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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 ...
  • Endurance exercise training in Guillain-Barre syndrome 

    Pitetti, Kenneth H.; Barrett, Pamela J.; Abbas, D. (W.B. Saunders, 1993-07)
    The purpose of this case study was to determine whether an individual who had residual deficits following an acute incidence of Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS) would experience improved physiological adaptations following ...
  • The identification of Josef Mengele. A triumph of international cooperation 

    Eckert, William G.; Teixeira, W. R. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1985-09)
    In recent weeks, world attention has been focused on the identification of skeletal remains suspected of being those of the most widely sought Nazi war criminal still at large--Josef Mengele. Several important turns in the ...
  • 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 ...