Brogdon's Forensic Radiology, Second Edition by Michael J.,M.D., Michael J. Thali,Mark D. Viner,B.G. Brogdon

By Michael J.,M.D., Michael J. Thali,Mark D. Viner,B.G. Brogdon

The benchmark first version of Forensic Radiology, released in 1998, was once a milestone within the forensic group — a bestseller through the international and a typical reference for practitioners and educators alike. Like its predecessor, Brogdon’s Forensic Radiology, moment variation covers the full scope of radiological purposes within the forensic sciences, profiling present and expected makes use of of latest modalities and strategies.


  • Provides an creation to forensic radiology, together with historic views and definitions utilized in the field

  • Offers guide on trial instruction and powerful court testimony

  • Demonstrates using forensic radiology in id of the dead

  • Explores using radiology to aid in gunshot and abuse instances and in nonviolent crimes

  • Contains a completely new part on digital imaging and virtopsy

  • Examines technological and protection issues

For radiologists, forensic scientists, forensic dentists, health workers, investigators, and attorneys

Over the earlier twelve years, the fields of forensic technology and radiology have built significantly, necessitating a revision of this severe work.

New subject matters during this variation include:

  • The radiologist as a professional witness

  • Modern cross-sectional imaging in anthropology

  • New techniques to radiology in mass casualty situations

  • The use of digital imaging and virtopsy — new modalities constructed and complicated because the ebook of the final edition

  • Forensic and scientific utilization of x-rays in physique packing for drug smuggling

  • Imaging within the clinical examiner’s facility and within the field

  • Radiology of targeted items, antiquities, and mummies

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