Characteristics of Shored Exit Wounds

    Volume 26, Issue 4 (October 1981)

    ISSN: 0022-1198


    Published Online: 1 October 1981

    Page Count: 8

    Dixon, DS
    deputy medical examiner, Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, District of Columbia, Washington, D.C.

    (Received 27 February 1981; accepted 11 May 1981)


    Experimentally produced shored exit wounds are examined primarily with respect to the elements of wound appearance and secondarily to the effects of weapon caliber, kinetic energy of the round, type of shoring material, and shoring pressure on wound characteristics.

    Paper ID: JFS11424J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS11424J

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    Title Characteristics of Shored Exit Wounds
    Symposium , 0000-00-00
    Committee E30