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    Letters to the Editor

    In Appreciation

    Determining the Relative Age of Ballpoint Inks Using a Single-Solvent Extraction Technique

    A Critical Evaluation of Current Ink Dating Techniques

    Electrophoresis Reliability: I. The Contaminant Issue

    Detection of Lea Substance in Saliva Stains by Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) Using Anti-Gum Arabic Serum

    The Use of Separator Isoelectric Focusing in Micro-Ultrathin Polyacrylamide Gels in the Characterization of Some Polymorphic Proteins of Forensic Science Significance

    Reagents for Chemical Development of Latent Fingerprints: Vicinal Triketones—Their Reaction with Amino Acids and with Latent Fingerprints on Paper

    Comparison of Drug Retention Indices Determined on Packed, Wide Bore Capillary and Narrow Bore Capillary Columns

    Observations of High Velocity Bloodspatter on Adjacent Objects

    Automation of Gunshot Residue Detection and Analysis by Scanning Electron Microscopy/Energy Dispersive X-Ray Analysis (SEM/EDX)

    Suicidal Contact Gunshot Wounds to the Head with .38 Special Glaser Safety Slug Ammunition

    Identification of the Cadaver Remains of Josef Mengele

    Comparative Radiographic Study of Human and Animal Long Bone Patterns

    Age and Ossification of the Hyoid Bone: Forensic Implications

    Lack of Observable Intoxication in Humans with High Plasma Alcohol Concentrations

    Identification of Serial Homicide Victims in the “Green River Murder” Investigation

    An Analysis of Toxic Deaths, 1982 to 1985, Pima County, Arizona

    Police Custody: Deaths and Medical Attention

    Drugs and Alcohol in Hypothermia and Hyperthermia Related Deaths: A Retrospective Study

    Psychosocial Aspects of Selecting Animal Species for Physical Abuse

    Self- and Official Report of Name Variation Among Male Offenders

    The Uses and Effects of Forensic Science in the Adjudication of Felony Cases

    Distributions of Genetic Markers in United States Populations: III. Serum Group Systems and Hemoglobin Variants

    A System for Handwriting Classification

    The Forensic Science Evidence in the Investigation of the World War II Activities of Dr. Kurt Waldheim

    Concentrations of Mustard Gas [Bis(2-Chloroethyl)Sulfide] in the Tissues of a Victim of a Vesicant Exposure

    Deaths Caused by Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in an Open Environment (Outdoors)

    Embolization of Cotton Pledgets Following Insertion of Porcine Cardiac Valve Bioprostheses

    Caffeine Toxicity: A Case of Child Abuse by Drug Ingestion

    A Case of Paternity Testing Influenced by the Silent Allele of Rh Erythrocyte Groups

    Ingestion of Isobutyl Nitrite, A Recreational Chemical of Abuse, Causing Fatal Methemoglobinemia

    Fatal Disopyramide Intoxication from Suicidal/Accidental Overdose

    A Case with Bear Facts

    A Review of Investigating Arson

    A Review of Lindow Man: The Body in the Bog

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 32 1987

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 32 1987

    Letters to the Editor

    In Appreciation

    The Evolution of Questioned Document Examination in the Last 50 Years

    The Present Direction of Research in Forensic Odontology

    A Scanning Electron Microscopy and Electron Probe X-Ray Microanalysis (SEM-EPMA) of Pink Teeth

    An Assessment of the Value of Blue, Red, and Black Cotton Fibers as Target Fibers in Forensic Science Investigations

    Color Matching Within a Fiber Data Collection

    Examination Techniques for Determining Whether or Not a Key Is an Original or a Duplicate

    Rapid Clay Mineralogical Analysis for Forensic Science Investigation—Clay Mineralogy Over the Short Distances

    Development of a Radioimmunoassay Technique for the Detection of Human Hemoglobin in Dried Bloodstains

    Fast Isoelectric Focusing of Some Polymorphic Proteins and Enzymes in Miniaturized Gels Using an Automated System

    Chromatographic and Spectroscopic Profiles of Cannabis of Different Origins: Part I

    Fluorescence of Petroleum Products III. Three-Dimensional Fluorescence Plots of Petrolatum-Based Products

    The Quantitation of Phenyl-2-Propanone Using High-Performance Liquid Chromatography

    Incidence of Cannabinoids in Medical Examiner Urine Specimens

    Stability of Plasma Total Cholesterol, Triglycerides, and Apolipoproteins B and A-I During the Early Postmortem Period

    Cardiac Blood pH as a Possible Indicator of Postmortem Interval

    Operational Criteria for the Determination of Suicide

    Causes of Death of Patients in an Institution for the Developmentally Disabled

    A Processing Protocol for Drug Residue and Latent Print Evidence

    Wilton Marion Krogman, Ph.D. (1903–1987): The End of an Era

    Bullet Ricochet from Gypsum Wallboard

    Regional Study of Free Fatty Acids and Free Carnitine Behavior in Cardiac Tissue in Relation to Different Causes of Death

    Autoerotic Asphyxial Death Following Television Broadcast

    A Case of Panhypogammaglobulinemia Masquerading as Child Abuse

    Pheochromocytoma and Sudden Death as a Result of Cerebral Infarction in Turner's Syndrome: Report of a Case

    A Review of Violence Prediction: Guidelines for the Forensic Practitioner

    Recovery of Latent Prints and Drug Residues from a Problem Porous Surface

    A Review of Violence Prediction: Guidelines for the Forensic Practitioner

    A Review of Human Values in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

    A Review of Evil Angels

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 33 1988

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 33 1988

    Letters to the Editor

    In Appreciation

    Inactivation of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) by Ionizing Radiation in Body Fluids and Serological Evidence

    Biostatistical Evaluation of Evidence from Continuous Allele Frequency Distribution Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Probes in Reference to Disputed Paternity and Identity

    Group Specific Component: Isoelectric Focusing Subtyping and Immunoblot Detection

    The Use of k Values in the Interpretation of Glass Density and Refractive Index Data

    Typewriting Versus Writing Instrument: A Line Intersection Problem

    A Perspective on Probability and Physical Evidence

    A Study on the Standard for Forensic Anthropologic Identification of Skull-Image Superimposition

    Dental Characteristics of a Large Military Population Useful for Identification

    Recovery and Identification of World War II Dead: American Graves Registration Activities in Europe

    Unexpected Death as a Result of Infective Endocarditis

    Wounding Characteristics of .38 Caliber Revolver Cartridges

    The Identification of Domestic and Foreign Automobile Manufacturers Through Body Primer Characterization

    Photographically Subtracting Interfering Images from ESDA Print

    Fatal Accidental Enflurane Intoxication

    Carbofuran Poisoning of Pregnant Woman and Fetus Per Ingestion

    Drug Testing in Urine

    Drug Use Testing: The Canadian Scene

    Hair Analysis for Drugs of Abuse

    The Discovery Process in Drug Use Testing Litigation

    Forensic Science Identification of Drugs of Abuse

    Legal Considerations in Drug Use Testing: Privacy Rights, Contracts, and Wrongful Use of Test Results

    A Review of Clinical and Experimental Toxicology of Cyanides

    A Review of Pathology Annual 1988

    A Review of Road Users and Traffic Safety

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 34 1989

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 34 1989

    Letters to the Editor

    In Appreciation

    Use of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Fingerprints for Identity Determination: Comparison with Traditional Paternity Testing Methods—Part I

    Use of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Fingerprints for Identity Determination: Comparison with Traditional Paternity Testing Methods—Part II

    Effects of Cytosine Methylation at Restriction Sites on Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Typing

    Trajectory Reconstructions I: Trace Evidence in Flight

    The Identification of Unreacted Precursors, Impurities, and By-Products in Clandestinely Produced Phencyclidine Preparations

    High-Performance Liquid Chromatography with Column Switching for the Determination of Cocaine and Benzoylecgonine Concentrations in Vitreous Humor

    Comparison of Dyes from Transferred Fibers by Scanning Densitometry

    Further Evaluation of Probabilities in Human Scalp Hair Comparisons

    Fluorometric Determination of Pseudocholinesterase Activity in Postmortem Blood Samples

    Effect of Fabric Washing on the Presumptive Identification of Bloodstains

    An Application of Probability Theory to a Group of Breath-Alcohol and Blood-Alcohol Data

    Delayed Ethanol Analysis of Breath Specimens: Long-Term Field Experience with Commercial Silica Gel Tubes and Breathalyzer Collection

    Differences Between Multisite Postmortem Ethanol Concentrations as Related to Agonal Events

    The Usefulness of Lung Surfactant Phospholipids (LSPs) in the Diagnosis of Drowning

    A New Approach to Unraveling Tangled Adhesive Tape for Potential Detection of Latent Prints and Recovery of Trace Evidence

    The Accuracy of Sex Identification in European Skeletal Remains Using the Phenice Characters

    Brain Markers and Suicide: Can a Relationship Be Found?

    Expert Systems in Forensic Science

    The Expert Witness: Ethics and Responsibilities

    Euthanasia: A Challenge for the Forensic Toxicologist

    Capillary Gas-Liquid Chromatography Separation of Phenethylamines in Amphetamine-Positive Urine Samples

    The Detection of Group Specific Component (Gc) in the General Population of West Virginia

    Sudden Cardiac Death During Exercise in a Weight Lifter Using Anabolic Androgenic Steroids: Pathological and Toxicological Findings

    Fetal Death Due to Nonlethal Maternal Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    A Death Resulting from Trichlorotrifluoroethane Poisoning

    The Tubular “Cookie Cutter” Bullet: A Unique Projectile

    Attempted Murder with Pancuronium

    The Use of Human Skin in the Fabrication of a Bite Mark Template: Two Case Reports

    Tragedy at Gunpowder River: Amtrak-Conrail Collision, Chase, Maryland

    A Review of Interpretation of Bloodstain Evidence at Crime Scenes

    A Review of Cocaine—An Annotated Bibliography

    A Review of Strategic Use of Scientific Evidence

    A Review of Sex Murder and Sex Aggression: Phenomenology, Psychopathology, Psychodynamics and Prognosis

    A Review of The Psychopathic Mind: Origins, Dynamics, and Treatment

    A Review of Reconstruction of Life from the Skeleton

    A Review of Pathology Annual 1990: Part 1

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 35 1990

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 35 1990

    Letter to the Editor

    In Appreciation

    Validation Studies on the Analysis of the HLA DQα Locus Using the Polymerase Chain Reaction

    Typing of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Extracted from Compact Bone from Human Remains

    A Rapid Method for the Determination of Cocaine in Brain Tissue

    Isolation, Identification, and Origin of Three Previously Unknown Congeners in Illicit Cocaine

    Clinical and Morphological Findings on Mustard Gas [Bis(2-Chloroethyl)Sulfide] Poisoning

    Fiber Transfer and the Influence of Fabric Softener

    Arson Evidence Container Evaluation: II. “New Generation” Kapak Bags

    Geriatric Offenders Examined at a Forensic Psychiatry Clinic

    Cocaine in Decomposed Human Remains

    Matching Bullets to Bone Impact Signatures

    Fetal Death Following Maternal Trauma: Two Case Reports and a Survey of the Literature

    Detection of Bone and Bone-Plus-Bullet Particles in Backspatter from Close-Range Shots to Heads

    Autoerotic Asphyxial Death Initially Misinterpreted as Suicide and a Review of the Literature

    Cardiac Laceration and Pericardial Tamponade Due to Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation After Myocardial Infarction

    Identification of Human Remains by Comparison of Frontal Sinus Radiographs: A Series of Four Cases

    A Review of Witnesses from the Grave: The Stories Bones Tell

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 36 1991

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 36 1991

    Letters to the Editor

    A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Detection of Clandestine Graves

    Contribution of Rodents to Postmortem Artifacts of Bone and Soft Tissue

    Ultraviolet Radiation and Its Role in Wound Pattern Documentation

    The Detection and Documentation of Trace Wound Patterns by Use of an Alternative Light Source

    A Statistical Analysis of Successional Patterns in Carrion-Arthropod Assemblages: Implications for Forensic Entomology and Determination of the Postmortem Interval

    Transferrin (TF) Typing from Semen Stains Using Isoelectric Focusing and Immunoblotting: Correlation of TF Types Among Blood, Semen, Urine, and Vaginal Secretion

    The Decision Theory of Paternity Disputes: Optimization Considerations Applied to Multilocus DNA Fingerprinting

    Comparison of Fingernail Striation Patterns in Identical Twins

    A Statistical Approach to Drug Sampling: A Case Study

    Ion Mobility Spectrometry of Drugs of Abuse in Customs Scenarios: Concentration and Temperature Study

    Gunshot Residue Particles Formed by Using Ammunitions That Have Mercury Fulminate Based Primers

    The Analysis and Characterization of TNT Using Liquid Chromatography with Photodiode Array Detection

    Microbial Degradation of Petroleum Hydrocarbons: Implications for Arson Residue Analysis

    Facsimile Documents: Feasibility for Comparison Purposes

    Identification of Indented Typewritten Entries with Characters Present on a Lift-Off Correction Ribbon

    Linguistic Evidence Indicative of Authorship by a Member of the Deaf Community

    Family Violence as a Determinant Factor in Juvenile Maladjustment

    A Comparison of Models Used for Calculation of RFLP Pattern Frequencies

    The Application of Immunoblotting to the Phenotyping of Haptoglobin

    Marijuana Analysis with Recording of Botanical Features Present and Without the Environmental Pollutants of the Duquenois-Levine Test

    Analysis of Alkyl Nitrites by Gas Chromatography-Infrared Spectroscopy

    Surface Contamination by TNT

    Crayon Obliteration over Ballpoint Pen Writing

    Decipherment of Opaqued Writing with Acetate-Assisted Photocopying

    Car Surfing in Indiana—An Unusual Form of Motor Vehicle Fatality

    An Unusual Fatal Case of Accidental Asphyxia in a Child

    Sentence Insertions Detected Through Ink, ESDA, and Line Width Analysis

    Mona Lisa: The Enigma of the Smile

    Miscellaneous Information

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 37 1992

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 37 1992


    Letters to the Editor

    Alcohol in Decomposed Bodies: Postmortem Synthesis and Distribution

    Simultaneous Analysis of Codeine, Morphine, and Heroin After B-Glucuronidase Hydrolysis

    The Application of Capillary Gas Chromatography-Electron Capture Detection in the Comparative Analyses of Illicit Cocaine Samples

    The Anatomy of a Cocaine Comparison Case: A Prosecutorial and Chemistry Perspective

    Method Comparison of EMIT II and OnLine with RIA for Drug Screening

    The Prevalence of Drugs and Alcohol in Fatally Injured Truck Drivers

    Automated Data Analysis of Fire Debris Samples Using Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry and Macro Programming

    International Trade in Bear Gall Bladders: Forensic Source Inference

    Identification of the Fragmentary, Burned Remains of Two U.S. Journalists Seven Years After Their Disappearance in Guatemala

    Variation in Birth Timing and Location of the Neonatal Line in Human Enamel

    Basic Fuchsin—A Guide to a One-Step Processing Technique for Black Electrical Tape

    The Iceman Murder: One of a Series of Contract Murders

    Gunshot Fatalities in Stockholm, Sweden with Special Reference to the Use of Illegal Weapons

    Suicidal Drowning

    Histiocytoid Cardiomyopathy: Case Report and Literature Review

    The Psychotic Patient as Security Guard

    Award Winning Research Papers in Psychiatry & Behavioral Science Introduction

    The Disposition of Criminal Charges After Involuntary Medication to Restore Competency to Stand Trial

    Competency, Civil Commitment, and the Dangerousness of the Mentally III

    Production of Urinary Ethanol After Sample Collection

    Computer Aided Retrieval of Common-Batch Members in Leuckart Amphetamine Profiling

    Evaluation of HLA in Detection of Non-Parentage Among Known False Trios

    Paternity Investigation Among Known False Trios: ABO, Rh, MNSs, Kell, Duffy, Kidd, and HLA Systems

    Simultaneous Subtyping of Group Specific Component and Esterase D by Isoelectric Focusing on Agarose Gels

    Direct Sequencing of the Human Protamine P1 Gene and Application in Forensic Medicine

    A Modified Reagent for the Confirmation of Blood

    Cyanoacrylate Adhesive Technique in Wound Edge Approximation

    An Accidental Death Related to Cocaine, Cocaethylene, and Caffeine

    Abrasive Cutting of a Safe: A Case Study

    In Recognition and Appreciation Guest and Invited Reviewers — 1999

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 38 1993

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 38 1993

    Letters to the Editor

    Identification of Sperm and Non-Sperm Male Cells in Cervicovaginal Smears Using Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization: Applications in Alleged Sexual Assault Cases

    Anomalous Migration of PCR Products Using Nondenaturing Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis: The Amelogenin Sex-Typing System

    Assessing Ethnicity from Human Mitochondrial DNA Types Determined by Hybridization with Sequence-Specific Oligonucleotides

    Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism and Polymerase Chain Reaction-HLA DQα Analysis of Casework Urine Specimens

    A Possible Approach to Soil Discrimination Using X-ray Fluorescence Analysis

    Evaluating Low-Speed Rear-End Impact Severity and Resultant Occupant Stress Parameters

    Estimation of Dental Age Using HPLC-Technique to Determine the Degree of Aspartic Acid Racemization

    The Descriptive Epidemiology of Unnatural Deaths in Oregon's State Institutions: A 25-Year (1963–1987) Study. IV. The Reduction of Unnatural Death Rates During 1988–1992 in Three Facilities As a Result of Planned Changes

