2003 Volume 48, Issue 2 (March 2003)

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    Technical Categories

    Anthropology

    Criminalistics

    Engineering

    Jurisprudence

    Odontology

    Pathology/Biology

    Psychiatry

    Questioned Documents

    Toxicology

    Editorial

    Miscellaneous


    Anthropology

    Technical Note
    A Fast and Safe Non-Bleaching Method for Forensic Skeletal Preparation

    Fenton T., Birkby W., Cornelison J.

    Page Count: 3

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002034

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002034


    Journal Article
    A Metric Method for Sex Determination Using the Hipbone and the Femur

    Albanese J.

    Page Count: 11

    Published: 01 January 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2001378

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2001378


    Journal Article
    Punched With A Fist: The Etiology of a Fatal Depressed Cranial Fracture

    Fenton T., deJong J., Haut R.

    Page Count: 5

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002024

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002024



    Criminalistics

    Technical Note
    A Simple DNA Extraction Method for Marijuana Samples Used in Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism (AFLP) Analysis

    Coyle H., Shutler G., Abrams S., Hanniman J., Neylon S., Ladd C., Palmbach T., Lee H.

    Page Count: 5

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2001207

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2001207


    Journal Article
    Development of an Alu-Based, QSY 7-Labeled Primer PCR Method for Quantitation of Human DNA in Forensic Samples

    Nicklas J., Buel E.

    Page Count: 10

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002247

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002247


    Journal Article
    Evaluation of Extraction Techniques for the Forensic Analysis of Human Scalp Hair Using Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)

    Goodpaster J., Drumheller B., Benner B.

    Page Count: 8

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002205

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002205


    Journal Article
    Firearm and Toolmark Identification Criteria: A Review of the Literature, Part II

    Nichols R.

    Page Count: 10

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002246

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002246


    Journal Article
    Identification and Quantitation of Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate (NaGHB) by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

    Chew S., Meyers J.

    Page Count: 7

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002186

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002186


    Technical Note
    Performance Evaluation of Two Multiplexes Used in Fluorescent Short Tandem Repeat DNA Analysis

    Buse E., Putinier J., Hong M., Yap A., Hartmann J.

    Page Count: 10

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2001316

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2001316


    Journal Article
    The Fingernails of Mary Sullivan: Developing Reliable Methods for Selectively Isolating Endogenous and Exogenous DNA from Evidence

    Cline R., Laurent N., Foran D.

    Page Count: 6

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002107

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002107


    Journal Article
    Time Since Discharge of Pistols and Revolvers

    Andrasko J., Ståhling S.

    Page Count: 5

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002035

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002035


    Journal Article
    Trends in Explosive Contamination

    Oxley J., Smith J., Resende E., Pearce E., Chamberlain T.

    Page Count: 9

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002158

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002158


    Technical Note
    Variant Alleles on the Penta E Locus in the PowerPlex® 16 Kit

    Mizuno N., Sekiguchi K., Sato H., Kasai K.

    Page Count: 4

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002259

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002259


    Journal Article
    Water-Soaked Evidence: Detectability of Explosive Traces After Immersion in Water

    Kamyshny A., Magdassi S., Avissar Y., Almog J.

    Page Count: 6

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002017

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002017



    General

    Technical Note
    A Comprehensive Analysis of Forensic Science Training in Forensic Pathology Fellowship Programs

    Pinckard J., Hunsaker D., Weedn V.

    Page Count: 6

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002143

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002143


    Technical Note
    Lifting Shoeprints Using Gelatin Lifters and a Hydraulic Press

    Shor Y., Tsach T., Vinokurov A., Glattstein B., Landau N., Levin N.

    Page Count: 5

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2001247

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2001247



    Odontology

    Technical Note
    Adherence of Forensic Odontologists to the ABFO Guidelines for Victim Evidence Collection

    McNamee A., Sweet D.

