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  • Anorectal trauma. Medicolegal and forensic aspects 

    Eckert, William G.; Katchis, Steve (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1989-03)
    A review of both deliberate and accidental anorectal trauma is presented. The mechanisms and types of injuries as well as the complications are discussed. Injuries resulting from sexual assaults are discussed in detail.
  • Disinterments. Their value and associated problems 

    Eckert, William G.; Katchis, G. Steve; James, Stuart (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1990-03)
    This article presents our experience with several cases of disinterment, including reasons for disinterment, the methodology involved, and the value of this activity in solving medicolegal problems.
  • Effects of a minimally supervised exercise program for mentally retarded adults 

    Pitetti, Kenneth H.; Tan, Daphne M. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1991-05)
    Previous exercise studies that attempted to improve the cardiovascular fitness (CVF) of mentally retarded (MR) adults were flawed with methodological shortcomings that prevented conclusive results. At issue in these training ...
  • Investigation of cremations and severely burned bodies 

    Eckert, William G.; James, Stuart; Katchis, Steve (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1988-09)
    Among the most difficult cases for law enforcement and medicolegal investigators to investigate are those in which victims have been deliberately burned to cover up a crime, or those in which cremation has resulted from ...
  • Isokinetic arm and leg strength of adults with Down syndrome: a comparative study 

    Pitetti, Kenneth H.; Climstein, Mike; Mays, M. J.; Barrett, Pamela J. (W.B. Saunders, 1992-09)
    This study compared isokinetic arm (elbow flexion and extension) and leg (knee flexion and extension) strength of individuals with Down syndrome (DS), with mental retardation without DS (NDS), and sedentary young adults ...
  • The pathology and medicolegal aspects of sexual activity 

    Eckert, William G.; Katchis, Steve; Donovan, William (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1991-03)
    The pathology of injury and its complications related to sexual activities has changed remarkably when compared with that of the past, which usually involved assaults or murders of female victims of varying ages, with ...
  • Physical fitness and adults with mental retardation. An overview of current research and future directions 

    Pitetti, Kenneth H.; Rimmer, James H.; Fernhall, Bo (Adis International, 1993-07)
    The deinstitutionalization movement of the past 25 years has focused on the placement of people with mental retardation into community-based settings. There is a need for exercise- and health-related professionals to ...
  • The Ripper Project. Modern science solving mysteries of history 

    Eckert, William G. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1989-06)
    Modern scientific techniques may be applied to solve historical--even ancient--mysteries. Many such mysteries have been studied by forensic scientists, including anthropologists. One example is the recent examination of ...
  • The unusual accidental death of a pregnant woman by sexual foreplay 

    Eckert, William G.; Katchis, Steve; Dotson, Paul (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1991-09)
    This is the case of a young pregnant black woman who died during foreplay when her male partner with his hands accidentally forced air from her vaginal cavity into her uterine cavity, causing air embolization in the veins ...