    The Dangerousness of Persons with the Othello Syndrome

    A Cognitive Model of Dangerous Delusional Misidentification Syndromes

    Fatal Carbon Dioxide Embolism Complicating Attempted Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy—Case Report and Literature Review

    Acute Aortic Dissections and Ruptured Berry Aneurysms Associated with Methamphetamine Abuse

    125I Radioimmunoassay for the Dual Detection of Amphetamine and Methamphetamine

    Hair Analysis for Buprenorphine and Its Dealkylated Metabolite by RIA and Confirmation by LC/ECD

    Improved Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry Analysis of Barbiturates in Urine Using Centrifuge-Based Solid-Phase Extraction, Methylation, with d5-Pentobarbital as Internal Standard

    Detection of Cocaine, Norcocaine, and Cocaethylene in the Meconium of Premature Neonates

    Collection of Fiber Evidence Using Water-Soluble Cellophane Tape

    Evaluation of Canines for Accelerant Detection at Fire Scenes

    Detection and Determination of Pseudococaine in Coca Leaves and Illicit Cocaine Samples

    Differentiation of Diethyl Ether/Acetone and Ethanol/Acetonitrile Solvent Pairs, and Other Common Volatiles by Dual Column Headspace Gas Chromatography

    Metal Particles as Evidence in Criminal Cases

    Recapturing a Five-Month-Old Bite Mark by Means of Reflective Ultraviolet Photography

    Suicidal Cyanide Ingestion as Detailed in Final Exit

    A Fatality Due to Flurazepam

    Miscellaneous Information

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 39 1994

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 39 1994

    Crime Laboratory Proficiency Testing Results, 1978–1991, II: Resolving Questions of Common Origin

    The Case Against Daubert: The New Scientific Evidence “Standard” and the Standards of the Several States

    Computer Imaging for Questioned Document Examiners I: The Benefits

    Computer Imaging for Questioned Document Examiners II: The Potential for Abuse

    The Validity of Bitewing Radiographs for the Dental Identification of Children

    The Evaluation and Implementation of Match Criteria for Forensic Analysis of DNA

    Genotyping of the DQA1*4 Alleles by Restriction Enzyme Digestion of the PCR Product from the AmpliType® PM Kit

    Genetic Polymorphism of Alpha-2-HS-Glycoprotein in Northern Bavaria (Germany). Simplified AHSG-Phenotyping by Isoelectric Focusing Using Dry Gels

    The Differentiation of Illicit Methaqualone Tablet Formulations Using Principal Component and Soft Independent Modeling of Class Analogy Analysis of Their Near-Infrared Reflectance Spectra

    Distinguishing Amphetamine and Methamphetamine from Other Interfering Sympathomimetic Amines After Various Fluoro Derivatization and Analysis by Gas Chromatography-Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry

    Casework Experience of GSR Detection in Israel, on Samples from Hands, Hair, and Clothing Using an Autosearch SEM/EDX System

    Officers, Their Weapons and Their Hands: An Empirical Study of GSR on the Hands of Non-Shooting Police Officers

    Provenance and Authenticity of Roman Sculptures by Petrographic Techniques

    Visceral Larva Migrans Induced Eosinophilic Cardiac Pseudotumor: A Cause of Sudden Death in a Child

    Methamphetamine and Amphetamine Derived from the Metabolism of Selegiline

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 40 1995

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 40 1995

    Letters to the Editor


    A Comparative Study of Genetic Variation at Five VNTR Loci in Three Ethnic Groups of Houston, Texas

    Forensic Identification of Ungulate Species Using Restriction Digests of PCR-Amplified Mitochondrial DNA

    Investigation of Species Specificity Using Nine PCR-Based Human STR Systems

    Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Residual Solvents in Illicit Cocaine HCl and Heroin HCl

    Toolmark Examinations—A Review of Its Development in the Literature

    Separation of Latent Fingermark Residue by Thin-Layer Chromatography

    Arson Trend Increasing—A Real Challenge to Psychiatry

    Postmortem Acetaminophen Pharmacokinetics: An Experimental Study of Site and Time-Dependent Concentration Changes

    Selecting an Appropriate Isotopic Internal Standard for Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry Analysis of Drugs of Abuse—Pentobarbital Example

    In-Vitro Production of Ethanol in Urine by Fermentation

    Crime Laboratory Proficiency Testing Results, 1978–1991, I: Identification and Classification of Physical Evidence

    The Use of FTIR Microspectroscopy for the Identification of Thermally Changed Fibers

    DNA Typing of Fingerprint Reagent Treated Biological Stains

    PCR Analysis of Lewis-Negative Gene Mutations and the Distribution of Lewis Alleles in a Japanese Population

    HLA DQA1 and Polymarker Validations for Forensic Casework: Standard Specimens, Reproducibility, and Mixed Specimens

    Rapid and Clear Detection of ABO Genotypes by Simultaneous PCR-RFLP Method

    Identification of Urine Specimen Donors by the PM+DQA1 Amplification and Typing Kit

    Gender Identification of Human Hair Using Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization

    Fluorescence Spectroscopy as an Aid to Imaging Latent Fingermarks in the Ultraviolet

    The Importance of Thin Layer Chromatography in the Analysis of Reactive Dyes Released from Wool Fibers

    An Update on the Use of the Sodium Rhodizonate Test for the Detection of Lead Originating from Firearm Discharges

    Rodents, Human Remains, and North American Hantaviruses: Risk Factors and Prevention Measures for Forensic Science Personnel—a Review

    The Determination of Phencyclidine in Meconium Using Ion Trap Mass Spectrometry

    Characterization of Acetaminophen: Molecular Microanalysis with Raman Microprobe Spectroscopy

    Investigation of a Murder Case Involving Arson

    GC/MS Comparison of the West Indian Aphrodisiac “Love Stone” to the Chinese Medication “Chan Su”: Bufotenine and Related Bufadienolides

    Visualization of a Restored Serial Number Using Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)

    Suicidal Chloroquine Poisoning: Clinical Course, Autopsy Findings, and Chemical Analysis

    A Fatal Case of Methotrimeprazine Overdose

    Traffic Fatality Related to the Use of Methylenedioxymethamphetamine


    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 41 1996

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 41 1996

    Miscellaneous Information

    Ethical Practice in the Forensic Sciences and Justification of Ethical Codes

    Variability of the Blood/Breath Alcohol Ratio in Drinking Drivers

    Influence of Age, Gender, and Blood-Alcohol Concentration on the Disappearance Rate of Alcohol from Blood in Drinking Drivers

    Site to Site Variability of Postmortem Drug Concentrations in Liver and Lung

    Preliminary Practical Findings on Drug Monitoring by a Transcutaneous Collection Device

    The Analysis of Lysergide (LSD): The Development of Novel Enzyme Immunoassay and Immunoaffinity Extraction Procedures Together with an HPLC-MS Confirmation Procedure

    Optical and Digital Techniques for Enhancing Radiographic Anatomy for Identification of Human Remains

    Family Background of Drug-Related Deaths: A Descriptive Study Based on Interviews with Relatives of Deceased Drug Users

    The Criminal Investigation Process and the Role of Forensic Evidence: A Review of Empirical Findings

    The Sexually Sadistic Serial Killer

    Dinitrosopentamethylenetetramine—A Potential Interference in the Detection of Explosives Traces

    A Survey of High Explosives Traces in Public Places

    The Manufacture, Examination, and Identification of Die Cut Corrugated Boxes

    The Possibility of Using Elemental Analysis to Identify Debris from the Cutting of Mild Steel

    Separation and Comparison of Fountain Pen Inks by Capillary Zone Electrophoresis

    A Survey of the Evidential Value of Paint Transfer Evidence

    A Study to Investigate the Feasibility of Using X-Ray Fluorescence Microanalysis to Improve Discrimination Between Colorless Synthetic Fibers

    More on the Uniqueness of Gunshot Residue (GSR) Particles

    Upholstered Furniture Transition from Smoldering to Flaming

    Extraction of Single-Copy Nuclear DNA from Forensic Specimens with a Variety of Postmortem Histories

    Genetic Individualization of Domestic Cats Using Feline STR Loci for Forensic Applications

    Pyromania? What Does It Mean?

    Violent Behaviors Associated with the Antichrist Delusion

    Sex Estimation from the Metatarsals

    HIV Seroprevalence Rates Among Homicide Victims in New York City: 1991–1993

    Midge Larvae (Diptera: Chironomidae) as Indicators of Postmortem Submersion Interval of Carcasses in a Woodland Stream: a Preliminary Report

    The Response of the Intoxilyzer 5000® to Five Potential Interfering Substances

    Concentration-Time Profiles of Ethanol in Arterial and Venous Blood and End-Expired Breath During and After Intravenous Infusion

    Influence of Pigmentation on the Codeine Content of Hair Fibers in Guinea Pigs

    Ethyl Glucuronide Concentration in Serum of Human Volunteers, Teetotalers, and Suspected Drinking Drivers

    1996 Honorable Mention Papers by Fellows in the AAFS Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Section

    Who Does the Family Court Refer for Psychiatric Services?

    Forensic Analysis and Psycholegal Implications of Parricide and Attempted Parricide

    A Pilot Study Using the First Cervical Vertebra as an Indicator of Race

    Black Market in Anabolic Steroids—Analysis of Illegally Distributed Products

    Comparison of Three DNA Extraction Methods on Bone and Blood Stains up to 43 Years Old and Amplification of Three Different Gene Sequences

    Austrian Caucasian Population Data for the Quadruplex Plus Amelogenin: Refined Mutation Rate for HumvWFA31/A

    Validation Studies for the Genetic Typing of the D1S80 Locus for Implementation into Forensic Casework

    Analysis of Allele Distribution for Six Short Tandem Repeat Loci in the French Canadian Population of Québec

    The Effects of Blood Transfusions on PCR DNA Typing at the CSF1P0, TP0X, TH01, D1S80, HLA-DQA1, LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8 and GC Loci

    Molecular Detection of JC Virus in Embalmed, Formalin-Fixed, Paraffin-Embedded Brain Tissue

    GC/MS Confirmation of Barbiturates in Blood and Urine

    A False Report of Product Tampering Involving a Rodent and Soft Drink Can: Light Microscopy, Image Analysis and Scanning Electron Microscopy/Energy Dispersive X-Ray Analysis

    Estimation of Postmortem Interval Based on Colony Development Time for Anoplolepsis longipes (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

    A Killing of Baby Doe

    Tissue Distribution of Ketamine in a Mixed Drug Fatality

    Two Traffic Fatalities Related to the Use of Difluoroethane

    49th Meeting, AAFS Plenary Session: Ethical Practice in the Forensic Sciences

    Ethical Practice in the Forensic Sciences—An Introduction

    Foundations of Ethical Practice in the Forensic Sciences

    A Member of the Roy Rogers Riders Club Is Expected to Follow the Rules Faithfully

    Physician-Assisted Suicide and the Doctrine of Double Effect

    Ethics and Value Bias in the Forensic Sciences

    Comments from the Perspective of the AAFS Ethics Committee Chairman

    Review of “The Expert Witness Handbook, Tips and Techniques for the Litigation Consultant, 2nd edition”

    Review of the Role of the Expert Witness in a Court Trial. (A Guide for the Expert Witness.)

    Review of Shortening of Life, Homicide, and Serial Killing—an Interdisciplinary Analysis of “Euthanasia”


    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 42 1997

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 42 1997

    Injuries Due to Letter Bombs

    Development of Latent Fingerprints on Unfired Cartridges by Palladium Deposition: A Surface Study

    Detection of Firearms Imprints on Hands of Suspects: Study of the PDT-Based Field Test

    Lipid-Specific Latent Fingerprint Detection: Fingerprints on Currency

    Dangerous Misidentification of People Due to Flashback Phenomena in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

    A Comprehensive Typology for the Biopsychosociocultural Evaluation of Child-Killing Behavior

    Murder Masquerading as Suicide: Postmortem Assessment of Suicide Risk Factors at the Time of Death

    Homicides in War and Peace in Croatia

    The Hypnosis of Adolf Hitler

    Medication Compliance in Patients with Chronic Schizophrenia: Implications for the Community Management of Mentally Disordered Offenders

    Age and Sex-Related Variation in Hyoid Bone Morphology

    Quantitative Assessment of Trabecular Bone Pattern Identification

    Stellate Clothing Defects with Different Firearms, Projectiles, Ranges, and Fabrics

    Production of Intoxication States by Actors: Perception by Lay Listeners

    Thermal Stability of Direct Dental Esthetic Restorative Materials at Elevated Temperatures

    Development and Population Study of an Eight-Locus Short Tandem Repeat (STR) Multiplex System

    Population Genetics and Forensic Applications Using Multiplex PCR (CSF1PO, TPOX, and TH01) Loci in the Basque Country

    Validation of Capillary Electrophoresis for Analysis of the X-Y Homologous Amelogenin Gene

    Polymarker, HLA-DQA1, and D1S80 Allele Frequency Data in Chamorro and Filipino Populations from Guam

    Recovery of DNA from Human Teeth by Cryogenic Grinding

    Evaluation of a Sampling Procedure for Heroin Street Doses

    Rise of Liquid Drops in Immiscible Liquid: A Simple, Novel, and Rapid Method to Determine the Density of Microquantity Liquids

    Stability of Tricyclic Antidepressants in Formalin Solutions

    Improved GC/MS Analysis of Opiates with Use of Oxime-TMS Derivatives

    Vitamin B2 Interference with TDx Drugs-of-Abuse Assays

    Sudden Death in Police Pursuit

    In-Vivo Glutaraldehyde Fixation of the Brain Stem and Spinal Cord After Inadvertent Intrathecal Injection

    Fatal Heatstroke in a Young Woman with Previously Undiagnosed Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

    Death Following Minor Head Trauma in Two Adult Individuals with the Chiari I Deformity

    Familial Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Dissections

    A Fatal Case of Benzene Poisoning

    Olanzapine-Related Fatality

    Determination of Gestational Age from Lunar Age Assessments in Human Fetal Remains

    Preliminary Experiments on the Transfer of Animal Hair During Simulated Criminal Behavior


    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 43 1998

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 43 1998

    Miscellaneous Information

    Activated Protein C Resistance Is Uncommon in Sudden Death Due to Pulmonary Embolism

    Hypernatremia and Subdural Hematoma in the Pediatric Age Group: Is There a Causal Relationship?

    Drowning Without Aspiration: Is This an Appropriate Diagnosis?

    Estimating Time of Death of Deer in Missouri; A Comparison of Three Indicators

    Comparative Studies on Tissue Distributions of Organophosphorus, Carbamate and Organochlorine Pesticides in Decedents Intoxicated with These Chemicals

    An Evaluation of the Significance of Transfers of Debris: Criteria for Association and Exclusion

    Infrared Spectra of U.S. Automobile Original Topcoats (1974–1989): VI. Identification and Analysis of Yellow Organic Automotive Paint Pigments—Isoindolinone Yellow 3R, Isoindoline Yellow, Anthrapyrimidine Yellow, and Miscellaneous Yellows

    Long PCR for VNTR Analysis

    Comparative Identity and Homogeneity Testing of the mtDNA HV1 Region Using Denaturing Gradient Gel Electrophoresis

    The Fitness of Juvenile Court

    Analysis of Ballpoint Pen Inks by Field Desorption Mass Spectrometry

    A Reevaluation of the Sex Prediction Accuracy of the Minimum Supero-Inferior Femoral Neck Diameter for Modern Individuals

    Presenting Three-Dimensional Forensic Facial Simulations on the Internet Using VRML

    Interpolating Between Computerized Three-Dimensional Forensic Facial Simulations

    Validation of the Use of a Commercially Available Kit for the Identification of Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) in Semen Stains

    Detection of Epithelial Cells in Dried Blood Stains by Reverse Transcriptase-Polymerase Chain Reaction

    Application of Solid-Phase Microextraction to the Profiling of an Illicit Drug: Manufacturing Impurities in Illicit 4-Methoxyamphetamine

    TWGDAM Validation of a Nine-Locus and a Four-Locus Fluorescent STR Multiplex System

    Data on the PCR Turkish Population Based Loci: LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8, and Gc

    Population Study of HUMTH01, HUMVWA31/A, HUMF13A1, and HUMFES/FPS Systems in Azores

    Allele Frequencies of Six STR Loci in Argentine Populations

    A Systematic Analysis of Secondary DNA Transfer

    Frequencies of D8S384 Alleles and Genotypes in European, African-American, Chinese, and Japanese Populations

    Population Data on the Thirteen CODIS Core Short Tandem Repeat Loci in African Americans, U.S. Caucasians, Hispanics, Bahamians, Jamaicans, and Trinidadians

    Preserving the Integrity of the Interview: The Value of Videotape

    Alcohol Content of Beer and Malt Beverages: Forensic Considerations

    Positive Identification of Cremains Recovered from an Automobile Based on Presence of an Internal Fixation Device

    Fulminant Liver Failure in a Young Child Following Repeated Acetaminophen Overdosing

    Traumatic Rupture of an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Associated with the Use of a Seatbelt

    A Case of Suicidal Hanging Staged as Homicide

    Detection of Azide in Forensic Samples by Capillary Electrophoresis

    Distribution of D1S80 Alleles in the Bahrainian Population

    Allele Frequencies for Nine STR Loci in African-American, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Bangladesh Populations

    Allele Frequency Distributions for Nine STR Loci in the Japanese Population

    Allele Frequency in the Population of Buenos Aires (Argentina) Using AmpliType® PM + DQA1

