst articles

07.12.2018 | Editorial

Genetic testing in sudden infant death – a wolf in sheep’s clothing?

07.12.2018 | Images in Forensics

An unusual case of pulmonary fat embolism following blunt trauma

Fat embolism is markedly underdiagnosed, even though it is a well-known phenomenon following fractures of the long bones, injury to subcutaneous fat tissue, rupture of a fatty liver, surgical operations on fatty tissues, septicemia, burns and …

07.12.2018 | Lessons from the Museum

Unusual osteological findings in sacred relics from the LESJE monastery in central Serbia

An adult male skeleton was submitted to the Department of Anatomy at the University of Belgrade for evaluation. It was believed to represent the remains of a second to third century Christian saint from the Lesje Monastery in central Serbia.

07.12.2018 | Commentary

Genetic testing in sudden unexpected natural death in the young: New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner’s experience and perspective

Postmortem genetic testing is a diagnostic tool that is becoming increasingly utilized. The benefits and limitations of genetic testing in cases of sudden, unexpected death in the young (≤ 40 years old) are reviewed from the perspective of the …

06.12.2018 | Original Article

Applying virtual reality in forensics – a virtual scene walkthrough

A major task of forensic investigations is the documentation and interpretation of evidence to reconstruct a forensically relevant incident. To accomplish this task, a scene is documented not only with photographs but also with 3D documentation …

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Forensic Science, Medicine and Pathology explores all aspects of modern day forensics, applying equally to children or adults, either living or the deceased. The range of topics covered includes forensic science, medicine, nursing, and pathology, as well as toxicology, human identification, mass disasters/mass war graves, profiling, imaging, policing, wound assessment, sexual assault, anthropology, archeology, forensic search, entomology, botany, biology, veterinary pathology, and DNA. Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology presents a balance of forensic research and reviews from around the world to reflect modern advances through peer-reviewed papers, short communications, meeting proceedings and case reports.

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14.11.2018 | Originalien | Ausgabe 6/2018

Retinale Blutungen beim Schütteltrauma

Differenzialdiagnostische Aspekte

01.11.2018 | Schwerpunkt: Immunpathologie | Ausgabe 6/2018

Der prädiktive Wert der PD-L1-Diagnostik

26.10.2018 | Vergewaltigung | CME | Ausgabe 6/2018

Rechtsmedizinische Untersuchung mit Spurensicherung nach sexualisierter Gewalt

Systematisches Vorgehen bei offizieller und vertraulicher Spurensicherung