Deaths due to sharp force injuries in Bexar County, Texas, with respect to manner of death.

Abstract

In the United States, there is a paucity of studies examining sharp force injuries (SFIs), defined as an injury inflicted by cutting or stabbing with a sharp instrument. Few studies exist that discriminate between the injury patterns of suicidal or homicidal deaths incurred by SFI. In this retrospective study, all deaths secondary to SFI were evaluated at… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/PAF.0b013e31828ced68

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@article{Kemal2013DeathsDT, title={Deaths due to sharp force injuries in Bexar County, Texas, with respect to manner of death.}, author={Cameron J Kemal and Tyler Patterson and D Kimberley Molina}, journal={The American journal of forensic medicine and pathology}, year={2013}, volume={34 3}, pages={253-9} }