    Commentary on Tomczak PD, Buikstra JE. Analysis of Blunt Trauma Injuries: Vertical Deceleration Versus Horizontal Deceleration Injuries. J Forensic Sci 1999; 44(2):253–62

    Authors' Response

    Commentary on Introna F, Di Vella G, Campobasso CP. Determination of Postmortem Interval from Old Skeletal Remains by Image Analysis of Luminol Test Results. J Forensic Sci 1999; 44(3):535–8

    Authors' Response

    Commentary on Hochmeister MN, Budowle B, Sparkes R, Rudin O, Gehrig C, Thali M, Schmidt L, Cordier A. Validation Studies of an Immunochromatographic 1-step Test for the Forensic Identification of Human Blood. J Fosensic Sci 1999;44:597–602

    Authors' Response

    Commentary on Koons, RD, Buscaglia J. The Forensic Significance of Glass Composition and Refractive Index Measurements. J Forensic Sci 1999;44(3):496–503

    Authors' Response

    Commentary on Linch CA, Smith SL, Prahlow JA. Evaluation of the Human Hair Root for DNA Typing Subsequent to Microscopic Comparison. J Forensic Sci. 1998; 43(2):305–14

    Authors' Response

    Commentary on Willey P, Scott DD. Who's Buried in Custer's Grave? J Forensic Sci 1999;44(3):656–65

    Authors' Response

    Partisan Expert Witness Testimony

    Review of The Litigator's Guide to Expert Witnesses

    Review of Marihuana and Medicine

    Review of Principles of Forensic Toxicology

    Journal Policy on the Publication of DNA Population Genetic Data

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 44 1999

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 44 1999

    Richard Rosner Awards for the Best Papers by Fellows in Forensic Psychiatry or Forensic Psychology

    Assessing the Risk of Recidivism in Physicians with Histories of Sexual Misconduct

    Elderly Sexual Offenders Admitted to a Maximum-Security Forensic Hospital

    Clinical and Demographic Characteristics of Elderly Offenders at a Maximum-Security Forensic Hospital

    The State of Electroconvulsive Therapy in Texas. Part I: Reported Data on 41,660 ECT Treatments in 5971 Patients

    The State of Electroconvulsive Therapy in Texas. Part 2: Contact with Physicians, Hospitals, Medical Liability Insurance Companies, and Manufacturers of Stimulus Generating Equipment

    Characteristics of Mentally Retarded Criminal Offenders in Northern Taiwan

    Detection of Sequence Variation in the HVII Region of the Human Mitochondrial Genome in 689 Individuals Using Immobilized Sequence-Specific Oligonucleotide Probes

    Comparing the Additive Composition of Smokeless Gunpowder and Its Handgun-fired Residues

    Diimide-Enhanced Fingerprint Detection with Photoluminescent CdS/Dendrimer Nanocomposites

    Improved Method for Shooting Distance Estimation. Part III. Bullet Holes in Cadavers

    Time Since Discharge of Rifles

    Suicide: A Ten-Year Retrospective Study

    Ballistic Characterization of the Remington Premier® Copper Solid™ Sabot Shotgun Slug

    Comparison of Patterns of Decomposition in a Hanging Carcass and a Carcass in Contact with Soil in a Xerophytic Habitat on the Island of Oahu, Hawaii

    Asphyxial Deaths and Petechiae: A Review

    The Multidisciplinary Approach to Dealing with Families: A Model for Medical Examiners

    Algal Colonization of Submerged Carcasses in a Mid-Order Woodland Stream

    Separation of Visibly-Excited Fluorescent Components in Fingerprint Residue by Thin-Layer Chromatography

    A New Visibly—Excited Fluorescent Component in Latent Fingerprint Residue Induced by Gaseous Electrical Discharge

    A Method for Collection of Gunshot Residues from Skin and Other Surfaces

    The Accelerated Polyvinyl-Alcohol Method for GSR Collection—PVAL 2.0

    A Systematic and Quantitative Analysis of PCR Template Contamination

    Paint and Tape: Collection and Storage of Microtraces of Paint in Adhesive Tape

    Restoration Tactics for Seriously Corroded Cu and Cu-Alloy Firearms Evidence

    Distribution of HLA-DQA1, Polymarker, CSF1PO, vWA, TH01, TPOX, D16S539, D7S820, D13S317, and D5S818 Alleles in East Bengali and West Punjabi Populations from Indo-Pak Subcontinent

    Northeast Italy Population Data Using Multiplex PCR (HUMCD4, HUMTH01, HUMTPOX, and HUMCSF1P0) Loci

    Screening of Amphetamine/Methamphetamine and Their Derivatives in Urine Using FPIA and Triage™8 and the Scope and Limits of a Subsequent Identification by Means of the REMEDi™ HS System

    Paternity-Testing on Paraffin-Embedded Abortion Tissue: Preparation of Fetal Cells May Be Indispensable

    Metastatic Calcification of the Cardiac Conduction System with Heart Block: An Under-Reported Entity in Chronic Renal Failure Patients

    Detection and Correction of a Migration Anomaly on a 310 Genetic Analyzer

    Sequency Polymorphisms of the Mitochondrial DNA Control Region in 100 German Caucasians

    Allelic Distribution for Two Short Tandem Repeat Loci: D10S2325 and D20S161

    Allele Frequency Distributions for Three STR Loci in the Han and Thai Populations

    STR Data for the AMPFlSTR Profiler Plus Loci among Four Predominant Populations of Eastern India


    Review of: Hyperthermia, Burning and Carbonmonoxide

    Review of: Enclosure Fire Dynamics

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 45 2000

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 45 2000

    Earmarks as Evidence: A Critical Review

    Artificial Radiocarbon as an Indicator of Recent Origin of Organic Remains in Forensic Cases

    Quantitative Analysis of Sharp-Force Trauma: An Application of Scanning Electron Microscopy in Forensic Anthropology

    Midsagittal Facial Tissue Thicknesses of Children and Adolescents from the Montreal Growth Study

    Forensic Textile Fiber Examination Across the USA and Europe

    Single Fiber Analysis by Internal Reflection Infrared Microspectroscopy

    The Chemical Interconversion of GHB and GBL: Forensic Issues and Implications

    The Natural Sampling of Airborne Trace Signals from Explosives Concealed upon the Human Body

    Luminescent Visualization of Latent Fingerprints by Direct Reaction with a Lanthanide Shift Reagent

    The Application of Lead Isotope Analysis to Bullet Individualization in Two Homicides

    Distribution of Lead and Barium in Gunshot Residue Particles Derived from 0.22 Caliber Rimfire Ammunition

    Forensic Analysis of Commercial Petroleum Products Using Selective Fluorescence Quenching

    Linear Mixture Analysis: A Mathematical Approach to Resolving Mixed DNA Samples

    Forensic Dental Identifications in the Greater Houston Area

    Digital Bite Mark Overlays—An Analysis of Effectiveness

    Mobile Autopsy Teams in the Investigation of War Crimes in Kosovo 1999

    Cybersex with Minors: Forensic Implications

    Predicting Violent Behavior in Stalkers: A Preliminary Investigation of Canadian Cases in Criminal Harassment

    Evaluation of Desorption/Ionization Mass Spectrometric Methods in the Forensic Applications of the Analysis of Inks on Paper

    Potential for Error when Assessing Blood Cyanide Concentrations in Fire Victims

    3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, Ecstasy) and Driving Impairment

    A Multivariate Method for Classifying Third to Seventh Cervical Newborn Vertebrae Using Bone Measurements

    The Application of Anthropometric Indices in Forensic Photography: Three Case Studies

    Detection of Firearm Imprints on the Hands of Suspects: Effectiveness of PDT Reaction

    Is there a Real Danger of Concealing Gunshot Residue (GSR) Particles by Skin Debris Using the Tape-Lift Method for Sampling GSR from Hands?

    How Many Samples from a Drug Seizure Need to Be Analyzed?

    A Method for Forensic Identification of Vegetable Oil Stains—Rapid Analysis of Carboxylic Acids with Methyl Esterification Using Purge-and-Trap Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

    Persistence of Floor Coating Solvents

    Recovery of DNA for Forensic Analysis from Lip Cosmetics

    A New Allele of the Short Tandem Repeat (STR) Locus, CSF1PO

    DNA Typing in a Cattle Stealing Case

    Lack of Dental Uniqueness Between Two Bite Mark Suspects

    Traumatic Venous Aneurysm of the Popliteal Vein with Outcome: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

    Breath Alcohol Analysis in One Subject with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    A Case of Suicide by Ingestion of Sodium Nitroprusside

    Fatal Intoxications with Chloral Hydrate

    Timely Antemortem and Postmortem Concentrations in a Fatal Carbamazepine Overdose

    Six Y-Chromosome STR Frequencies in a Population FromCentral Spain

    Allele Frequencies of 13 STR Loci and the D1S80 Locus in a Tamil Population from Madras, India

    Population Data of Two Minisatellite Loci (D1S80 and D17S5) Among Five Distinct Ethnic Groups of India

    Allele Frequencies of Y-GTAT-1A1 STR Locus in Chinese Population

    Population Data on the D1S80 Locus in the Upper Silesia (Poland)

    Population Data on Three STR Loci in the Upper Silesia (Poland)

    DNA Short Tandem Repeat Profiling of Three North Indian Populations


    Review of: Investigating Computer-Related Crime

    Review of: Encyclopedia of Forensic Sciences

    Miscellaneous Information


    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 46 2001

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 46 2001

    Interobserver Variation of Selected Postcranial Skeletal Measurements

    Variability of the Pattern of Aging on the Human Skeleton: Evidence from Bone Indicators and Implications on Age at Death Estimation

    Analysis of Pilot-Related Equipment and Archaeological Strategy in the Recovery of Aircrew Losses from the Vietnam War

    Characterization of the Caucasian Haplogroups Present in the SWGDAM Forensic mtDNA Dataset for 1771 Human Control Region Sequences

    Reduced Volume PCR Amplification Reactions Using the AmpFlSTR® Profiler Plus Kit

    Ballpoint Pen Inks: Characterization by Positive and Negative Ion-Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry for the Forensic Examination of Writing Inks

    Enantiomeric Separation of Methamphetamine and Related Analogs by Capillary Zone Electrophoresis: Intelligence Study in Routine Methamphetamine Seizures

    Development of a 3D-based Automated Firearms Evidence Comparison System

    Evaluation of Laser Desorption Mass Spectrometry and UV Accelerated Aging of Dyes on Paper as Tools for the Evaluation of a Questioned Document

    Advanced Solvent-Free Application of Ninhydrin for Detection of Latent Fingerprints on Thermal Paper and Other Surfaces

    Evaluation of Mrna Markers for the Identification of Menstrual Blood

    A Quantitative Comparison of Smokeless Powder Measurements

    Analysis of Artificial Fireplace Logs by High Temperature Gas Chromatography

    Does Ink Age Inside of a Pen Cartridge?

    Psychotropic Drugs in Developmental Mushrooms: A Case Study Review

    Utilized Coefficient of Friction During Walking: Static Estimates Exceed Measured Values

    Gunshot Location Through Recorded Sound: A Preliminary Report

    Using Pre- and Post-Surgical Foot and Ankle Radiographs for Identification

    The Crash of LOT Flight 007: Dental Identification

    Charred Body: Virtual Autopsy with Multi-slice Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging

    Effect of Temperature on Development of Liopygia (= Sarcophaga) argyrostoma (Robineau-Desvoidy) (Diptera: Sarcophagidae) and Its Forensic Implications

    Mitochondrial DNA Sequencing of Beetle Larvae (Nitidulidae: Omosita) Recovered From Human Bone

    Spontaneous Fractures in the Differential Diagnosis of Fractures in Children

    Fatal Accidental Hanging from a Lanyard Key Chain in a 10- Year-Old Boy

    The Case of Jeffrey Dahmer: Sexual Serial Homicide from a Neuropsychiatric Developmental Perspective

    An Epidemiological Assessment of Problematic Contacts to Members of Congress

    Factors Predictive of Changes in the Legal Status of Psychiatric Inpatients

    Psychological Autopsies: The Current Department of Defense Effort to Standardize Training and Quality Assurance

    HbA1c as a Postmortem Tool to Identify Glycemic Control

    The Use of Oral Fluid and Sweat Wipes for the Detection of Drugs of Abuse in Drivers

    A Comparison of Carboxyhemoglobin Saturation Values in Postmortem Heart Blood and Peripheral Blood Specimens

    Colchicine Poisoning Resulting from Accidental Ingestion of Meadow Saffron (Colchicum Autumnale)

    Allele Frequencies of Eight Short Tandem Repeat Loci in Three Visayas Regional Populations of the Philippines

    Population Study of Seven Microsatellites in Alagoas—Northeastern Brazil

    Allele Frequency Distribution of the STR Locus D20S161 in Indonesians, Tibetans, South African Blacks and South African Whites

    Allele Frequencies of D1S80 Locus in the Bharias, a Primitive Indian Tribal Population from Patalkot, India

    Allele Frequencies for Two STR Loci D1S1676, D2S2735 in Chinese Population

    Commentary on: Hardin GC. Postmortem blood and vitreous humor ethanol concentrations in a victim of a fatal motor vehicle crash. J Forensic Sci 2002;47(2):402–403.

    Author's response

    Commentary on: Loomis PW, Campbell HR. Fatal cervical necrotizing fasciitis (a report of two cases of confirmed odontogenic origin and one of possible odontogenic origin). J Forensic Sci 2001;46(4):959–61.

    Review of: Advances in Forensic Taphonomy: Method, Theory, and Archaeological Perspectives

    Review of Introduction to Forensic Anthropology: A Textbook

    Review of: Human Factors in Traffic Safety

    Review of: Drug-Facilitated Sexual Assault: A Forensic Handbook

    Review of: Forensic Accident Investigation: Motor Vehicles:Forensic Accident Investigation: Motor Vehicles—2

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    World-Renowned Forensic Microscopist, Walter C. McCrone, June 9, 1916–July 10, 2002

    Optimization and Initial Evaluation of 1,2-Indandione as a Reagent for Fingerprint Detection

    The Reliability of Digitized Radiographs for Dental Identification: A Web-Based Study

    Brain Amino Acid Abnormalities in Liver Disease—A Postmortem Study

    Hyperextension and Rotation of Head Causing Internal Carotid Artery Laceration with Basilar Subarachnoid Hematoma

    Anal Findings in Sexual Abuse of Children (A Descriptive Study)

    Writer Identification Using Hand-Printed and Non-Hand-Printed Questioned Documents

    Hyperextension and Rotation of Head Causing Internal Carotid Artery Laceration with Basilar Subarachnoid Hematoma

    Homemade Battery-Operated Multi-barreled Muzzle-Loading Gun

    Pharmacogenomics as an Aspect of Molecular Autopsy for Forensic Pathology/Toxicology: Does Genotyping CYP 2D6 Serve as an Adjunct for Certifying Methadone Toxicity?

    Erratum/Correction of Hulewicz B and Wilcher GW. The Use of Thoracolumbar and Hip Joint Dysmorphism in Identification. J Forensic Sci 2003 July;48(4):842-847.

    Bilateral Fractures of the Coronoid Processes: Differential Diagnosis of Intra-Oral Gunshot Trauma and Scavenging Using a Sheep Crania Model

    Rapid Quantification and Sex Determination of Forensic Evidence Materials

    A Media Violence-Inspired Juvenile Sexual Homicide Offender 13 Years Later

    Color Separation of Signature and Stamp Inks to Facilitate Handwriting Examination

    Chemical Profiling of 3,4 Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) Tablets Seized in Hong Kong

    Novel Paternity Testing by Distinguishing Parental Alleles at a VNTR Locus in the Differentially Methylated Region Upstream of the Human H19 Gene

    A New Method for Collection and Identification of Gunshot Residues from the Hands of Shooters

    Higher Failures of Amelogenin Sex Test in an Indian Population Group

    Utility of Dorsal Pits and Pubic Tubercle Height in Parity Assessment

    A Clustering Algorithm Using DNA Marker Information for Sub-Pedigree Reconstruction

    Coexistence and Concentrations of Ethanol and Diazepam in Postmortem Blood Specimens: Risk for Enhanced Toxicity?

    Planned Complex Suicide by Self-Poisoning and a Manipulated Blank Revolver: Remarkable Findings Due to Multiple Gunshot Wounds and Self-Made Wooden Projectiles

    The Gander Disaster: Dental Identification in a Military Tragedy

    Discriminant Function Sexing of the Calcaneus of the South African Whites

    Extraction and Analysis of Human Nuclear and Mitochondrial DNA from Electron Beam Irradiated Envelopes

    Validation and Uses of a Y-Chromosome STR 10-Plex for Forensic and Paternity Laboratories

    New Developments in SPME, Part 1: The Use of Vapor-Phase Deprotonation and On-Fiber Derivatization with Alkylchloroformates in the Analysis of Preparations Containing Amphetamines

    3D Surface and Body Documentation in Forensic Medicine: 3-D/CAD Photogrammetry Merged with 3D Radiological Scanning

    Time Since Discharge of Shotgun Shells

    Using Hydrophilic Adhesive Tape for Collection of Evidence for Forensic DNA Analysis

    Analysis and Classification of Common Vegetable Oils

    Meningitis Following Gunshot Wound of the Neck

    Enhancing Contrast of Fingerprints on Plastic Tape

    Virtopsy—Postmortem Multislice Computed Tomography (MSCT) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in a Fatal Scuba Diving Incident

    Y-Chromosome STR Haplotypes in a Han Ethnic Group of Chinese Population

    Allele Diversities and Haplotypes of Two Novel Y-STR in a Chinese Population

    Population Data of ABO Gene Applicable to Human Identification in Koreans

    Distribution of HUMACTBP2 (SE33) Alleles in Three North American Populations

    Population Data of Three X-Chromosomal STRs: DXS7132, DXS7133 and GATA172D05 in North Italy

    HLA-DQA1 and Polymarker in the Uros Population from Peruvian Highland

    Review of: Mute Witness Trace Evidence Analysis

    Review of: Henry Lee's Crime Scene Handbook

    Review of: Handbook of Polygraph Testing

    Review of: Practical Aspects of Interview and Interrogation, 2nd Edition

    Allele Frequencies of Four Short Tandem Repeat Loci in Chinese Han Population

    Commentary on: Wu AHB, Bellantoni NF. Stability of cholesterol gall stones after 165 years of burial. J Forensic Sci 2003;48(3):633-634.

