A review of 300 attempted strangulation cases Part II: clinical evaluation of the surviving victim.

@article{McClane2001ARO,
  title={A review of 300 attempted strangulation cases Part II: clinical evaluation of the surviving victim.},
  author={George E McClane and Gael B Strack and Duncan Hawley},
  journal={The Journal of emergency medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={311-5}
}
Medical literature describing victims who survive strangulation is scant. The majority of articles on strangulation are found in the forensic literature, describing the post-mortem findings on autopsy. This article presents a suggested protocol for the evaluation and treatment of the surviving victim of strangulation, based upon a review of the available literature. It also corroborates the findings of Strack et al., in the study by the San Diego City Attorney's Office, described in Part I of… CONTINUE READING

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