Medico-legal aspects of embolism with a case illustration.

Sarvesvaran, R. (1991) Medico-legal aspects of embolism with a case illustration. The Malaysian journal of pathology, 13 (2). pp. 89-100. ISSN 0126-8635

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An adult male sustained a number of stab injuries and other injuries including a fatal stab injury to the neck. There was evidence of air embolism which was considered to be a major factor causing death. The discussion is in four parts. Part I is confined to the post mortem examination. Part II relates to the medico-legal aspects of the case. Part III is a general discussion on embolism and its medico-legal significance whilst Part IV is on the medico-legal aspects of air embolism.

Item Type: Article
  1. Sarvesvaran, R.
Journal or Publication Title: The Malaysian journal of pathology
Additional Information: Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur
Uncontrolled Keywords: Embolism, Air/complications; Embolism, Air/etiology
Subjects: R Medicine > RB Pathology
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: Mr. Faizal Hamzah
Date Deposited: 01 Jun 2011 09:43
Last Modified: 21 Oct 2014 09:35

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