    Review of: Hair ID: An Interactive Tool for Identifying Australian Mammalian Hair

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 48 2003

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 48 2003

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 49 2004

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 49 2004


    Developmental Validation of a Single-Tube Amplification of the 13 CODIS STR Loci, D2S1338, D19S433, and Amelogenin: The AmpFℓSTR® Identifiler® PCR Amplification Kit

    Treatment of Paraphilia in Young Adults with Leuprolide Acetate: A Preliminary Case Report Series

    Gunshot Residue Particle Velocity and Deceleration

    A Basis for Anomalous Band Patterns Encountered During DNA STR Profiling

    Highly Sensitive Screening Method for Nitroaromatic, Nitramine and Nitrate Ester Explosives by High Performance Liquid Chromatography—Atmospheric Pressure Ionization—Mass Spectrometry (HPLC-API-MS) in Forensic Applications

    The Reactivity of Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) and Gamma-butyrolactone (GBL) in Alcoholic Solutions

    Characterization of Allegedly Musk-Containing Medicinal Products in Taiwan

    Genetic Data of Two STR Loci D4S2367, D20S601 in Chinese Population

    Comparison of Near Infrared Light Photography and Middle Infrared Light Photography for Deciphering Obliterated Writings

    A Comparison Study of Hair Examination Methodologies

    Further Evidence to Show Population Specificity of Discriminant Function Equations for Sex Determination Using the Talus of South African Blacks

    Trace Analysis of Peroxide Explosives by High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Ionization-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (HPLC-APCI-MS/MS) for Forensic Applications

    A Novel Method for Extraction and Analysis of Gunpowder Residues on Double-Side Adhesive Coated Stubs

    Y-Chromosome STR System, Y-PLEX™ 12, for Forensic Casework: Development and Validation

    The Rarity of “Unusal” Dispositions of Victim Bodies: Staging and Posing

    Specificity of Sibship Determination Using the ABI Identifiler Multiplex System

    Addressing the Use of Phylogenetics for Identification of Sequences in Error in the SWGDAM Mitochondrial DNA Database

    Visualization and Quantification of Air Embolism Structure by Processing Postmortem MSCT Data

    Dating of Ballpoint Pen Ink

    A Mobile System for Postmortem Genital Examinations with Colposcopy: SART-TO-GO

    Rapid Screening of Selected Organic Explosives by High Performance Liquid Chromatography Using Reversed-Phase Monolithic Columns

    Common Mitochondrial DNA Deletion Associated With Sudden Natural Death in Adults

    A Proposed Method for the Identification of Race in Sub-Adult Skeletons: A Geometric Morphometric Analysis of Mandibular Morphology

    Identification of Firearms Holders by the [Fe(PDT)3]+2 complex. Quantitative Determination of Iron Transfer to the Hand and Its Dependence on Palmar Moisture Levels

    Factors Affecting Postmortem Tooth Loss

    Oxycodone Intoxication in an Infant: Accidental or Intentional Exposure?

    Precision and Reliability of Pulp/Tooth Area Ratio (RA) of Second Molar as Indicator of Adult Age

    Defining Event Reconstruction of Digital Crime Scenes

    Deaths After Intravenous Misuse of Transdermal Fentanyl

    Commentary on: Budowle B, Shea B, Niezgoda S, Chakraborty R. CODIS STR loci data from 41 sample populations. L Forensic Sci 2001;46:453–489.

    Understanding Rib Fracture Patterns: Incomplete and Buckle Fractures

    The Evidential Value of Cosmetic Foundation Smears in Forensic Casework

    Population Data on 9 STR loci in Crete (Greece)

    Successful Identification of Two Years Old Menstrual Bloodstain by Using MMP-11 Shorter Amplicons

    Genetic Analysis of Large Data Sets of North American Black, Caucasian, and Hispanic Populations at 13 CODIS STR Loci

    Old Dogs Can Learn New Tricks—A New Application of the ABFO #2 Scale

    Fatality Due to Methyl Acetylene-Propadiene (MAPP) Inhalation

    Population Genetics for Three STR Loci in the Population from Southern China

    Dental Maturity Curves in Finnish Children: Demirjian's Method Revisited and Polynomial Functions for Age Estimation

    Population Genetic Data at Two Minisatellites (D19S20 and APOB 3' VNTR) Between Two Tribal Populations From Central India

    Review of: Color Atlas of the Autopsy

    Distribution of Allele Frequencies of a STR (D5S580) Marker in Five Population Groups of Kerala in South India

    Distributions of Allelic Frequencies of Three New STR Loci in a Chinese Han Population

    Distribution of HLA-DQA1, LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8 and Gc Alleles in a Black Population Sample from São Paulo, Brazil

    Polymorphism Data of Two STR Loci DYS632 and DYS634 in a Chinese Han Population

    Allele Frequency Distribution of STR Loci D5S2848 in Four Populations

    Authors' Response

    Genetic Polymorphism for Two STR Loci D4S2639 and D4S1644 in a Chinese Population

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 49 2004

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 49 2004

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 50 2005

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 50 2005


    Informativeness of the CODIS STR Loci for Admixture Analysis

    Searching for the IRA "Disappeared": Ground-penetrating Radar Investigation of a Churchyard Burial Site, Northern Ireland

    Fracture Pattern Interpretation in the Skull: Differentiating Blunt Force from Ballistics Trauma Using Concentric Fractures

    Discriminating Sex in South African Blacks Using Patella Dimensions

    Beware of the Possibility of Fingerprinting Techniques Transferring DNA

    The Microbial Rosetta Stone Database: A Common Structure for Microbial Biosecurity Threat Agents

    Empirical Analysis of the STR Profiles Resulting from Conceptual Mixtures

    Fungal DNA Challenge in Human STR Typing of Bone Samples

    Some Thoughts on the Neurobiology of Stalking

    Stable Isotope Ratios as a Tool in Microbial Forensics—Part 3. Effect of Culturing on Agar-containing Growth Media

    A Test of the Effectiveness of the Revised Maxillary Suture Obliteration Method in Estimating Adult Age at Death

    Semi-automated Ultrasound Facial Soft Tissue Depth Registration: Method and Validation

    Skin Penetration Assessment of Less Lethal Kinetic Energy Munitions

    Commentary on: Budowle B, Shea B, Niezgoda S, Chakraborty R. CODIS STR loci data from 41 sample populations. J Forensic Sci 2001;46:453–489.

    The Stalking of Public Figures: Management and Intervention

    Genipin, a Novel Fingerprint Reagent With Colorimetric and Fluorogenic Activity, Part II: Optimization, Scope and Limitations

    Estimation of Sex by 3D CT Measurements of the Foramen Magnum

    Isotopic Fractionation of Carbon and Nitrogen During the Illicit Processing of Cocaine and Heroin in South America

    An Ideal Material for the Preparation of Known Toolmark Test Impressions

    Development and Evaluation of a Standard Method for the Quantitative Determination of Elements in Float Glass Samples by LA-ICP-MS

    Removing Interfering Contaminations from Gelatin Lifters

    Identification of Anhydroecgonine Ethyl Ester in the Urine of a Drug Overdose Victim

    Alkaloid Content of the Seeds from Erythroxylum Coca var. Coca

    Proton Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (NMR) Methods for Determining the Purity of Reference Drug Standards and Illicit Forensic Drug Seizures

    Death of an Infant Involving Benzocaine

    An Application of D- and L-aspartic Acid Mixtures as Standard Specimens for the Chronological Age Estimation

    Child Murder Committed by Severely Mentally Ill Mothers: An Examination of Mothers Found Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity

    Postmortem Monocular Indirect Ophthalmoscopy

    Adolescent Death: A 15-Year Retrospective Review

    Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease in an Exhumed Decomposed Brain After Twenty Months of Burial in a Deep Grave

    Forensic Value of Pattern and Particle Transfers From Deployed Automotive Airbag Contact

    The Distal Humerus-A Blind Test of Rogers' Sexing Technique Using a Documented Skeletal Collection

    Seven Hundred Seventy Eight Bite Marks: Analysis by Anatomic Location, Victim and Biter Demographics, Type of Crime, and Legal Disposition

    Drug Smuggling Using Clothing Impregnated with Cocaine

    Genetic Characteristics of Three New Y-STRs: DYS631, DYS634 and DYS635 in a Chinese Population

    Allele Frequencies for Two STR Loci GATA31E08 and DXS6809 in Chinese Population

    A Hemizygous Repeat Polymorphism of One STR in Four Population Groups of South India

    Genetic Diversity of 15 STRs in Choles From Northeast of Chiapas (Mexico)

    Genetic Polymorphisms of 15 STR Loci in Chinese Hui Population

    Allele Frequencies for the 15 Short Tandem Repeat Loci in Slovenian Population

    Y-STRs Haplotypes of Han Population in Xi'an of China

    Autosomal STR Frequencies in Afghanistan Population

    Unlinked Tetrameric Microsatellites on the X Chromosome: Frequency Data in Males from Cantabria (Northern Spain)

    Review of: Psychology in Prisons

    Allele Frequency Distribution of Five X-Chromosomal STR Loci in an Antioquian Population Sample (Colombia)

    Review of: Medical-Legal Aspects of Alcohol, Fourth Edition

    Allele Frequencies of 18 STR Loci in Chinese Population

    Haplotype Frequencies of Four Y-chromosome STR Loci in Chinese Population

    Population Data of 15 STR in Chinese Han Population From North of Guangdong

    Allele Frequencies and Statistic Parameters for Penta D and Penta E Loci in Chinese Han Population

    Haplotype Distribution of the Multi-copy Y-STR Loci DYS385, DYS459 and DYS464 in Chinese Han Population

    Population Data for the D5S818, D13S317, D7S820 and D16S539 STR Loci in a Romanian Population Sample

    The Next Chapter for the Journal of Forensic Sciences

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 50 2005

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 50 2005

    Science and the Law

    On the Relative Aging of Ink—The Solvent Extraction Technique

    Glyoxalase I Typing and Phosphoglucomutase-1 Subtyping of a Single Hair

    A Systematic Study of Epidermal Ridge Minutiae

    Ultraviolet Photography: Bite Marks on Human Skin and Suggested Technique for the Exposure and Development of Reflective Ultraviolet Photography

    A Simple Approach to the Interlaboratory Transfer of Drug Retention Indices Determined by Temperature Programmed Capillary Gas Chromatography

    Histochemical Demonstration of Phenobarbital by Immunocytochemistry

    Breathalyzer® Accuracy in Actual Law Enforcement Practice: A Comparison of Blood- and Breath-Alcohol Results in Wisconsin Drivers

    Secondary Transfer of Human Scalp Hair

    Estimating Age at Death from Immature Human Skeletons: An Overview

    Estimating Time Since Death Using Plant Roots and Stems

    Abuse of Smoking Methamphetamine Mixed with Tobacco: I. Inhalation Efficiency and Pyrolysis Products of Methamphetamine

    Patterns: Their Storage, Retrieval, and Comparison

    The Classification of Office Copy Machines from Physical Characteristics

    The Lateral Craniographic Method of Facial Reconstruction

    A Method for Routinely Producing High Resolution Black-and-White Journal Quality Photographs of Electrophoretic Gels

    Progressive Desialidation of Human Transferrin

    Distributions of Genetic Markers in United States Populations: II. Isoenzyme Systems

    Homicidal Behavior in Schizophrenics

    Justifiable Homicide: A Study of the Application of Nonculpable Deadly Force in Cuyahoga County (Cleveland), Ohio, 1958–1982

    Correlations of Injury, Toxicology, and Cause of Death to Galaxy Flight 203 Crash Site

    Cranial Fracture Patterns and Estimate of Direction from Low Velocity Gunshot Wounds

    A Simple Trace Evidence Trap for the Collection of Vacuum Sweepings

    Histologic Detection of Fat Emboli

    Fatal Verapamil Poisoning

    A Unique Missile in a Homicide Victim: The Brenneke Shotgun Slug

    Fatal Intoxication by Tocainide

    Massive Metoprolol Ingestion Associated with a Fatality—A Case Report

    A Double Homicide as a Result of Chloroform Poisoning

    Primary Hyperparathyroidism, Hypercalcemia, Paranoid Delusions, Homicide, and Attempted Murder

    Myocardial Infarction in Pregnancy

    A Review of Sexual Exploitation of Patients by Health Professionals

    A Review of Electrophoresis, Theory, Techniques, and Biochemical and Clinical Applications

    A Review of Abortion, Medicine, and the Law

    A Review of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology: Perspectives and Standards for Interdisciplinary Practice

    A Review of Practical Homicide Investigation, Tactics, Procedures and Forensic Techniques

    A Review of The Personal Identification of Living Individuals

    A Review of Criminal Interrogations and Confessions (Third Edition)

    A Review of Forensic Osteology, Advances in the Identification of Human Remains

    A Review of The Murderer and His Victim

    John Lawrence Angel, Ph.D., 1915–1986, a Tribute and Remembrance

    Standard Reference Materials

    Letters to the Editor

    Repetitive Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) and Human Genome Variation—A Concise Review Relevant to Forensic Biology

    Two-Dimensional Absorption-Inhibition

    The Examination of Vaginally Inserted Plastic Tampon Applicators for Genetic Markers and Evidence of Prior Sexual Intercourse

    Heroin, Morphine, and Hydromorphone Determination in Postmortem Material by High Performance Liquid Chromatography

    An Epidemic of Intravenous Narcoticism Deaths Associated with the Resurgence of Black Tar Heroin

    The Comparison of Black Polyvinylchloride (PVC) Tapes by Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography

    Transmission and Reflectance Microspectrophotometry of Inks

    Evaluation of the Air Bubbles Present in Polyurethane Shoe Outsoles as Applicable in Footwear Impression Comparisons

    Cervical Airway Injuries as a Result of Impact with Steering Wheel Rim

    Dangerous Information: Product Tampering and Poisoning Advice in Revenge and Murder Manuals

    Confidence Intervals for Estimates Based on Linear Regression in Forensic Anthropology

    The Effects of Aging on the Comparability of Antemortem and Postmortem Radiographs

    Cocaine and Homicide in Memphis and Shelby County: An Epidemic of Violence

    Bite Mark Impressions: A Review of Techniques and Materials

    A Technique to Enhance Fingerprinting of Mummified Fingers

    Rapid Isolation of Benzodiazepines with Sep-Pak® C18 Cartridges

    Identification of Sugars in Explosive Residues by Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry

    Tests of Genetic Markers on Aborted Fetal Material

    Group Specific Component Subtyping in Bloodstains by Separator Isoelectric Focusing in Micro-Ultrathin Polyacrylamide Gels Followed by Immunoblotting

    A Photographic Technique for the Restoration of Damaged Radiographs

    Probability Analysis and the Evidential Value of Bolt Arrangements

    A Review of Human Osteology—A Laboratory and Field Manual Third Edition

    A Review of Thin-Layer Chromatographic Rf Values of Toxicologically Relevant Substances on Standardized Systems

    A Review of Techniques of Crime Scene Investigation

    A Review of Geriatric Psychiatry and the Law

    A Review of Pathology Annual 1987: Part 2

    Miscellaneous Information

    Federal Bureau of Investigation

    Letters to the Editor

    Evaluation of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Isolated from Human Bloodstains Exposed to Ultraviolet Light, Heat, Humidity, and Soil Contamination

    The Effects of Environment and Substrata on Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA): The Use of Casework Samples from New York City

    Sex Determination of Bloodstains by the Use of a Ribonucleic Acid (RNA) Probe

    The Detection of Soluble ABH Blood Group Substances in Semen and Saliva Using Monoclonal Blood Grouping Reagents

    Genetic Analysis of Erythrocyte Uridine Monophosphate Kinase and Aminolevulinate Dehydrase and Its Application to Biological Paternity Testing

    Behavior of Animal Blood in Blood Typing Systems. Isoelectric Focusing of Erythrocyte Acid Phosphatase and Phosphoglucomutase

    Computer-Assisted Interpretation in Forensic Toxicology: Morphine-Involved Deaths

    Computer-Aided Headspace Gas Chromatography Applied to Blood-Alcohol Analysis: Importance of Online Process Control

    Fluorescence of Petroleum Products IV. Three-Dimensional Fluorescence Plots and Capillary Gas Chromatography of Midrange Petroleum Products

    The Selection of Noncorrelated Thin-Layer Chromatographic (TLC) Solvent Systems for the Comparison of Dyes Extracted from Transferred Fibers

    Determining the Relative Age of Ballpoint Ink Using a Single-Solvent Extraction, Mass-Independent Approach

    Methods of Associating Typewriter Ribbons and Correcting Tapes with a Questioned Text

    The Use of Radiocarbon (14C) to Identify Human Skeletal Materials of Forensic Science Interest

    Sex Determination with the Head of the Radius

    Development of Equipment for the Standardization of Skull Photographs in Personal Identifications by Photographic Superimposition

    Sex Determination of Chinese Femur by Discriminant Function

    Behavior at School and Social Maladjustment

    Impulsivity and Attention-Perception Features in Relation to Juvenile Delinquency

    Medical Malpractice in the Absence of a Doctor-Patient Relationship: The Potential Liability of Psychiatric Examiners in New York State

    Transcripts for Law Enforcement: Special Requirements

    Practical Measures to Reduce Medical Expert Witness Bias

    Characterization of N-Ethyl-1-Phenylcyclohexylamine Reaction Components

    The Biohazard Potential of Cyanide Poisoning During Postmortem Examination

    A Review of Analytical Procedures for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Emergency Toxicology, 2nd ed.

