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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.
    • Comparison of the battles at the Little Bighorn and at Isandhlwana. Medicolegal and forensic aspects 

      Eckert, William G. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1992-03)
      Compared are two great and remarkably similar battles that occurred less than 3 years apart: the U.S. Cavalry versus the Plains Indians in the battle at the Little Bighorn in Montana Territory of the United States, and the ...
    • Disinterments. Their value and associated problems 

      Eckert, William G.; Katchis, 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.
    • Forensic sciences and medicine. The clinical or living aspects 

      Eckert, William G. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1990-12)
      This presentation of information regarding the application of the forensic sciences and medicine to the evaluation of living persons and its related problems is based on the case experience of a private practitioner of ...
    • 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 ...
    • The Lockerbie disaster and other aircraft breakups in midair 

      Eckert, William G. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1990-06)
      This is a review of the experiences and activities of various specialty groups that constituted the organization developed to investigate the Lockerbie air disaster. Circumstances surrounding other aircraft midair breakup ...
    • Mass deaths by gas or chemical poisoning. A historical perspective 

      Eckert, William G. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1991-06)
      This review chronicles the characteristics of deliberate and accidental mass poisonings that occurred in World Wars I and II, in Bhopal, and in other historical cases up to and including modern wars. It also considers ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...