The “Scandinavian Star” ferry disaster 1990 -a challenge to forensic odontology


With 158 victims, the fire on board the “Scandinavian Star” was one of the world's worst ferry disasters. A team of identification experts, including dentists, were employed to secure evidence for identification and to remove the victims from the ferry. Four parallel teams, each with 2 dentists, examined and autopsied the victims at the Institute of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01369554

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