    A Review of Kirk's Fire Investigation

    A Review of Legal Medicine 1986

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    Field Performance of the Intoxilyzer 5000: A Comparison of Blood- and Breath-Alcohol Results in Wisconsin Drivers

    Determination of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Antibody Status in Forensic Autopsy Cases in Vancouver Using a Recombinant Immunoblot Assay

    Incidence and Toxicological Aspects of Cannabis and Ethanol Detected in 1394 Fatally Injured Drivers and Pedestrians in Ontario (1982–1984)

    Cardiac Pathology in 470 Consecutive Forensic Autopsies

    Analysis Protocol for Discrimination of Automotive Paints by SEM-EDXA Using Beam Alignment by Current Centering

    An Accelerant Classification Scheme Based on Analysis by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS)

    Survey of Gunshot Residue Analysis in Forensic Science Laboratories

    Barium and Antimony Distributions on the Hands of Nonshooters

    Chemically Sensitized Erythrocytes for Hemagglutination Reactions

    The Rapid Determination of the ABO Group from Body Fluids (or Stains) by Dot Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (Dot-ELISA) Using Enzyme-Labeled Monoclonal Antibodies

    Concentration of Urine Samples by Three Different Procedures: ABO Typing from Concentrated Urine Samples

    Fatal Ethanol Intoxication from Household Products Not Intended for Ingestion

    Causes of Death in Hospitalized Intravenous Drug Abusers

    The Grief Process in Those Admitted to Regional Secure Units Following Homicide

    Liberty and Tardive Dyskinesia: Informed Consent to Antipsychotic Medication in the Forensic Psychiatric Hospital

    Applying Speech Enhancement to Audio Surveillance

    Management Analysis: A Mathematical Model for Determining the Staffing Requirements of a Forensic Science Laboratory System

    Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism DNA Analysis by the FBI Laboratory Protocol Using a Simple, Convenient Hardware System

    Orosomucoid 1 Phenotyping from Human Urine by Isoelectric Focusing

    Amplification of a Variable Number of Tandem Repeats (VNTR) Locus (pMCT118) by the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) and Its Application to Forensic Science

    The Archaeological Water Separation Machine in Fire Investigation

    Distributions of Genetic Markers in a Nebraska Population

    Inadvertent Clavicular Fractures Caused by “Chiropractic” Manipulations in an Infant: An Unusual Form of Pseudoabuse

    Paternity Testing: Blood Group Systems and DNA Analysis by Variable Number of Tandem Repeat Markers

    An Elliptical Incised Wound of the Breast Misinterpreted as a Bite Injury

    Multiple Gunshot Wounds of the Head: An Anthropological View

    A Review of Commentary on Legal Psychiatry

    A Review of Profiling Violent Crimes: An Investigative Tool

    A Review of The Scientific Examination of Documents: Methods and Techniques

    A Review of Cults and Personality

    A Review of Handbook of Chromatography: Drugs, Vols. III and IV

    A Review of Fraud Auditing and Forensic Accounting—New Tools and Techniques

    Letters to the Editor

    Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Analysis by Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphisms of Blood and Other Body Fluid Stains Subjected to Contamination and Environmental Insults

    Detection, Isolation, and Identification of Truxillines in Illicit Cocaine by Means of Thin-Layer Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry

    A Chromatographic Impurity Signature Profile Analysis for Cocaine Using Capillary Gas Chromatography

    Simultaneous Analysis of Amphetamine, Methamphetamine, and 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) in Urine Samples by Solid-Phase Extraction, Derivatization, and Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

    Trace Analysis of Explosives from Complex Mixtures with Sample Pretreatment and Selective Detection

    Identification of Match Head Residues in Post-Explosion Debris

    Flake Metal Powders for Revealing Latent Fingerprints

    Obliteration of Latent Fingerprints

    Shots Fired with Silencers—A Report on Four Cases and Experimental Testing

    An Experimental Field Protocol for Investigating the Postmortem Interval Using Multidisciplinary Indicators

    Corrections and Criminalistics: Pragmatism, Principles, and Policy

    Standards for Damages: Comments on Canadian and American Law

    On the Predictability of Violent Behavior: Considerations and Guidelines

    Threatening and Otherwise Inappropriate Letters to Members of the United States Congress

    Fatal Accidents on Glaciers: Forensic, Criminological, and Glaciological Conclusions

    Drug and Alcohol Involvement in Railroad Accidents

    Sudden Death Due to Streptococcal Infection

    Rates of Putrefaction of Dental Pulp in the Northwest Coast Environment

    A Study of the Sensitivity and Specificity of Four Presumptive Tests for Blood

    Effects of Luminol on the Subsequent Analysis of Bloodstains

    Effect of Posthypnotic Suggestions on the Accuracy of Preemployment Polygraph Testing

    Analysis of Fire Debris Samples by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS): Case Studies

    Report of the Blind Trial of the Cetus AmpliType HLA DQα Forensic Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Amplification and Typing Kit

    Pellet Patterns Produced by Remington Multirange Duplex Shotshells

    Haptoglobin Typing in Canine Bloods

    Use of an Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS) Plastic Ring as a Matrix in the Recovery of Bite Mark Evidence

    Chloroquine Distribution in Postmortem Cases

    Detection of Haptoglobin from Concentrated Urine Samples by Enzyme Immunoassay

    Endotracheal Tube Ignition by Electrocautery During Tracheostomy: Case Report with Autopsy Findings

    External Beveling of Cranial Gunshot Entrance Wounds

    Toxicological Analysis of a Fatal Baclofen (Lioresal) Ingestion

    Presence of Fecal Material in Diapers as a Potential Source of Error in Estimations of Postmortem Interval Using Arthropod Development Rates

    Investigation of Death Through Body Writing: A Case Study

    90° North?—Examination of Robert E. Peary's Polar Journal No. 1, 1909

    Letters to the Editor

    Hyoid Fracture and Strangulation

    Estimation of Adult Stature from Fragmentary Tibias

    Modification of the Trotter and Gleser Female Stature Estimation Formulae

    Time Since Death Determinations of Human Cadavers Using Soil Solution

    Bullet Ricochet: A Comprehensive Review

    Surveillance of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Antibodies in Medicolegal Autopsies in Finland—Monitoring Early Changes in HIV-Seropositivity Among Risk Groups and Average Population

    ABO Genotyping by Polymerase Chain Reaction

    Application of the Combined Use of HPLC/Diode Array Detection and Capillary GC/Nitrogen Phosphorus Detection for the Rapid Analysis of Illicit Heroin and Cocaine Samples

    Robotic Method for the Analysis of Morphine and Codeine in Urine

    Methyl Esters of Ecgonine: Injection-Port Produced Artifacts from Cocaine Base (Crack) Exhibits

    The Origin of Alkenes in Illicit Amphetamine: An Examination of the Illicit Synthesis of Phenyl-2-Propanone

    A Psychiatric Study of Persons Charged with Arson

    Criminals' Explanations of Their Criminal Behavior, Part I: The Contribution of Criminologic Variables

    Criminals' Explanations of Their Criminal Behavior, Part II: A Possible Role for Psychopathy

    Postmortem Stability of Lung Surfactant Phospholipids

    Postmortem Angiography of Catheter-Induced Pulmonary Artery Perforation

    Toxicologic Findings in the USS Iowa Disaster

    Behavior of Glass at Elevated Temperatures

    The Elimination Rate of Mouth Alcohol: Mathematical Modeling and Implications in Breath Alcohol Analysis

    A Simple Technique for Age Estimation in Adult Corpses: The Two Criteria Dental Method

    Determination of Volumes in Laboratory Vessels

    Human Osteology: Key to the Sequence of Events in a Postmortem Shooting

    Rare Electrocution Due to Powerline Contact in a Hot-Air Balloon: Comparison with Fatalities from Blunt Trauma

    Sudden Death Due to Intravascular Hemolysis After Bladder Irrigation with Distilled Water

    Fatal Virus-Associated Hemophagocytic Syndrome in a Young Adult Producing Nontraumatic Splenic Rupture

    Fatal Angioedema Associated with Captopril

    Fatal Hydrocarbon Lipoid Pneumonia and Pneumonitis Secondary to Automatic Transmission Fluid Ingestion

    Spontaneous Clostridial Myonecrosis

    The R.B.H. Gradwohl Laureate—1993

    Letters to the Editor

    The Effects of Specific Latent Fingerprint and Questioned Document Examinations on the Amplification and Typing of the HLA DQ alpha Gene Region in Forensic Casework

    A Comparison of the Fixed Bin Method with the Floating Bin and Direct Count Methods: Effect of VNTR Profile Frequency Estimation and Reference Population

    Deoxyribonuclease I (DNase I) Typing from Semen Stains: Low Enzyme Activity in Vaginal Fluids Does Not Interfere with Seminal DNase I Typing from Mixture Stains

    Transferrin Subtyping in Dental Pulps

    Correlates of Sex Offender and Offense Traits by Victim Age

    Seroprevalence of Parenterally Transmitted Viruses (HIV-1, HBV, HCV, and HTLV-I/II) in Forensic Autopsy Cases

    Sudden Out-of-Hospital Coronary Death in Patients with No Previous Cardiac History. An Analysis of 221 Patients Studied at Autopsy

    Blows to the Maternal Abdomen Causing Fetál Demise: Report of Three Cases and a Review of the Literature

    Neck Injuries: III. Ligamentous Injuries of the Craniocervical Articulation Without Occipito-atlantal or Atlanto-axial Facet Dislocation. A Pathologic Study of 21 Traffic Fatalities

    Study of the Extraction of LSD from Illicit Blotters for HPLC Determination

    Comparative Examination of Inks by Using Instrumental Thin-Layer Chromatography and Microspectrophotometry

    Forensic Examination of “Slightly Soluble” Ink Pigments Using Thin-Layer Chromatography

    Some New Ideas for Dating Ballpoint Inks—A Feasibility Study

    HPLC Analysis of Printing Inks

    Lead Isotope Ratios in Lead Smears and Bullet Fragments and Application in Firearm Investigations

    Microbial DNA Challenge Studies of Variable Number Tandem Repeat (VNTR) Probes Used for DNA Profiling Analysis

    Multigenerational Amplification of a Reference Ladder for Alleles at Locus D1S80

    A Simplified Method for Phenotyping Alpha-2-HS-glycoprotein

    Comparison of Postmortem Autolysis in Cardiac and Skeletal Muscle

    A Systematic Approach to the Sampling of Dental DNA

    GC/MS Quantitation of Benzoylecgonine Following Liquid-Liquid Extraction of Urine

    Endomyocardial Fibrosis in a Scuba Diving Death

    The Incredible Bouncing Bullet: Projectile Exit Through the Entrance Wound

    Victim Selection in the Jeffrey Dahmer Slayings: An Example of Repetition in the Paraphilias?

    A Condom—the Critical Link in a Rape

    Identification of Ammunitions Used in a Lethal Robbery. Comparison Between Scanning Electron Microscopy/Energy Dispersive X-Ray Analysis (SEM-EDX) and Instrumental Neutron Activation Analysis (INAA) Measurements

    Problems with the Dating of a Polaroid SX-70 Photograph

    Letters to the Editor

    Medico-Legal Investigations of the Airbus A320 Crash upon Mount Ste-Odile, France

    Ejection Seat Aircraft Fatalities in the United States Military, 1966 to 1990

    Snowmobile Fatalities

    Flow Cytometry: A Screening Tool for High Molecular Weight DNA

    Inappropriate Use of .38 Special Ammunition in .30-30 Rifles

    Extensive Fibrofatty Infiltration of the Left Ventricle in Two Cases of Sudden Cardiac Death

    Identification of Sex from Metacarpals: Effect of Side Asymmetry

    Validation of Dental Radiographs for Human Identification

    Fluorescence of Petroleum Products V: Three-Dimensional Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Capillary Gas Chromatography of Neat and Evaporated Gasoline Samples

    Fluorescence Detection of Ethyl Centralite in Gunshot Residues

    Databased Classification System for Shoe Sole Patterns—Identification of Partial Footwear Impression Found at a Scene of Crime

    Hazard Ratings of Vapors from Coatings and Adhesives

    Evaluation of the AmpliType® PM DNA Test System on Forensic Case Samples

    DNA Extraction Strategies for Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism Analysis

    Analysis of the HUMTH01 Allele Frequencies in the Spanish Population

    Amplification of cDNA via RT-PCR Using RNA Extracted from Postmortem Tissues

    A Method for Estimating Weight in Children from Femoral Midshaft Diameter and Age

    CompuTOD, A Computer Program to Estimate Time of Death of Deer

    An Experimental Methodology for the Study of Postmortem Changes in Toxic Concentrations of Drugs, Using Secobarbital As an Example

    Isolation of Amitriptyline and Nortriptyline from Fly Puparia (Phoridae) and Beetle Exuviae (Dermestidae) Associated with Mummified Human Remains

    A Fatal Ketamine Poisoning

    A Suicidal Wound Inflicted by a “Power Head”

    Positive Identification by Means of Trabecular Bone Pattern Comparison

    Laser Interrogation of Latent Vehicle Registration Number

    The R. B. H. Gradwohl Laureate—1995

    Letters to the Editor

    Symposium: Papers Honoring William M. Bass, Ph.D., By His Students

    The Influence of William M. Bass III on the Development of American Forensic Anthropology

    Techniques for Locating Burials, with Emphasis on the Probe

    William M. Bass and the Development of Forensic Anthropology in Tennessee

    Diameter of Cranial Gunshot Wounds as a Function of Bullet Caliber

    A Preliminary Investigation of Postmortem Tooth Loss

    The Measure and Mismeasure of the Tibia: Implications for Stature Estimation

    Allometric Secular Change in the Long Bones from the 1800s to the Present

    Should We Estimate Biological or Forensic Stature?

    Sex Assessment from Metacarpals of the Human Hand

    Intercondylar Shelf Angle: A New Method to Determine Race from the Distal Femur

    Challenge on the Frontier: Discerning American Indians from Whites Osteologically

    Microscopic Age Changes in the Human Occipital Bone

    But Professor, Why Teach Race Identification if Races Don't Exist?

