Firearms, Ballistics & Gunshot Wounds

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Forensic pathologist Marianna Eserman: This is what a bullet does to the body

Farmer, 83, cleared over shooting man on his land

<b>An 83-year-old farmer who shot a convicted burglar on his land has been cleared of inflicting grievous bodily harm.</b><p>Kenneth Hugill, from Wilberfoss, near York, shot Richard Stables injuring him in the foot on 13 November 2015.<p>Hull Crown Court heard Mr Hugill saw a car drive past his remote farmhouse …

Crime

#Australian soldier’s #skull with extensive damage by #bullet #wounds sustained in the Battle of Passchendaele in #FirstWorldWar #forensic https://t.co/qnqXeHSi72

Man who shot toddler in the head with an air rifle and left him with permanent disabilities jailed for two years

A man who shot a crying 18-month-old boy in the head with an air rifle and left him with permanent disabilities has been jailed for two years.<p>Jordan Walters, 25, fired the weapon at Harry Studley, who was left fighting for life and with permanent disabilities.<p>The toddler underwent emergency surgery …

CCTV recorded man shooting his wife in the head, inquest hears

Norfolk coroner is told Stephen Muncaster shot his wife Allison and then went outside, where his body was found<p>A man was caught on CCTV shooting his wife in the head with a shotgun, an inquest has heard.<p>Stephen Muncaster, 47, killed his wife Allison, 48, as she sat on the sofa at their home in …

Extremism

'Several dead' after Turkish bus hit by bomb

A bomb has killed and wounded dozens of people in the central Turkish city of Kayseri.<p>The Turkish military said 13 of its personnel had died and 48 …

What is Taught on Firearm Safety in Undergraduate, Graduate, and Continuing Medical Education? A Review of Educational Programs. - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>Because there have been no published formal reviews on teaching of firearm safety, we set out to systematically locate and review the …

The Assassination of the Prime Minister, Spencer Perceval

<b>Only once has a British Prime Minister been assassinated. Two hundred years ago, on the 11th May 1812, John Bellingham shot dead the Rt. Hon. Spencer</b> …

The effect of brain tomography findings on mortality in sniper shot head injuries. - PubMed

OBJECTIVES:<p>Penetrating gunshot head injuries have a poor prognosis and require prompt care. Brain CT is a routine component of the standard …

The effect of brain tomography findings on mortality in sniper shot head injuries

OBJECTIVES: Penetrating gunshot head injuries have a poor prognosis and require prompt care. Brain CT is a routine component of the standard …

Neurology

Battle of Culloden Skull by NTS Archaeology - 3D model

About this model<p>This skull is the only know human remains from the Battle of Culloden. It is held in the collections of the Surgeon’s Hall Museum who …

3D Printing

Bombings: Injury Patterns and Care

<i>Bombings: Injury Patterns and Care</i> curriculum was developed through the Linkages of Acute Care and EMS to State and Local Injury Prevention Programs …

Blast Injuries

Immediate actions in an active shooter or knife attack

Immediate actions following a suspect or exploded bomb

Cranial gunshot injury | Radiology Case

Vine

(GRAPHIC) Wounding patterns of blast injury

The wounding patterns of blast injuries are well known to any military medic who has served recently on operations, with Improvised Explosive Devices …

Boston Marathon Bombing

Pearls for the management of GSW associated traumatic injury

<b>Author: Joshua Bucher, MD (Assistant Professor, Department of EM, Rutgers – RWJMS; Assistant EMS Medical Director, RWJ-MHS) // Edited by: Alex</b> …

Medicine

High speed ballistics photography - Shotguns and other

2mm (right) and 2,4mm (left) shots<p>3mm (right) and 3,5mm (left) shots<p>4mm (right) and 4,5mm (left) shots<p>Super sabot (right) and Practical slug …

High Speed Ballistics Photography

This page is currently the most comprehensive information source for visual transition phase ballistics and it focuses on precision ballistic …

Shredded intestines from a gunshot wound to the leg!

This is a case study of a casualty that I was involved with a number of years ago in Afghanistan. I feel it is worth sharing due to the fact that it …

AK47 gunshot wound

The following case study is of a friend of mine (written with his permission) who was shot through the neck on operations by an AK47 from a range of …

Self Defense

Why I'd rather be shot with an AK47 than an M4.

Admittedly I’d rather not be shot with either, but if I had to choose, I’d take a round from the AK47 over the M4 any day of the week. To understand …

(GRAPHIC) Through-and-through gunshot wound to the chest

The following case study is of an Afghan civilian woman who was medically evacuated to a Forward Surgical Team in regional Afghanistan having …

Medicine

Army Prepares To Cut The Mustard

...agent from its chemical weapon stockpile<p>Weapons aren’t designed for disassembly. Mustard agent, commonly referred to as mustard gas, is a deadly chemical weapon that has a similar smell to the condiment. Used widely during World War I, the liquid agent is dispersed in the air like a mist, where …