Zum Beweiswert der Stauungs- und Weichteilblutungen beim Erdrosseln und Erwürgen

@article{Reh2005ZumBD,
  title={Zum Beweiswert der Stauungs- und Weichteilblutungen beim Erdrosseln und Erw{\"u}rgen},
  author={Herbert Reh and K N Haarhoff},
  journal={Zeitschrift f{\"u}r Rechtsmedizin},
  year={2005},
  volume={77},
  pages={47-60}
}
14 fresh cadavers of adult persons were placed with the head or body tilted in atypical positions 3 to 65 hours after death. The persons concerned were neither asphyxiated nor had they suffered cranial trauma. Hypostasis in the head and neck occurred more rapidly and intensively the deeper the cranial parts of the body were placed. In the simulated cadaver positions, artificialecchymoses were observed in only a few places, mainly in the eyelids, the conjunctiva, the galea and the temporal… CONTINUE READING