    Comparison of Contact Shotgun Wounds of the Head Produced by Different Gauge Shotguns

    Studies on Age Estimation Using Racemization of Aspartic Acid in Cementum

    The Role of Ethanol in Heroin Deaths

    Internally Concealed Cocaine: Analytical and Diagnostic Aspects

    Novel Chlorinated Tropanes Derived from the Treatment of Cocaine with Sodium Hypochlorite

    Quantitative Analysis of Organic Pigments in Forensic Paint Examination

    Evaluation of Data Treatment Techniques for Improved Analysis of Fingerprint Images

    Development of Latent Fingerprints on Paper Using Magnetic Flakes

    Separation of D1S80 Alleles by Vertical Electrophoresis Through a Two-Tier Resolving Gel

    Combined Homicide-Suicides: A Review

    Psychiatric-Legal Analysis of Criminal Defendants Charged with Murder: A Sample Without Major Mental Disorder

    Another Courtroom Assault on the Confidentiality of the Psychotherapist-Patient Relationship

    Microchemical Spot Tests in Toolmark Examination

    Chemical Markers in Weathered Gasoline

    Distinguishing the Cause of Textile Fiber Damage Using the Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)

    Use of a Fiber Optic Probe for the Detection and Identification of Explosive Materials by Raman Spectroscopy

    Gender Identification of Dried Human Bloodstains Using Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization

    Arab Population Data on the PCR-Based Loci: HLA-DQA1, LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8, Gc, and D1S80

    Tandem Bullet Versus Multiple Gunshot Wounds

    Autopsy Cases Among Patients with Mental Disorders: An Unusual Case of Asphyxia Caused by the Iron Roller of a Garbage Truck

    Post-Anesthesia Uncal Herniation Secondary to a Previously Unsuspected Temporal Glioma

    Unsuspected Self-Poisoning with Flecainide and Alcohol

    A New Extremely Large Allele at the D1S80 (MCT118) Locus

    Letters to the Editors

    Walkeway Safety: An Overview

    Economic Dimensions of Slip and Fall Injuries

    On Threshold Values That Separate Pedestrian Walkways That Are Slip Resistant from Those That Are Not

    Viscoelastic Characteristics of Typical Shoe Outsole Materials and Their Effects on Walkway Friction Models

    Required Coefficient of Friction Versus Top-Piece/Outsole Hardness and Walking Speed: Significance of Correlations

    The Effect of Contact Pressure and Test-Foot Sliding on Slip Resistance: Experimental Results

    The Application of Forensic Biomechanics to the Resolution of Unwitnessed Falling Accidents

    Forensic Application of Computer Simulation of Falls

    Morphological Classification of Facial Features in Adult Caucasian Males Based on an Assessment of Photographs of 50 Subjects

    Sex Determination by Discriminant Function Analysis of Lateral Radiographic Cephalometry

    The Role of Forensic Anthropology in the Recovery and Analysis of Branch Davidian Compound Victims: Assessing the Accuracy of Age Estimations

    A Target Fiber Study Using Cinema and Car Seats as Recipient Items

    Identification and Quantitation of Source from Hemoglobin of Blood and Blood Mixtures by High Performance Liquid Chromatography

    Microreflectance FTIR Techniques Applied to Materials Encountered in Forensic Examination of Documents

    A Free Zone Capillary Electrophoresis Method for the Quantitation of Common Illicit Drug Samples

    Computer-Assisted Systems for Forensic Pathology and Forensic Toxicology

    Homicide Among Youth and Young Adults, 15 Through 29 Years of Age. A Report of 138 Cases from Paris and Its Suburbs, 1991–1993

    Repeat Visitors to a Pediatric Forensic Medicine Program

    The Storage of Forensic Urine Drug Specimens as Dry Stains: Recovery and Stability

    Sweat Testing for Benzodiazepines

    Sex Determination from Blood and Teeth by PCR Amplification of the Alphoid Satellite Family

    Analysis of the VNTR Locus DXS52 by the Amp-FLP Technique

    A New Individualization Marker of Sweat: Deoxyribonuclease I (DNase I) Polymorphism

    Sex Determination by Discriminant Function Analysis of the Petrous Portion of the Temporal Bone

    Effect of Background Interference on Accelerant Detection by Canines

    Thin-Layer Chromatography of Writing Inks—Quality Control Considerations

    Determination of Hydrocodone in Tussionex® Extended-Release Suspension by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

    Use of REMEDi HS in Emergency Toxicology for a Rapid Estimate of Drug Concentrations in Urine, Serum, and Gastric Samples

    Septic Tank Burial: Not Just Another Skeleton in the Closet

    Identification of War Victims from Mass Graves in Croatia, Bosnia, and Herzegovina by the Use of Standard Forensic Methods and DNA Typing

    DNA Typing and Blood Transfusion

    A Review of “Crime Scene”

    A Review of Hung Jury: The Diary of a Menendez Juror

    Miscellaneous Information

    Guest Editorial

    The R.B.H. Gradwohl Laureate—1997

    Writer Identification by Professional Document Examiners

    Stable Lead Isotopes in Teeth as Indicators of Past Domicile—A Potential New Tool in Forensic Science?

    Aging of Bitemarks: A Literature Review

    Education in Forensic Anthropology: Appraisal and Outlook

    The Effect of Shovel Trait on Carabelli's Trait in Taiwan Chinese and Aboriginal Populations

    Underwater Cave Diving Fatalities in Florida: A Review and Analysis

    Postmortem Serum and Tissue Redistribution of Fluoxetine and Norfluoxetine in Dogs Following Oral Administration of Fluoxetine Hydrochloride (Prozac®)

    Identification and Differentiation of Bear Bile Used in Medicinal Products in Taiwan

    Identification of Unique Cocaine Metabolites and Smoking By-Products in Postmortem Blood and Urine Specimens

    The Incidence of Ignitable Liquid Residues in Fire Debris as Determined by a Sensitive and Comprehensive Analytical Scheme

    Development of Latent Fingerprints Using a Corona Discharge

    Microfibers—A Forensic Perspective

    United States Population Data on the Multiplex Short Tandem Repeat Loci—HUMTHO1, TPOX, and CSF1PO—and the Variable Number Tandem Repeat Locus D1S80

    Products of Partial Digestion with Hae III. Part 1. Characterization, Casework Experience and Confirmation of the Theory of Three-, Four- and Five-Banded RFLP Pattern Origins Using Partial Digestion

    Products of Partial Digestion with Hae III. Part 2. Quantification

    Intrafamilial Homicide Committed by Juveniles: Examination of a Sample with Recommendations for Prevention

    Recidivism and Concomitant Criminality in Pathological Firesetters

    Video Voyeurs and the Covert Videotaping of Unsuspecting Victims: Psychological and Legal Consequences

    Forensic Significance of the Polymorphism of Hyoid Bone Shape

    DNA Extraction from Liquid Blood Using QIAamp

    Interlaboratory Evaluation of Short Tandem Repeat Triplex CTT

    HumCD4—Validation of a STR System for Forensic Purposes in an Austrian Caucasian Population Sample

    Japanese Population DNA Typing Data for the Loci LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8, and GC

    Distribution of HLA-DQα and Polymarker (LDLR, GC, GYPA, HBGG, and D7S8) Alleles in Arab and Pakistani Populations Living in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    HLA-DQA1 and Polymarker Allele Frequencies in Two New York City Jewish Populations

    Sequential Multiplex Amplification: Utility in Forensic Casework with Minimal Amounts of DNA and Partially Degraded Samples

    Fixed Bin Population Data for the VNTR Loci D1S7, D2S44, D4S139, D5S110, D10S28, and D14S13 in a Population Sample from Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

    Validation of HLA-DR Locus Typing in Forensic Specimens by Combining PCR-SSP with PCR-RFLP

    Transillumination Enhances Photographs of Retinal Hemorrhages

    Determination of Phenmetrazine in Urine by Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry after Liquid-Liquid Extraction and Derivatization with Perfluorooctanoyl Chloride

    An Unusual Case of Death by Lightning

    Coronary Artery Compression by Teflon Pledget Granuloma Following Aortic Valve Replacement

    The Use of Insects to Determine Time of Decapitation: A Case-Study from British Columbia

    A Fatality Involving Moclobemide, Sertraline, and Pimozide

    A Fatality Due to Moclobemide

    Three Cases of Fatal Firearm Use Following External Hinge Removal from Locked Gun Cabinets

    Review of the Wound Healing Process: Forensic Pathological Aspects

    Review of Interpreting Evidence, Evaluating Forensic Science in the Courtroom

    Review of: Levy H “And The Blood Cried out. A Prosecutor's Spell-binding Account of the Power of DNA”

    Review of Jekyll on Trial (Multiple Personality Disorder and Criminal Law)


    Effects of Monetary Incentives on Performance of Nonprofessionals in Document-Examination Proficiency Tests

    Time Since Discharge of Shotguns

    Efficacy of Repeated Psychophysiological Detection of Deception Testing

    QIAamp Spin Columns as a Method of DNA Isolation for Forensic Casework

    South Portuguese Population Data on the Loci HLA-DQA1, LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8 and Gc

    New Jersey Caucasian, African American, and Hispanic Population Data on the PCR-Based Loci HLA-DQA1, LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8, and Gc

    The Effect of Pathologic Substances and Adulterants on the DNA Typing of Urine

    Development of a Highly Polymorphic STR Marker for Identity Testing Purposes at the Human Androgen Receptor Gene (HUMARA)

    Computer-Based Production of Bite Mark Comparison Overlays

    Immersion Technique for Brain Removal in Perinatal Autopsies

    Determination of Benzodiazepines in Forensic Samples by HPLC with Photo-Diode Array Detection

    Postmortem Diagnosis of Leukodystrophies

    Sudden Death Due to Sarcoid Heart Disease

    Speedballing with Needle Embolization: Case Study and Review of the Literature

    Airbag Mediated Death of a Two-Year-Old Child Wearing a Shoulder/Lap Belt

    A Fatal Drug Interaction Between Clozapine and Fluoxetine

    Distribution of Phenol in a Fatal Poisoning Case Determined by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

    Personal Identification on the Basis of Antemortem and Postmortem Radiographs

    PM and D1S80 Loci Gene Frequencies in the Zaragoza Population of Northern Spain

    Isolation, Amplification, and Sequencing of Human Mitochondrial DNA Obtained from Human Crab Louse, Pthirus Pubis (L.), Blood Meals


    Miscellaneous Information

    Comparison of Macroscopic Cranial Methods of Age Estimation Applied to Skeletons from the Terry Collection

    Biological and Chemical Hazards of Forensic Skeletal Analysis

    Evaluation of Aspartic Acid Racemization Ratios in the Human Femur for Age Estimation

    Metric and Comparative Analysis of Sexual Dimorphism in the Thai Femur

    Identification of Race and Sex from Palate Dimensions

    Suicide Among Youth and Young Adults, 15 Through 24 Years of Age. A Report of 392 Cases from Paris, 1989–1996.

    Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators and the Pathologist: Comment and Cautionary Notes

    Identification of Cocaine Analytes in Fingernail and Toenail Specimens

    Medicolegal Implications of Drugs and Chemicals Detected in Intracranial Hematomas

    Forensic Implications and Medical-Legal Dilemmas of Maternal Versus Fetal Rights

    Differences in Criminal Activity Between Heroin Abusers and Subjects Without Psychiatric Disorders—Analysis of 578 Detainees in Bilbao, Spain


    Identifications and Quantitative Measurements of Narcotics in Solid Mixtures Using Near-IR Raman Spectroscopy and Multivariate Analysis

    Analysis and Comparison of Bullet Leads by Inductively-Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry

    The Examination of Disguised Numbers

    Substitution of H2O for Formamide in the Sample Preparation Protocol for STR Analysis Using the Capillary Electrophoresis System: The Effects on Precision, Resolution, and Capillary Life

    Spanish Population Data on the Loci D13S317, D7S820, and D16S539 Generated Using Silver Staining (SilverSTR III™ Multiplex)

    Swiss Caucasian Population Data for 13 STR Loci Using AmpFISTR Profiler Plus and Cofiler PCR Amplification Kits

    STR HUMARA Locus Gene and Genotype Frequencies in Han and Bei Populations in China

    A Systematic Analysis of PCR Contamination

    NaOH Treatment to Neutralize Inhibitors of Taq Polymerase

    Gene and Genotype Frequencies for HLA-DQA1 in Caucasians and Mulattoes in Brazil

    A Validation Study for the Extraction and Analysis of DNA from Human Nail Material and Its Application to Forensic Casework

    Evaluation of Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Membrane Test Assays for the Forensic Identification of Seminal Fluid

    The Analysis of Fire Debris for the Presence of Propan-2-ol Using Dynamic Headspace Concentration and Gas Chromatography with Flame Ionization Detection

    Chorionic Villus Sampling Prior to Pregnancy Termination, a Tool for Forensic Paternity Testing

    Analysis of Salivary DNA Evidence from a Bite Mark on a Body Submerged in Water

    Serial Murder of Six Victims by an African-American Male

    Airway Obstruction by a Ball

    Wischnewski Ulcers and Acute Pancreatitis in Two Hospitalized Patients with Cirrhosis, Portal Vein Thrombosis, and Hypothermia

    Chloropicrin Found in Industrial Grade Nitrogen

    Construction of a Roller Device for the Collection of Hair and Fiber Evidence

    Body Parts Can Be Dangerous to Health

    Commentary on Hubar JS, Carr RF. Computed Dental Radiography Used to Reproduce Antemortem Film Position. J Forensic Sci 1999 Mar; 44(2):401–4

    Authors' Response

    Commentary on Swalwell CI, Davis GG. Methamphetamine as a Risk Factor for Acute Aortic Dissection. J Forensic Sci 1999;44(1):23–6

    Authors' Response

    Review of Introduction to Executive Protection

    Review of Under Oath, Tips for Testifying

    Review of The Scientific Expert in Court, Principles and Guidelines

    Editorial Communication

    Experimental Forensic and Bioanthropological Aspects of Soft Tissue Taphonomy: 1. Factors Influencing Postmortem Tissue Desiccation Rate

    Marine Taphonomy: Adipocere Formation in a Series of Bodies Recovered from a Single Shipwreck

    Suicidal Drowning in South Florida

    Self-Assessment of the Forensic Value of Dental Records

    Digital Dental Radiographic Identification in the Pediatric, Mixed and Permanent Dentitions

    Developing Permanent Tooth Length as an Estimate of Age

    Osteometric Analysis of Sexual Dimorphism in the Sternal End of the Rib in a West African Population

    A New Method for Discriminating African-American from European-American Skeletons Using Postcranial Osteometrics Reflective of Body Shape

    Evaluation of Seven Methods of Estimating Age at Death from Mature Human Skeletal Remains

    Morphological Variation in Cervical Spinous Processes: Potential Applications in the Forensic Identification of Race from the Skeleton

    Recovery of Human Skeletal Elements from a Recent UK Murder Inquiry: Preservational Signatures

    Potassium Nitrite Reaction with 11-Nor-Delta9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-Carboxylic Acid in Urine in Relation to the Drug Screening Analysis

    The Extent of Postmortem Drug Redistribution in a Rat Model

    A Chronological Review of Fingerprint Forgery

    Graphical Tools for RFLP Measurement Quality Assurance: Single-Locus Charts

    Graphical Tools for RFLP Measurement Quality Assurance: Laboratory Performance Charts

    Genetic Variation of Three Tetrameric Tandem Repeats in Four Distinct Israeli Ethnic Groups

    Interpreting DNA Mixtures in Structured Populations

    GC/MS Data from Fire Debris Samples: Interpretation and Applications

    Improved Method for Shooting Distance Determination. Part 2—Bullet Holes in Objects that Cannot be Processed in the Laboratory

    Analysis of Genotype Frequencies and Interlocus Association for the PM, DQA1, and D1S80 Loci in Four Populations

    A Rare Mutation in the Amelogenin Gene and Its Potential Investigative Ramifications

    Hate Crimes on the Internet

    Scanning Electron Microscopic Analysis of Skin Resolution as an Aid in Identifying Trauma in Forensic Investigations

    Time Trends in a Study of 440 Mass Slayings/Rampages Occurring in Public Places

    Elimination of 7-Aminoflunitrazepam and Flunitrazepam in Urine After a Single Dose of Rohypnol®

    Regional Distribution of Cocaine in Postmortem Brain of Chronic Human Cocaine Users

    Strontium Isotope Composition of Skeletal Material Can Determine the Birth Place and Geographic Mobility of Humans and Animals

    A Study on the Use of Photopolymer Reflex Plate in the Forgery of Chinese Seals

    Age Estimation from Sternal Ends of Ribs by Phase Analysis in South African Blacks

    Allele and Genotype Frequencies for D1S80 and 3′APOB in Recanati, Central Italy

    Population Frequency Distribution of HumF13A01, HumFXIIIB, and HumLIPOL Loci in the Basque Country (Northern Spain)

    Loss of Heterozygosity Detected in a Short Tandem Repeat (STR) Locus Commonly Used for Human DNA Identification

    The Presumptive Reagent Fluorescein for Detection of Dilute Bloodstains and Subsequent STR Typing of Recovered DNA

    RFLP Band Size Standards: NIST Standard Reference Material® 2390

    RFLP Band Size Standards: Cell Line K562 Values from 1991 to 1997 Proficiency Studies

    The Identification of 2-Chloro-4,5-methylenedioxymethylamphetamine in an Illicit Drug Seizure

    The Effects of Microwave Irradiation on Occluded Solvents in Illicitly Produced Cocaine Hydrochloride

    Analysis of Biofluids for Flunitrazepam and Metabolites by Electrospray Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

    Parentage Testing on Blood Crusts from Firearms Projectiles by DNA Typing Settles an Insurance Fraud Case

    A Cause Célèbre: The So-Called “Ballpoint Murder”

    Acute Cerebellar Hemorrhage in a Patient with Klinefelter Syndrome: XXY Karyotype Obtained Postmortem from Cells from Pericardial Fluid

    Periadventitial Extracranial Vertebral Artery Hemorrhage in a Case of Shaken Baby Syndrome

    A Non-fatal Case of Intoxication with Foxglove, Documented by Means of Liquid Chromatography-Electrospray-Mass Spectrometry

    Distribution of Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism D1S80 Alleles in a Saudi Arabian Population

    Gene Frequencies for Four Hypervariable DNA Loci in a Chilean Population of Mixed Ancestry

    Mitochondrial DNA HVI and HVII Variation in a North-East Spanish Population


    Phenotypic Differences at the HUMvWA Locus Amplified with Different STR Kits

    Review of Broken Bones, Anthropological Analysis of Blunt Force Trauma

    Review of Understanding Mass Spectra: A Basic Approach

    Review of Handbook of Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents

    Review of Fingerprint Detection with Lasers, Second Edition

    Review of Physical Evidence in Forensic Science

    Review of Techniques of Crime Scene Investigation, 6th edition

    Review of Practical Aspects of Rape Investigation: A Multidisciplinary Approach, 2nd ed.

