Blunt Force Trauma

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The ‘black’ eye

Case Study: 3-D Printing Victim's Skull for a Jury

The evidence of a homicide presented in a courtroom—exacting, and weighted down with scientific terms—can sometimes trip up jurors. These peers of …

Conner Marshall: Flashbacks of murdered son's injuries

<b>Warning: Distressing images and content</b><p><b>When Nadine Marshall waved her 18-year-old son Conner off as he went to stay at a caravan site with friends, she never imagined the next time she saw him he would be lying critically injured in a hospital bed after a savage beating by a stranger.</b><p>And the mental …

Crime

Evaluating Blunt Trauma Patients

Mental Health

A BEAUTIFUL example from one of my cases of "tissue bridging" which is the classic finding of a laceration. #forensics #pathology https://t.co/ydUb5okz47

Vascular Trauma

Paranormal

A finite element model of blunt traumatic aortic rupture. - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>Blunt traumatic aortic rupture has a scene survival of 2-5% and is present in 20% of all automobile fatalities. The manner in which the …

PubMed

Morel-Lavallée lesions in the ED - St Emlyns

So, I’m back after 2 1/2 weeks away in the wilds of Yorkshire near the Gothic town of Whitby. It was quite a marvellous holiday with lots of mountain …

Neurology

Examples of tramline bruises in clinical forensic medicine. - PubMed

1Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, DIMEC, Institute of Legal Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.2Institute of Legal Medicine …

Emergency care in facial trauma--a maxillofacial and ophthalmic perspective.

2005 Aug;36(8):875-96. Epub 2005 Mar 24.<p>1Maxillofacial Unit, The Royal Group of Hospitals, Grosvenor Road, Belfast BT12 6BA, Northern Ireland, UK. …

Life-threatening complications and irreversible damage following maxillofacial trauma. - PubMed

Trauma remains one of the principal causes of mortality in the western world, especially among young adults. The most serious immediate …

Pair killed neighbour over child's burst football

<b>A father and daughter who launched a fatal attack on a neighbour who punctured a child's football have been convicted of manslaughter.</b><p>Kelly Machin, 34, had been fed up with balls landing in her back garden in Leicester, so she burst one before throwing it back over the fence.<p>The child's mother and …

Crime

Human hands evolved for punching, scientists say after swinging corpses around on a pendulum

Scientists have swung human corpses around on a pendulum to establish that the human body evolved so that we could punch each other.<p>Our hands didn’t …

Twitter / Account Suspended

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Facial tripod fracture - lateral orbit, zygoma, and maxilla. Requires surgical management. #EMConf https://t.co/4m2xMcN57q

Family tree fall: human ancestor Lucy died in arboreal accident, say scientists

Researchers claim analysis of 3.2m-year-old skeleton of ‘grandmother of humanity’ shows injuries consistent with those of humans falling on hard ground, but others query findings<p>The ancient human ancestor known as Lucy may have met her death more than 3m years ago when she tumbled out of a tree and …

Hope everyone has a great weekend, for those working here's some #BoxersFracture basics #FOAMed #ortho https://t.co/cRRyDFWESA

Project 2 #Odysseyfieldschool by Winsome Lee: Upper limb fractures - type & distribution in Cypriot males & females https://t.co/LJUwCYncEJ

Man fighting for his life after Birmingham 'road rage attack'

Victim remains unconscious with serious head injuries after ‘unprovoked’ attack on Friday evening in Kitts Green area of city<p>A man is fighting for his life after allegedly being punched during a suspected road rage attack. The assault took place on Gressel Lane in Kitts Green, Birmingham, at 6.30pm …

g-force

This article is about a type of acceleration. For other uses, see G-Force (disambiguation).<p>This article is about effects of long acceleration. For …

The Physics Behind a Madman’s Parachute-Free Skydive Into a Giant Net

Luke Aikins went skydiving without a parachute. This is crazy—not because it's impossible, but because really bad things happen if you make a …

Odyssey Fieldschool (season 3 2016) discovering broken noses: antemortem healed nasal fracture - @Larner_Llama https://t.co/mjUe6XeEzJ

US skydiver jumps without parachute into net from 25,000ft

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1254000/1254247_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518140428_841f3778d5e22fbe5abe5aa5c6e75860<p><b>American Luke Aikins has become the first person to jump from 25,000 ft (7,620m) without a parachute, landing safely in a net.</b><p>Mr Aikins - who has more …

Paragliding

Skydiver makes history by jumping 25,000 feet into a net without a parachute

A skydiver has made history by becoming the first person to jump 25,000 feet without a parachute.<p>Luke Aikins, 42, a veteran of 18,000 jumps, completed the stunt without mishap, landing almost in the middle of the 100ft by 100ft net.<p>Taking only a few moments to regain his composure, Mr Aikins dusted …

Airplanes