WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- THE MOTHER FROM HELL. Lambert, Pam; Jerome, Richard; Sieder, Jill; Herbst, Diane; Dennis, Alicia; Harrington, Maureen; Bane, Vickie // People;10/14/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 16, p120
Profiles Vincent DiMaio, chief medical examiner for Bexar County, Texas. His identification of a woman who killed six children by suffocation; Precedence for infanticide that his work developed.
- Post Mortem Live Chat: Wednesday, 12 p.m. ET. Michel, Amanda // Pro Publica;1/30/2011, p6
The article encourages readers to submit questions thorough Internet to participate in a live chat with the reporters who have investigated 2,300 coroner and medical examiner offices and published the report "The Real "CSI": How America's Patchwork System of Death Investigations Puts the Living...
- Looking for change. Booth, Sallie // Lawyer;11/4/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 44, pPI5
Examines the changes to the role of the coroner and of inquests in Great Britain. Focus on the investigation of facts rather than apportioning blame for the death; Consultation paper requesting views on the function of coroners released by the Review Committee; Need for prompt inquests after...
- Observations. Palmer, Steven // Funeral Home & Cemetery News;Apr2011, pA12
In this article the author discusses the difference between coroner and medical examiner in death investigations.
- medical examiner. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1420
A definition of the term "medical examiner" is presented, which refers to a physician trained and qualified to investigate the cause of a person's death and the circumstances surrounding it.
- The American College of Forensic Examiners Computer Bulletin Board System. Arney, Rex A. // Forensic Examiner;Sep/Oct1995, Vol. 4 Issue 9/10, p8
The article offers step-by-step instructions for using the electronic mail functions of the ForensicNet Web site of the American College of Forensic Examiners (ACFE).
- Relapsing polychondritis: an uncommon cause of dementia. Ellen-Lyons, D.; Oken, B.; Woltjer, R. L.; Quinn, J. // Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;May2008, Vol. 79 Issue 5, p609
The article presents a case study of a 51-year-old lawyer who was diagnosed with relapsing polychondritis as he reported a bilateral ear swelling. Relapsing polychondritis is a rare disorder that is characterised by recurrent and progressive inflammation of cartilaginous structures. In this...
- Female infanticide growing in India. // Women's International Network News;Autumn93, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p61
Focuses on the rise in female infanticide in India. Health and education programs; Problems resulting from technological developments.
- Mad or bad? Wilczynski, Ania // British Journal of Criminology;Summer97, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p419
Presents an article which reports the findings of a research project on child-killing by parents or parent-substitutes, drawing on a sample of 48 case files from the Director of Public Prosecutions in London from 1984. Sample of fatal and non-fatal cases; Statistics from the Criminal Appeal...