    Review of The Scientific Examination of Documents, Methods and Techniques, Second Edition

    Review of Drugs and Death: Profiles of Illegal Drug Abuse

    Review of Criminal Poisoning: Investigational Guide for Law Enforcement, Toxicologists, Forensic Scientists, and Attorneys

    Review of Environmental Forensics: Principles & Applications

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    Consecutive Matching Striation Criteria: A General Critique

    Identification of Heroin in Street Doses Using 1D-TOCSY Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

    The Petroleum-Laced Background

    A Novel Method for Forensic DNA Investigations: Repeat- Type Sequence Analysis of Tandemly Repeated mtDNA in Domestic Dogs

    SPME/GC-MS Characterization of Volatiles Associated with Methamphetamine: Toward the Development of a Pseudomethamphetamine Training Material

    Use of Dynamically Coated Capillaries for the Routine Analysis of Methamphetamine, Amphetamine, MDA, MDMA, MDEA, and Cocaine using Capillary Electrophoresis

    Forensic Determination of Ricin and the Alkaloid Marker Ricinine From Castor Bean Extracts

    The Analysis of Forensic Samples Using Laser Micro-Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry

    In Situ Identification and Analysis of Automotive Paint Pigments Using Line Segment Excitation Raman Spectroscopy: I. Inorganic Topcoat Pigments

    Determining Explosivity Part II: Comparison of Small-Scale Cartridge Tests to Actual Pipe Bombs

    Sustained Combustion of an Animal Carcass and Its Implications for the Consumption of Human Bodies in Fires

    Chemical Development of Latent Fingerprints: 1,2-Indanedione Has Come of Age

    Latent Fingerprint Detection Using a Scanning Kelvin Microprobe

    Systematic Analysis of Bulk Blue Ballpoint Pen Ink by FTIR Spectrometry

    DNA-Based Identification and Molecular Systematics of Forensically Important Sarcophagidae (Diptera)

    The Fin de Millénaire Duty to Warn or Protect

    Investigating the Role of Screen Violence in Specific Homicide Cases

    The Contract Murderer: Patterns, Characteristics, and Dynamics

    Focal Neurological Complications of Handcuff Application

    Abstracting Data from Medical Examiner/Coroner Reports: Concordance among Abstractors and Implications for Data Reporting

    Fatal Descent from Height in New York City

    Postmortem Blood Free and Total Morphine Concentrations in Medical Examiner Cases

    Deposition of 7-Aminoflunitrazepam and Flunitrazepam in Hair After a Single Dose of Rohypnol®

    Adherence of Forensic Odontologists to the ABFO Bite Mark Guidelines for Suspect Evidence Collection

    Metric Variation in the Human Occipital Bone: Forensic Anthropological Applications

    Detection of Gamma-Butyrolactone (GBL) as a Natural Component in Wine

    The Use of Capillary Electrophoresis in the Detection of Monomethylamine and Benzoate Ions in the Forensic Examination of Explosives Residues

    Extraction of Human DNA for PCR from Chewed Residues of Betel Quid Using a Novel “PVP/CTAB” Method

    AmpFℓSTR® Profiler Plus™ and AmpFℓSTR® COfiler™ Analysis of Tissues Stored in GenoFix™, a New Tissue Preservation Solution for Mass Disaster DNA Identification

    TWGDAM Validation of the AmpFℓSTR Profiler Plus and AmpF∓STR COfiler STR Multiplex Systems Using Capillary Electrophoresis

    NIST Mixed Stain Studies #1 and #2: Interlaboratory Comparison of DNA Quantification Practice and Short Tandem Repeat Multiplex Performance with Multiple-Source Samples

    Communicated Threats and Violence Toward Public and Private Targets: Discerning Differences Among Those Who Stalk and Attack

    Blind Trials of an Onsite Saliva Drug Test for Marijuana and Opiates

    Detection of Cocaine and Its Metabolites in Breast Milk

    Pelvic Age Estimation Using Actual Specimens and Remote Images

    The Use of the D-, L- Aspartic Ratio in Decalcified Collagen from Human Dentin as an Estimator of Human Age

    DNA Profiling of Trace Evidence—Mitigating Evidence in a Dog Biting Case

    DNA Testing of Klinefelter's Syndrome in a Criminal Case Using XY Chromosomal STR Multiplex-PCR

    Asphyxia Due to Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitor Mediated Angioedema of the Tongue During the Treatment of Hypertensive Heart Disease

    Glycine Toxicity and Unexpected Intra-Operative Death

    Fatal Overdose of Zopiclone in an Elderly Woman with Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    Y-Chromosomal Short Tandem Repeat Haplotypes at the Loci DYS393, DYS19, DYS392, and DYS385-I/II, DYS390, DYS389-I/II, and DYS391 in a Filipino Population Sample

    Allele Frequencies of Pentanucleotide STR D6S957 in Chinese and German Populations

    Allele Frequencies for Three STR Loci D1S1612, D2S1391, and D17S2196 in Chinese Population

    Distribution of HLA-DQA1 and Amplitype PM Locus Alleles in a Turkish Population Sample

    Distribution of Hum TPOX, HumvWA, HumTH01 Alleles in a Turkish Population Sample

    Commentary on: Barros de Castro IA, Rinzler CM, Rumjanek FD. Allele Frequency Distributions for Twelve STR Loci in a Brazilian Population. J Forensic Sci 2000;45(4):941.

    Commentary on: Ely SF, Hirsch CS. Asphyxial Deaths and Petechiae. J Forensic Sci 2000;45(6):1274—1277.

    Review of: Current Methods in Forensic Gunshot Residue Analysis

    Review of: Principles and Practice of Criminalistics

    Review of: Criminalistics An Introduction to Forensic Science, Seventh Edition

    Review of: Handbook of Drug Analysis: Applications in Forensic and Clinical Laboratories

    Review of: Forensic Evidence: Science and the Criminal Law

    Review of: Ethics in Forensic Science and Medicine: Guidelines for the Forensic Expert and the Attorney

    Review of: Forensic Engineering, Second Edition

    PMS, Psychosis and Culpability: Sound or Misguided Defense?

    Concordance Study on 15 STR Loci in Three Major Populations of Himalayan State Sikkim

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    Erratum/Correction of Dziegelewski M, Simich JP, Rittenhouse-Olson K. Use of a Y Chromosome Probe as an Aid in the Forensic Proof of Sexual Assault. J Forensic Sci 2002;47(3): 601–604.

    Erratum/Correction of Dziegelewski M, Simich JP, Rittenhouse-Olson K. Use of a Y Chromosome Probe as an Aid in the Forensic Proof of Sexual Assault. J Forensic Sci 2002;47(3): 601–604.

    Pedophilia on the Internet

    Commentary on Perlin, MW, Szabady B. Linear mixture analysis: a mathematical approach to resolving mixed DNA samples. J Forensic Sci 2001;46(6) 1372–78

    PMS, Psychosis and Culpability: Sound or Misguided Defense?

    A Qualitative Comparison of Smokeless Powder Measurements

    Skeletal Remains Presumed Submerged in Water for Three Years Identified Using PCR-STR Analysis

    A Discrimination Method for Paper by Fourier Transform and Cross Correlation

    Author's response

    Children in Motor Vehicle Collisions: Analysis of Injury by Restraint Use and Seat Location

    Concentrated Bleach Burns in a Child

    A Case of Homicide by Lethal Injection with Lidocaine

    Commentary on: Rossi D. Review of: Geographic Profiling. J Forensic Sci 2001;46(3):765

    Significance of the Recent Extraction to the Postmortem Dental Identification: A Case Study

    Fetal Gunshot Wound Characteristics

    Identification of Human Skeletal Remains by Comparison of Bony Details of the Cranium Using Computerized Tomographic (CT) Scans

    Trace Elemental Analysis of Drugs of Abuse Using Synchrotron Radiation Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence Analysis (SR-TXRF)

    Levels of Trace and Major Elements in Illicit Heroin

    Extraction of Human Nuclear DNA from Feces Samples Using the Qiaamp DNA Stool Mini Kit

    A Method for the Determination of Syringe Needle Punctures in Rubber Stoppers Using Stereoscopic Light Microscopy

    Acute Dissociative Responses in Law Enforcement Officers Involved in Critical Shooting Incidents: The Clinical and Forensic Implications

    Optimum Methamphetamine Profiling with Sample Preparation by Solid-Phase Microextraction

    Identifying Chop Marks on Cremated Bone: A Preliminary Study

    3D Measurements on Extrusion Marks in Plastic Bags

    Concordance Study on 15 STR Loci in Three Major Populations of Himalayan State Sikkim

    Evaluation of Exhibits from a Murder Case Using the Lead Isotope Method and Scanning Electron Microscopy

    Successful DNA Typing of a Urine Sample in a Doping Control Case Using Human Mitochondrial DNA Analysis

    Driver and Front Seat Passenger Fatalities Associated with Air Bag Deployment. Part 1: A Canadian Study

    Driver and Front Seat Passenger Fatalities Associated with Air Bag Deployment. Part 2: A Review of Injury Patterns and Investigative Issues

    A Comparison of Simulation and Known Groups in the Detection of Malingering on the MMPI-2

    Boiling Point Measurement of a Small Amount of Brake Fluid by Thermocouple and Its Application

    Stalking Following the Breakup of Romantic Relationships: Characteristics of Stalking Former Partners

    Correlation of Microscopic and Mitochondrial DNA Hair Comparisons

    Compositional Variation in Bullet Lead Manufacture

    Death by Compaction in a Garbage Truck

    The Use of SEM/EDS Analysis to Distinguish Dental and Osseus Tissue from Other Materials

    Estimation of the Quantity of a Drug in a Consignment from Measurements on a Sample

    Sudden Death Due to an Unrecognized Cardiac Hydatid Cyst

    Forensic Handwriting Examiners' Expertise for Signature Comparison

    The Behavioral and Cognitive Effects of Two Benzodiazepines Associated with Drug-Facilitated Sexual Assault

    Drug-Facilitated Sexual Assault Involving Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid

    Suicide on Death Row

    Forensic Radiology with Cross-Section Modalities: Spiral CT Evaluation of a Knife Wound to the Aorta

    Commentary on: Rubocki RJ, McCue BJ, Duffy KJ, Shepard KL, Shepherd SJ, Wisecarver JL. Natural DNA mixtures generated in fraternal twins in utero. J Forensic Sci 2001;46(1):120–5.

    Commentary on Bernhard WR. Paint and tape: collection and storage of microtraces of paint in adhesive tape. J Forensic Sci 2000;45(6):1312–15.

    Genetic Variation at Five STR Loci (D10S2325, D13S325, D20S470, D18S51, and D19S253) in Korean Population

    A Father Marries His Daughters: A Case of Incestuous Polygamy

    Allele Frequencies of CODIS STR Loci in Chinese Population

    Genetic Study of 15 Important STR Loci Among Four Major Ethnic Groups of Bihar, India

    Surface Sterilization of a Maggot Using Bleach Does Not Interfere with Mitochondrial DNA Analysis of Crop Contents

    Distribution of Nine STR Loci Alleles Frequencies in a Chinese Population

    Population Data for the STR Systems D3S1358, D8S1179, D18S51, D21S11, and the Y-Chromosomal DYS385 in a Population Sample from Lower Franconia (South Germany)

    Western Australian Sub-Population Data for the Thirteen AMPFlSTR® Profiler Plus and COfiler STR Loci

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    Genotype Profile for Thirteen Tetranucleotide Repeat Loci and Two Pentanucleotide Repeat Loci in Four Endogamous Tamil Population Groups of India

    Allele Frequencies of Y-Chromosome STR Locus DYS445 in a Chinese Population

    Allele Frequency Distribution of Three STR Loci (D5S818, Penta D, and Penta E) in Turkish Population

    A Review of: Developmental Juvenile Osteology

    Review of Asphyxia: The Physiopathology

    Review of: Forensic Entomology: The Utility of Arthropods in Legal Investigations

    DYS19, DYS385, DYS389 (I and II), DYS390, DYS391, DYS392, DYS393 Haplotypes in a Population Sample from Catalonia (North-East Spain)

    Review of: Benzodiazepines and GHB: Detection and Pharmacology

    Author's response

    Review of: Ethics in Forensic Science: Professional Standards for the Practice of Criminalistics [A Volume in the Protocols in Forensic Science Series]

    Authors' Response

    Insect Faunal Succession on Decaying Rabbit Carcasses in Punjab, India

    Elemental Analysis of Glass Fragments by ICP-MS as Evidence of Association: Analysis of a Case

    Central Nervous System Consequences of an Unusual Body Disposal Strategy: Case Report and Brief Experimental Investigation

    STR DNA Typing: Increased Sensitivity and Efficient Sample Consumption Using Reduced PCR Reaction Volumes

    AmpFℓSTR® Profiler Plus™ Short Tandem Repeat DNA Analysis of Casework Samples, Mixture Samples, and Nonhuman DNA Samples Amplified under Reduced PCR Volume Conditions (25 µL)

    A Potential Metallographic Technique for the Investigation of Pipe Bombings

    Two Fatal Cases Involving Concurrent Use of Methamphetamine and Morphine

    Nonmetric Subadult Skeletal Sexing Traits: I. A Blind Test of the Accuracy of Eight Previously Proposed Methods Using Prehistoric Known-Sex Mummies from Northern Chile

    Forensic Applications of Chemical Imaging: Latent Fingerprint Detection Using Visible Absorption and Luminescence

    Development and Validation of the Y-PLEX™5, a Y-Chromosome STR Genotyping System, for Forensic Casework

    Analysis of Human Fecal Material for Autosomal and Y Chromosome STRs

    Evidence in Support of Self-Declaration as a Sampling Method for the Formation of Sub-Population DNA Databases

    Suicide by Fire in a Car Trunk: A Case with Potential Pitfalls

    Identification of DYS385 Allele Variants by Using Shorter Amplicons and Northern Thai Haplotype Data

    A Novel Multiplex PCR System Consisting of Y-STRs DYS441, DYS442, DYS443, DYS444, and DYS445

    Fingerprint Pattern Restoration by Digital Image Processing Techniques

    Vacuum Collection of Gunpowder Residues from Clothing Worn by Shooting Suspects, and Their Analysis by GC/TEA, IMS, and GC/MS

    Parasomnia Pseudo-Suicide

    Filtration Based DNA Preparation for Sexual Assault Cases

    Development of an Alu-based, Real-Time PCR Method for Quantitation of Human DNA in Forensic Samples

    Inflicted Compressional Asphyxia of a Child

    Developmental Validation of a Real-Time Quantitative PCR Assay for Automated Quantification of Human DNA

    Mortality in Cerebral Palsy (CP): The Importance of the Cause of CP on the Manner of Death

    Optimization of the Separation of Organic Explosives by Capillary Electrophoresis with Artificial Neural Networks

    Population Data of the STRs D2S1338 and D19S433 from Northeast of Spain

    A Web-Based Survey of Odontologist's Opinions Concerning Bitemark Analyses

    The Forensic Analysis of Thermal Transfer Printing

    The Development of Reduced Size STR Amplicons as Tools for Analysis of Degraded DNA

    Modifications to the Silver Physical Developer

    Commentary on: Thompson WC, Taroni F, Aitken CGG. How the Probability of a False Positive Affects the Value of DNA Evidence. J Forensic Sci 2003;48(1):47-54.

    Commentary on: Thompson WC, Taroni F, Aitken CGG. How the Probability of a False Positive Affects the Value of DNA Evidence. J Forensic Sci 2003;48(1):47-54.

    The Direct Detection and Identification of Staining Dyes from Security Inks in the Presence of Other Colorants, on Currency and Fabrics, by Laser Desorption Mass Spectrometry

    A Spanish Population Study of the STR Loci D2S1338, D19S433, Penta D, and Penta E

    The Use of Dental Aging Techniques in Forensic Odontological Practice

    Characterization of Condom Lubricant Components Using Raman Spectroscopy and Raman Chemical Imaging

    Suicidal Hangings in Jail Using Telephone Cords

    Allele Frequencies of Two Y-STRs in a Chinese Population

    Letter to Editor—Autopsies on executed federal prisoners

    Microsatellite Markers in the Population from Rio Grande Do Norte, Northeastern Brazil

    Distribution of Allele Frequencies of One VNTR and Two STR Loci in Five Population Groups of South India

    Commentary on: Dettmeyer R, Kandolf R, Baasner A, Banaschak S, Eis-Hubinger AM, Madea B. Fatal parvovirus B19 myocarditis in an 8-year-old boy. J Forensic Sci 2003;48(1):183-186.

    Haplotype Frequency Distribution of Two Autosomal Microsatellites (D12S66 and D12S67) Among Five Endogamous Population Groups in India

    Forensic Assessment of ACTBP2 (SE33) Microsatellite

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    Polymorphism of Two STR Loci on Chromosome 21 in a Chinese Population

    Population Genetics for the CODIS Core STR Loci in the Population of Northeastern Poland

    Gene Frequencies for Two Y-Chromosomal STR Loci in Chinese Population

    Chinese Population Data on DXS6797 and GATA144D04 Loci

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    Dentists' Qualifications Affect the Accuracy of Radiographic Identification

    DNA Polymorphism Study at D1S80, DYS19, DYS287, and DYF155S2 in Two Tribal Populations from Central India




    Improved Method for the Detection of TATP After Explosion

    Allele Frequency Data for Profiler Plus Loci in Australia

    Matching and Partially-Matching DNA Profiles

    Organic Explosives Analysis Using On Column-Ion Trap EI/NICI GC-MS with an External Source

    Effect of Eight Solvents on Ethanol Analysis by Draäger 7110 Evidential Breath Analyzer

    Mitochondrial DNA Heteroplasmy Among Hairs from Single Individuals

    Postmortem Analysis of Anastomotic Suture Line Disruption Following Carotid Endarterectomy

    Stable Isotope Ratios as a Tool in Microbial Forensics—Part 1. Microbial Isotopic Composition as a Function of Growth Medium?

