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Title Manual of forensic odontology / edited by David R. Senn, Richard A. Weems
Edition 5th ed
Published Boca Raton, Fla. : CRC Press, 2013


Description 1 online resource (xv, 445 pages) : illustrations (some color), color portraits
Contents 1. History of forensic odontology / Barry E. Lipton, Denise C. Murmann, and Edward J. Pavlik -- 2. Forensic pathology / Gary T. Simmons -- 3. Science and forensic odontology / Mary A. Bush, Veronique F. Delattre -- 4. Dental identification / Gary M. Berman [and others] -- 5. Dental, oral, and maxillofacial radiographic features of forensic interest / Edward E. Herschaft, Robert A. Danforth, and Richard A. Weems -- 6. Disaster victim identification / Gary M. Berman [and others] -- 7. Missing and unidentified persons / John E. Filippi, Stephanie A. Kavanaugh -- 8. Dental age estimation / James M. Lewis, David R. Senn -- 9. Bitemarks / Jon Curtis Dailey [and others] -- 10. Animal bitemarks / Kenneth F. Cohrn -- 11. Abuse and violence / John P. Kenney, John D. McDowell, and Duane E. Spencer -- 12. Jurisprudence and expert witness testimony / Robert E. Barsley, Thomas J. David, and Roger D. Metcalf -- 13. Organized forensic dentistry / Adam J. Freeman, Bruce A. Schrader -- 14. Becoming involved in forensic odontology / Kathleen A. Kasper and Denise C. Murmann
Summary Advances in forensic odontology have led to improvements in dental identification for individual cases as well as in disaster victim identification (DVI). New and updated technologies mean advances in bitemark analysis and age estimation. Growth in the field has strengthened missing persons' networks leading to more and faster identifications of unidentified individuals. A product of the American Society of Forensic Odontology, the Manual of Forensic Odontology, Fifth Edition provides comprehensive and up-to-date information involving all facets of forensic dentistry and explores critical issu
Notes "A publication of the American Society of Forensic Odontology."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force. WlAbNL
Subject Dental jurisprudence -- United States
Jurisprudence -- United States
Dental jurisprudence.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Senn, David R
Weems, Richard A
ISBN 9781439851340