This book is a concise guide to forensic pathology for undergraduate students.
Beginning with an introduction to Thanatology (the description or study of the phenomena of death and of psychological mechanisms for coping with them - Merriam Webster Medical Dictionary), the following sections describe pathological findings for different causes of death including mechanical injuries, thermal and electrical injuries, firearm injuries and transportation injuries. Regional injuries and mechanical asphyxia are also covered.
Each case is illustrated with numerous clinical photographs and detailed descriptions.
Concise guide to forensic pathology for undergraduates
Covers numerous causes of death - firearms, thermal, electrical
Includes both common and less common conditions
Each case highly illustrated with clinical photographs and descriptions
B Suresh Kumar Shetty MBBS MD PGCTM Professor and Head Prateek Rastogi MBBS MD PGDMLE PGDCFS Dip Cyber Law PGCMNCPA PGCTM Associate Professor Tanuj Kanchan MBBS DFM MD Associate Professor Jagadish Rao Padubidri MBBS MD DNB PGDCFS PGCTM Dip Cyber Law MNAMS Associate Professor YP Raghavendra Babu MBBS MD Associate Professor All are at Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, Karnataka, India