    Page Count: 4

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002285

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002285


    Journal Article
    Model of Age Estimation Based on Dental Factors of Unknown Cadavers Among Iranians

    Monzavi B., Ghodoosi O., Savabi O., Hasanzadeh A.

    Page Count: 3

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002174

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002174


    Journal Article
    Tooth Formation and the Mandibular Symphysis During the First Five Postnatal Months

    Nystrom M., Ranta H.

    Page Count: 6

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002274

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002274



    Pathology

    Journal Article
    A Review of Nail Gun Suicides and an Atypical Case Report

    Shakir A., Koehler S., Wecht C.

    Page Count: 5

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002281

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002281


    Journal Article
    Iatrogenic Catheter-Related Cardiac Tamponade: A Case Report of Fatal Hydropericardium Following Subcutaneous Implantation of a Chemotherapeutic Injection Port

    Shields L., Hunsaker D., Hunsaker J.

    Page Count: 5

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002071

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002071


    Journal Article
    Malaria Deaths in the United States: Case Report and Review of Deaths, 1979–1998

    Stoppacher R., Adams S.

    Page Count: 5

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002272

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002272


    Journal Article
    Virtopsy, a New Imaging Horizon in Forensic Pathology: Virtual Autopsy by Postmortem Multislice Computed Tomography (MSCT) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)—a Feasibility Study

    Thali M., Yen K., Schweitzer W., Vock P., Boesch C., Ozdoba C., Schroth G., Ith M., Sonnenschein M., Doernhoefer T., Scheurer E., Plattner T., Dirnhofer R.

    Page Count: 18

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002166

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002166



    Questioned Documents

    Technical Note
    A Study to Investigate the Evidential Value of Blue Gel Pen Inks

    Mazzella W., Khanmy-Vital A.

    Page Count: 6

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002275

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002275



    Toxicology

    Journal Article
    Fatal Diphenhydramine Intoxication in Infants

    Baker A., Johnson D., Levisky J., Hearn W., Moore K., Levine B., Nelson S.

    Page Count: 4

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002121

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002121


    Journal Article
    Polydrug Fatality Involving Metaxalone

    Gruszecki A., Kloda S., Simmons G., Daly T., Hardy R., Robinson C.

    Page Count: 3

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002286

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002286


    Technical Note
    Postmortem Oxycodone and Hydrocodone Blood Concentrations

    Spiller H.

    Page Count: 3

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002309

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002309



    Editorial

    Editorial
    Population Genetics of 12 STR Loci in a Sample of Mestizos from Ecuador (South America)

    Sánchez D., Gonzalez-Andrade F., Martinez-Jarreta B.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002218

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002218


    Editorial
    DNA Short Tandem Repeat Profiling of Morocco

    Jauffrit A., El Amri H., Airaud F., André M., Herbert O., Landeau-Trottier G., Giraudet S., Richard C., Chaventré A., Moisan J.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002264

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002264


    Editorial
    Commentary on: Lewis C. WinID2 versus CAPMI4: two computer-assisted dental identification systems. J Forensic Sci 2002;47(3):536-538

    McGivney J.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002269

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002269


    Editorial
    Commentary on: Wickenheiser RA. Trace DNA: a review, discussion of theory and application of the transfer of trace quantities of DNA through skin contact. J Forensic Sci 2002;47(3): 442–50.

    Sutherland B., Cordiner S., Bright J., Walsh S.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002315

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002315


    Editorial
    Commentary on: Stephan CN. Facial approximation: globe projection guideline falsified by exophthalmometry literature. J Forensic Sci 2002;47(4):730–5.

