Cremation

Known as: Cremations 
Reducing a dead body to ashes by burning or incineration.
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2017
2017
Cremation of implanted cardiac electronic devices can be associated with explosion from rapid gas formation causing potential… (More)
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2012
2012
13 Numerous reports of successful radiocarbon dating of cremated bones have emerged 14 during the last decade. The success of… (More)
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2011
2011
Human cremation is a common funeral practice all over the world and will presumably become an even more popular choice for… (More)
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2004
2004
In spite of increasing number of cremations in the U.S., little is known about weights of cremated remains. This research was… (More)
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2003
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2003
Australia's oldest human remains, found at Lake Mungo, include the world's oldest ritual ochre burial (Mungo III) and the first… (More)
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2002
2002
Contemporary commercial cremation is a reductive taphonomic process that represents one of the most extreme examples of… (More)
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2001
2001
When dating unburnt bone, bone collagen, the organic fraction of the bone, is used. Collagen does not survive the heat of the… (More)
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1997
1997
This study establishes baseline parameters and examines those variables thought to influence cremains weights. Data were… (More)
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1990
1990
The dental status of 130 deceased Zurich people was evaluated from radiographs of their maxillary and mandibular dentitions taken… (More)
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1988
1988
Among the most difficult cases for law enforcement and medicolegal investigators to investigate are those in which victims have… (More)
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