5 Forensic Age Estimation in Unaccompanied Minors and Young Living Adults

@inproceedings{Schmeling20125FA,
  title={5 Forensic Age Estimation in Unaccompanied Minors and Young Living Adults},
  author={Andreas Schmeling and Pedro Manuel Garamendi and J L Prieto and Mar{\'i}a Irene Landa},
  year={2012}
}
1.1 FAE a need in nowadays everyday forensic practice Forensic Age Estimation (FAE) defines an expertise in forensic medicine which aims to define in the most accurate way the chronological age of person of an unknown age involved in judicial or legal proceedings. The term “estimation” defines more precisely than other as “diagnosis” the real limits inherent to this expertise. The state of the art in FAE is such that nowadays there is no medical test or a group of tests that absolutely and… CONTINUE READING