    EA Craig E.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002319

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002319


    Editorial
    Author's Response

    Wickenheiser R.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002326

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002326


    Editorial
    Allele Frequencies of Mitochondrial DNA STR Locus in Two Chinese Ethnic Groups

    Tang H., Liu Y., Yan J., Gao J., Hou Y.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002331

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002331


    Editorial
    Genetic Data Analysis of HLA-DQA1 in Four Colombian Populations: Pereira, Armenia, Manizales, and Choco

    Builes J., Bravo M., Moreno M., Gaviria A., Espinal C.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002332

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002332


    Editorial
    Commentary on: Platt MS, et al. Death associated with liposuction: case reports and review of the literature. J Forensic Sci 2002;47(1):205-207.

    Coldiron B.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002335

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002335


    Editorial
    Six Y-Chromosome STR Frequencies in a Population from Argentina

    Garofalo M., Gangitano D., Juvenal G., Budowle B., Lorente J., Padula R.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002339

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002339


    Editorial
    Population Data for Seven Y-Chromosome STR Loci from Three Different Population Groups Residing in Connecticut

    Coyle H., Budowle B., Bourke M., Carita E., Hintz J., Ladd C., Roy C., Yang N., Palmbach T., Lee H.

    Page Count: 3

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002345

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002345


    Editorial
    Variation of the Hypervariable Region-1 of Mitochondrial DNA in Central-Eastern Italy

    Verginelli F., Donati F., Coia V., Boschi I., Palmirotta R., Battista P., Costantini R., Destro-Bisol G.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002350

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002350


    Editorial
    Frequencies at CD4, FES, and F13A1 Microsatellite Loci in Central-Southern Sardinia (Italy)

    Battaggia C., Ruscitto D., Destro-Bisol G., Vacca L., Calo C., Vona G.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002351

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002351


    Editorial
    HLA-DQA1 and Polymarker Allele Frequencies in Peru

    Pérez L., Hau J., Garcia O.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002352

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002352


    Editorial
    HLA-DQA1 and Polymarker Locus Allele Frequencies in the Northeast Region of Colombia (Departments of Santander, Norte de Santander, Boyaca and Casanare)

    Vargas C., Castillo A., Lemus M., Gil A., Pico A., Garcia O.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002353

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002353


    Editorial
    Haplotype Frequencies of Three Y-Chromosome STR Loci in Tibetan Ethnic Group of Chinese Population

    Ying B., Tang J., Gao Y., Chen Y., Li Y., Wu J., Zhang J., Shi M., Zhu Q., Zhou X., Hou Y.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002370

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002370


    Editorial
    Allele Frequency Distribution for 10 STR Loci in the Malay Population of Malaysia

    Panneerchelvam S., Haslindawaty N., Ravichandran Z., Norazmi M., Zainuddin Z.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002373

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002373


    Editorial
    Author's Response

    Stephan C.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002375

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002375


    Editorial
    Distributions of Allelic Frequencies and Haplotypes of Two Novel Y-Chromosome STR in a Chinese Population

    Zhu Q., Tang J., Gao Y., Ying B., Hou Y., Li Y., Wu J., Ji Q.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002381

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002381



    Miscellaneous

    Letters
    Strategy for Staffing Forensic Scientists

    Dale W., Becker W.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002311

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002311


    Book Review
    Review of: Digital Evidence and Computer Crime

    Collins J.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002313

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002313


    Book Review
    Review of: A Review of Suspect Identities: A History of Fingerprinting and Criminal Identification

    Bailey J.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002314

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002314


    Letters
    Model Standards for Forensic Science Graduate Program Evaluation

    Sensabaugh G., Gaensslen R.

    Page Count: 5

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002329

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002329


    Book Review
    Review of: Forensic Examination of Glass and Paint

    Houck M.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002336

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002336


    Book Review
    Review of: Dead Reckoning: The New Science of Catching Killers

    Payne D.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002337

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002337


    Book Review
    Review of: An Introduction to Forensic DNA Analysis, Second Edition

    Foran D.

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002355

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002355


    Miscellaneous
    In Memoriam: James G. Zimmerly, M.D., J.D.

    Wecht C.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002391

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002391


    Miscellaneous
    Erratum

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS482030480

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS482030480