Key Features

  • More than 250 full-color images of normal and abnormal findings assist in determining causation and accurate identification, interpretation, and documentation of injuries.
  • Critical information related to clinical practice is highlighted throughout the text.
  • Interpretation of anogenital findings is simplified with coverage of normal anatomy and physiology of the mouth, genitalia, anus, and rectum, as well as anogenital variances not attributable to trauma.
  • Unique! Postmortem Sexual Assault Examinations chapter includes the details and photos of this specific examination.
  • Photo legends note proper identification and descriptive terminology of injuries, disease, and normal variances.
  • Key Terms are highlighted and defined, making it easier for healthcare providers, law enforcement, and legal professionals to use accurate medical forensic terminology for documentation and courtroom testimony.

Table of Contents

1. Evaluation of the Sexual Assault Patient

2. Wound Identification and Documentation

3. Anatomy and Physiology

4. Anogenital Dermatology

5. Consensual Intercourse

6. Anogenital Trauma

7. Postmortem Sexual Assault Examinations

 

Details

No. of pages:
160
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9781437727838

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