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Atlas of forensic histopathology / Peter M. Cummings, Darin P. Trelka [and] Kimberley M. Springer.

Author/creator Cummings, Peter M., 1971-
Other author/creatorTrelka, Darin P.
Other author/creatorSpringer, Kimberley M.
Format Software, Book, Print, and Electronic
Publication InfoCambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
Descriptionxiii, 185 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Subject(s)
Series Cambridge medicine
Cambridge medicine (Series) ^A997641
Contents Machine generated contents note: Preface; 1. Post injury intervals; 2. Decomposition; 3. Thrombotic and embolic lesions; 4. Aspiration and drowning; 5. Poisoning; 6. Injuries; 7. Sudden death; 8. Pediatrics - special topics; Index.
Abstract "This atlas describes the histologic changes relevant to the modern practice of forensic pathology. It guides the reader through the common questions that the forensic pathologist will need to answer in relation to the cause of death, such as: is this feature artifact or is this real? What does this signify? How old is this injury? The book focuses on key issues of forensic importance - e.g. sudden death, environmental deaths, injury timing, suspected child abuse and bioterrorism. The book is highly illustrated with color photographs to increase the understanding of changes related to disease, decomposition and artifact. All illustrations are also available on a CD-ROM packaged with the book. Ideal as a source of quick reference next to the microscope, this is essential reading for forensic pathologists, forensic pathology fellows, pathologists who consult in forensic cases, pathology residents, autopsy pathologists, coroners and forensic investigators"--Provided by publisher.
Local noteLaupus-WCP
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2010034898
ISBN9780521110891 (hardback : alk. paper)
ISBN0521110890 (hardback : alk. paper)

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