[Polytrauma in childhood from the forensic medicine viewpoint].

  • Derek Leopold
  • Published 1989 in Beitrage zur Orthopadie und Traumatologie


Forensic investigations on lethal accidents of infants and teenagers inclusive biomechanic aspects. Under 523 avoidable deaths are a high number of traffic accidents. This analysis was extended to serious accidental trauma of head and/or vertebral column. Most of the children dead by lesions of CNS, violent injury of intracranial vessels and traumatic… (More)


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@article{Leopold1989PolytraumaIC, title={[Polytrauma in childhood from the forensic medicine viewpoint].}, author={Derek Leopold}, journal={Beitrage zur Orthopadie und Traumatologie}, year={1989}, volume={36 4}, pages={142-6} }