2003 Volume 48, Issue 2 (March 2003)

    THIS ISSUE IS COMPLETE. For citation purposes, the official publication of this journal is the online version.


    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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)

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Page Count: 5

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002035

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002035


    Journal Article
    Trends in Explosive Contamination

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Page Count: 4

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002121

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002121


    Journal Article
    Polydrug Fatality Involving Metaxalone

    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

    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)

    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

    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

    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.

    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.

    Page Count: 1

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002319

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002319


    Editorial
    Author's Response

    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

    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

    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.

    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

    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

    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

    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)

    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

    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)

    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

    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

    Page Count: 2

    Published: 01 March 2003

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    Paper ID: JFS2002373

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS2002373


    Editorial
    Author's Response

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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.

    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