Bone scans can support asylum seekers' claims of torture

Kezwer, Gil
November 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/17/98, Vol. 159 Issue 10, p1237
Academic Journal
Describes the use of bone scintigraphy to determine prior injuries in those seeking political asylum. Research by Mirzaei et al in the `Lancet'; Injection of a radioactive isotope in the procedure; Scintigraphy's usual uses; Details about the study; Views of Toronto, Ontario lawyer Sergio Karas.


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