Homicide by a combination of three different asphyxial methods
作者: Siddhartha DasManoj Kumar Jena
作者单位: 1Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, JIPMER, Puducherry, India
2Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, SCB Medical College, Cuttack, Odisha, India
刊名: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences, 2016, Vol.6 (3), pp.298-302
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejfs.2015.04.001
关键词: HomicideManual strangulationSmotheringTraumatic asphyxia
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)A case of death of a healthy male in his early forties is described, where three different asphyxial methods, i.e., manual strangulation, smothering and traumatic asphyxia by thoracic compression were used. The interest in the case is generated because all this three methods were carried out by a single assailant. Nail scratch abrasions were present on the cheek and neck. Internal examination revealed haemorrhagic infiltration into the muscles of the neck, contusion of the inner wall of upper respiratory tract and fracture of the hyoid bone. The autopsy findings helped the forensic pathologist in reconstructing the sequence of events and the manner in which the act was carried out. This case highlights the possibility of the involvement of a single person only, in the...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)