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Forensic analysis of homicides on the basis of cases examined in the Forensic Medicine Department, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, in the years 1991-2002.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15694736     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The authors have reviewed medico-legal opinions relating to 3690 autopsy cases of homicides. Forensic analysis of all these cases showed a gradual increase in the number of homicides, especially those resulting from beating or using fire-arms. A great number of homicides with incised or stab wounds was also observed.
Authors:
K Rygol; C Chowaniec; M Kobek; M Chowaniec
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Forensic science international     Volume:  147 Suppl     ISSN:  0379-0738     ISO Abbreviation:  Forensic Sci. Int.     Publication Date:  2005 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-02-07     Completed Date:  2005-05-03     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7902034     Medline TA:  Forensic Sci Int     Country:  Ireland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  S75-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Forensic Medicine, Medical University of Silesia, Medyków 18, 40-752 Katowice, Poland.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Age Distribution
Asphyxia / epidemiology
Child
Child, Preschool
Female
Forensic Medicine
Homicide / statistics & numerical data*,  trends
Humans
Infant
Infant, Newborn
Male
Middle Aged
Poland / epidemiology
Sex Distribution
Wounds, Nonpenetrating / epidemiology
Wounds, Penetrating / epidemiology

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