    Stable Isotope Ratios as a Tool in Microbial Forensics—Part 2. Isotopic Variation Among Different Growth Media as a Tool for Sourcing Origins of Bacterial Cells or Spores

    Enhanced Kinship Analysis and STR-based DNA Typing for Human Identification in Mass Fatality Incidents: The Swissair Flight 111 Disaster

    Systematic Analysis of Stutter Percentages and Allele Peak Height and Peak Area Ratios at Heterozygous STR Loci for Forensic Casework and Database Samples

    Effects of Processing Techniques on the Forensic DNA Analysis of Human Skeletal Remains

    Genotype Distribution of DYS385 and D10S676 in Chinese Han Population of Yunnan Province

    Interpretation of Postmortem Change in Cadavers in Spain

    Reconsidering the Auricular Surface as an Indicator of Age at Death

    The Impact of Anti-Stalking Training on Front Line Service Providers: Using the Anti-Stalking Training Evaluation Protocol (ASTEP)

    Analysis of Nitrite in Adulterated Urine Samples by Capillary Electrophoresis

    Use of Solid-Phase Double-Antibody Radioimmunoassay to Identify Species from Small Skeletal Fragments

    Use of MDA (The "Love Drug") and Methamphetamine in Toronto by Unsuspecting Users of Ecstasy (MDMA)

    A Calibrated Gray Scale for Forensic Ultraviolet Photography

    Commentary on: Carter DO, Tibbett M. Taphonomic mycota: fungi with forensic potential. J Forensic Sci 2003;48(1):168–71.

    Fingerprint Detection on Counterfeit US$ Banknotes: The Importance of Preliminary Paper Examination

    Estimation of Caloric Deficit in a Fatal Case of Starvation Resulting from Child Neglect

    The Belated Autopsy and Identification of an Eighteenth Century Naval Hero—The Saga of John Paul Jones

    Cremation Weights in East Tennessee?

    Fingerprint's Third Dimension: The Depth and Shape of Fingerprints Penetration into Paper—Cross Section Examination by Fluorescence Microscopy

    Sub-sampling and Preparing Forensic Samples for Pollen Analysis?

    Tramadol (Ultram®) Concentrations in Death Investigation and Impaired Driving Cases and Their Significance

    A Case Study on Forensic Polymer Analysis by DIOS-MS: The Suspect Who Gave Us the SLIP®

    Fetal Visceral Maturation: A Useful Contribution to Gestational Age Estimation in Human Fetuses

    Comparison of Gasolines Using Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry and Target Ion Response

    Dental Maturity in South France: A Comparison Between Demirjian's Method and Polynomial Functions

    Aromatic Content in Medium Range Distillate ProductséPart 1: An Examination of Various Liquids

    Accidental Insulin Overdose

    The USS Iowa Disaster: Success of the Forensic Dental Team

    Review of: On-Site Drug Testing

    Review of: Methamphetamine Use, Clinical and Forensic Aspects

    A Research Review of Public Figure Threats, Approaches, Attacks, and Assassinations in the United States

    Homicidal Cerebral Artery Aneurysm Rupture

    Self-extraction of Teeth Involving Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid

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    Commentary on: Huxley AK, Finnegan M. Human remains sold to the highest bidder! A snapshot of the buying and selling of human skeletal remains on eBay®, and Internet auction site. J Forensic Sci Jan. 2004;(49)1:17–20.

    Review of: Terrorism and Organized Hate Crime: Intelligence Gathering, Analysis, and Investigations

    Review of: Color Atlas and Manual of Microscopy for Criminalists, Chemists and Conservators

    Genetic Data of Eight Y-Chromosome STRs in Males from Santa Catarina, Brazil

    Analysis of Penta D (15q) and Penta E (21q) STR Polymorphism in a Southern Italian Population Sample

    Allelic Frequencies of Three X-Y Homologous STR Loci in Chinese Population

    Polymorphism of 9 STRs in Ethnic Chinese Population of Malaysia

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    President's Editorial—Some Thoughts on the Future of Scientific Publishing

    Review of: Vehicular Accident Investigation and Reconstruction



    Influence of Groove Count on Slip Resistance Using NTL Test Feet

    Ten Years After Daubert: The Status of the States

    A Large-Scale Statistical Analysis of Barefoot Impressions

    Heat-induced Dimensional Changes in Bone and their Consequences for Forensic Anthropology

    The Death of Adolf Hitler—Forensic Aspects

    An STR Forensic Typing System for Genetic Individualization of Domestic Cat (Felis catus) Samples

    Strategy for the Estimation of Chronological Age Using the Aspartic Acid Racemization Method with Special Reference to Coefficient of Correlation Between D/L Ratios and Ages

    Assessment of HV1 and HV2 mtDNA Variation for Forensic Purposes in an Uruguayan Population Sample

    Maternal Death Due to Non-Traumatic Fat Embolism

    The Effects of Skeletal Preparation Techniques on DNA from Human and Non-Human Bone

    Optimal Storage Conditions for Highly Dilute DNA Samples: A Role for Trehalose as a Preserving Agent

    Abnormally High Concentrations of Amphetamine in Blood of Impaired Drivers

    A Duplex Real-Time qPCR Assay for the Quantification of Human Nuclear and Mitochondrial DNA in Forensic Samples: Implications for Quantifying DNA in Degraded Samples

    A Novel Method for STR-based DNA Profiling Using Microarrays

    Fatality Following Right Atrial Perforation by a Screw-in Pacemaker Electrode

    Expression of Seminal Vesicle-Specific Antigen in Serum of Lung Tumor Patients

    The Influence of Brain Abnormalities on Psychosocial Development, Criminal History and Paraphilias in Sexual Murderers

    Characterization of Ballpoint Pen Inks by Thermal Desorption and Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry

    A Review of the Analysis of Vegetable Oil Residues from Fire Debris Samples: Spontaneous Ignition, Vegetable Oils, and the Forensic Approach

    An Alu-based, MGB Eclipse™ Real-Time PCR Method for Quantitation of Human DNA in Forensic Samples

    Evaluation of Raman Spectroscopy for the Analysis of Colored Fibers: A Collaborative Study

    Age Ranges of Epiphyseal Fusion in the Distal Tibia and Fibula of Contemporary Males and Females

    Rapid Determination of Carbohydrates in Heroin Drug Seizures Using Capillary Electrophoresis with Short-End Injection

    Autopsy Confirmation of Severe Pulmonary Interstitial Fibrosis Secondary to Munchausen Syndrome Presenting as Cystic Fibrosis

    Conditioned Microplitis croceipes Cresson (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Detect and Respond to 2,4-DNT: Development of a Biological Sensor

    Comparison of Dental Maturity in Children of Different Ethnic Origins: International Maturity Curves for Clinicians

    Virtopsy: Postmortem Minimally Invasive Angiography Using Cross Section Techniques—Implementation and Preliminary Results

    Identification and Characterization of Variant Alleles at CODIS STR Loci

    Analysis of Non-Suspect Samples Lacking Visually Identifiable Sperm Using a Y-STR 10-Plex

    The Determination of Nicotine and Sulfate in Supermarket Ground Beef Adulterated with Black Leaf 40

    Analysis of Glass Fragments by Laser Ablation-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry and Principal Component Analysis

    Fatal Blunt Trauma of the Larynx in a Child

    Commentary on: Saks MJ, VanderHaar H. On the “general acceptance” of handwriting identification principles. J Forensic Sci 2005;50(1):119-26

    Allele Frequencies for Ten Alu Insertion Polymorphisms in Anatolian Population

    Commentary on: Saks MJ, VanderHaar H. On the “general acceptance” of handwriting identification principles. J Forensic Sci 2005;50(1):119–124.

    A Simplified Method for Mitochondrial DNA Extraction from Head Hair Shafts

    Review of: Human Osteology & Skeletal Radiology: An Atlas and Guide

    Review of: Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems (AFIS)


    Polymorphism at 15 Short Tandem Repeat AmpFℓSTR® Identifiler™ Loci in Three Aboriginal Populations of India: An Assessment in Human Identification

    Review of: Weight-of-Evidence for Forensic DNA Profiles

    Review of: Forensic Aspects of Chemical and Biological Terrorism

    Autosomal STR Polymorphism in Sikh Population of Peninsular Malaysia

    Distribution of D12S2080, D16S2619 and D9S1119 Alleles in Chinese Population Sample

    STR Data for the PowerPlex® 16 System Loci for the Malays, Chinese and Indians Groups of the Malaysian Population

    Characterization of 17 Y-STR Loci in a Population from El Salvador (San Salvador, Central America) and Their Potential for DNA Profiling

    Review of: A Voice for the Dead

    Authors' Response

    Genetic Analysis of 15 STR Loci of Chinese Uigur Ethnic Population

    Allele Frequency Distribution of the D1S80 VNTR Locus in a Tunisian Population

    Authors’ Response

    Review of : Statistics and the Evaluation of Evidence for Forensic Scientists, 2nd Ed.

    Letter to the Editor—Forensic Lab Directors' Perceptions of Staffing Issues

    Review of: Forensic DNA Typing, 2nd edition

    Tribute to Milton Helpern

    Forensic Medicine

    Suicidal Insulin Poisoning with Nine Day Survival: Recovery in Bile at Autopsy by Radioimmunoassay

    The Phenomenon of Adolescent Addiction

    Anaphylactic Deaths: A Clinicopathologic Study of 43 Cases

    Use of Chemical Determinations on Vitreous Humor in Forensic Pathology

    Experimental Injuries of the Eye Caused by a Tear Gas Pen Gun Loaded with Ortho-Chlorobenzalmalononitrile

    Problems and Pitfalls in Blood Grouping Tests for Non-Parentage IV. Qualifications of Experts

    The Establishment of a Therapeutic Community within a Women's Correctional Facility

    Psychopharmaceutical Restoration to Present Sanity (Mental Competency to Stand Trial)

    The Complexities of Identifying the Modern Typewriter

    A New Look at Qualifying Expert Witnesses and the Doctrine of Privilege for Forensic Scientists

    Phenothiazines: Metabolism and Analytical Detection

    Blood Alcohol Concentrations in Drinking Drivers in Tucson, Arizona, 1967–1971

    A Basic Training Program for Forensic Drug Chemists

    Dangerous Drugs: Adulterants, Diluents, and Deception in Street Samples

    Toxicological Data for Fatalities due to Carbon Monoxide and Barbiturates in Ontario—A 4-Year Survey, 1965–1968

    Examination of Firing Pin Impressions by Scanning Electron Microscopy

    The Application of Scanning Electron Microscopy to the Forensic Evaluation of Vehicular Paint Samples

    Identification and Determination of Heroin in Illicit Seizures by Combined Gas Chromatography-Infrared Spectrophotometry

    Determination of Chloral Hydrate and Trichloroethanol in Biological Tissue

    A General Approach to Pesticide Residue Analysis

    Methods for the Detection and Determination of Ethchlorvynol in Biological Tissue

    The Specificity of the Duquenois Color Test for Marihuana and Hashish

    A Review of “Legal Considerations in Dentistry”

    Lournal of Forensic Sciences Index to Volume 17 1972

    Miscellaneous Information

    Blood Grouping Tests for Non-Paternity

    Application of Gm Typing in Cases of Disputed Paternity

    Photography of Bloodstains Visualized by Luminol

    Hexachlorophene Poisoning

    Carbonless Paper Systems

    Polygraph Validity and Reliability: A Review

    Forensic Identification of Opium by Computerized Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

    The Medico-Legal Aspects of Drug Interactions

    Electrolyte Imbalance in Alcoholic Liver Disease

    The Identification of Polynesian Head Hair

    Dental Identification of Aircraft-Accident Fatalities

    Suicide Notes in Monroe County: A 23 Year Look (1950–1972)

    The Epidemiology of Autopsies in Monroe County, New York

    Incompetency to Stand Trial: A Difference of Opinion

    Who Are Our Assaultive Juveniles? A Study of 100 Cases

    Value of Glass as Evidence

    Identification of Electric Blasting Caps by Manufacturer

    Identifying the Copying Machine Used in Preparation of Simulated Forgeries

    New Developments in the Japanese Questioned Document Laboratories

    Ink Differentiation with Infrared Techniques

    Detection of Methamphetamine in a Newborn Infant

    The Determination of Elevated Bromide Levels in Blood by Gas Chromatography

    The Autopen

    Court Ordered Handwriting Exemplars—How Effective?

    Do Experts Frequently Disagree?

    Professionalization of Document Examiners: Problems of Certification and Training

    In Memoriam Clark Sellers, 1891–1973

    A Review of “American Jurisprudence Trials, Vol. 19”

    A Review of “Evidence Law for the Police”

    A Review of “Criminal Interrogation and Confessions”

    A Review of “The Expert Witness”


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    Miscellaneous Information

    Pathologic Criteria of Radiation Injury

    Sudden Death in Association with the Ballooning Posterior Mitral Leaflet Syndrome

    Timing of Injury in Human Thermal Burns

    The Sternal Foramen: The Possible Forensic Misinterpretation of an Anatomic Abnormality

    Blood Groups of Chinese in New York City: Application to Problems of Disputed Parentage

    A Case of Infanticide

    A Fatal Overdose of Paraldehyde During Treatment of a Case of Delirium Tremens

    Deaths Due to Accidental Discharge of a Dropped Handgun

    New Method for the Collection and Analysis of Gunshot Residues as Forensic Evidence

    Examination of Gunshot Residues

    Detection of Gunshot Residue on the Hands by Neutron Activation and Atomic Absorption Analysis

    SEM Microstriation Characterization of Bullets and Contaminant Particle Identification

    Injury Potential of a Reloaded Tear Gas Pen Gun

    The Restoration of Obliterated Stamped Serial Numbers by Ultrasonically Induced Cavitation in Water

    The Foundation for Politization of the Police: Its Implications on the Watergate Scandal

    The Effect of Interchanging Segments Between Two Typewriters: A Unique Criminal Defense Defeated

    Technique for the Separation of Ink Dyestuffs with Similar RF Values

    The DS Method for Evidence Characterization

    The Identification of Cut Multistranded Wires

    Discoloration Effect of Diluents in Contraband Cocaine

    Identification of Drug Tablet and Capsule Evidence as to Source

    Analysis and Interpretation of the Cannabinolic Content of Confiscated Marihuana Samples

    Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry: A Rapid Technique for Forensic Analyses

    A Radioimmunoassay Technique for Digoxin in Postmortem Blood

    The Use of Vitreous Humor for Determination of Ethyl Alcohol in Previously Embalmed Bodies

    Extraction of Drugs from Biofluids and Tissues with XAD-2 Resin

    Miscellaneous Information

    A Review of “The Medical Detectives”

    A Review of “Key to Psychiatry—A Textbook for Students”

    A Review of “Sourcebook in Criminalistics”

    A Review of “The Practice of Gas Chromatography”

    Miscellaneous Information

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Index to Volume 19 1974

    Atomic Absorption Analysis of Some Trace Metals of Toxicological Interest

    On the Legality of Cannabis: The Responsibility of the Expert Witness

    Prostatic Acid Phosphatase Activity in the Postcoital Vagina

    An Unusual Case of Pseudo Rape

    A Cellulose Acetate Membrane Technique for the Determination of Adenylate Kinase Types in Bloodstains

    Comparison of Results for Quantitative Determination of Morphine by Radioimmunoassay, Enzyme Immunoassay, and Spectrofluorometry

    The Examination of Disc and Pin Tumbler Locks for Tool Marks Made by Lock Picks

    An Improved Density Gradient System for Forensic Science Soil Studies

    Enzymatic Characterization of Soil Evidence

    The Use of an Agglomerative Numerical Technique in Physical Evidence Comparisons

    Firearms Discharge Residue Sample Collection Techniques

    Accidental Death with Tear Gas Pen Gun: A Case Report

    A Review of Rejected Police Candidates

    Problems Surrounding Release of Persons Found Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

    The Differential Elution of Drugs from XAD-2 Resin

    Miscellaneous Information

    A Review of “The Pathology of Homicide”

    A Review of “Scapegoat Justice—Lloyd Miller and the Failure of the American Legal System”

    A Review of “Crime Investigation”

    A Review of “Anaesthetics, Resuscitation and Intensive Care: A Textbook for Students and Residents”

    A Review of “Vademecum Gerichtsmedizin”

    Letter to the Editor

    Miscellaneous Information


    Letter to the Editor

    The Course of Forensic Sciences

    A National Assessment of Propoxyphene in Postmortem Medicolegal Investigation, 1972–1975

    Problems of Freedom and Responsibility in the Forensic Sciences

    Old Ethics for New Sciences—What Confronts Justice

    The Need for and the Relationship of the Forensic Sciences to the Civil Laws

    Problems of Ethics and Behavior in the Forensic Sciences

    Money and the Expert Witness: An Ethical Dilemma

    Ethical Practices as They Pertain to the Discipline of Toxicology

    The Prevention of Legal Problems in Dentistry

    Ethics and the Document Examiner Under the Adversary System

    Genetic Markers in Human Semen: A Review

    A Scanning Electron Microscope Study of Dried Blood

    A Precipitin-lnhibition Test on Denatured Bloodstains for the Determination of Human Origin

    A Low Ionic Strength, Hemagglutinating, AutoAnalyzer® for Rhesus Typing of Dried Bloodstains

    An Evaluation of Tetramethylbenzidine as a Presumptive Test for Blood

    The Application of Differential Thermal Analysis and Thermogravimetric Analysis to Dating Bone Remains

    Thyrotoxicosis: Postmortem Diagnosis in an Unexpected Death

    The Examination of the Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Infant: Investigative and Autopsy Protocols Death

    Detection of Amphetamine and Methamphetamine-Type Materials in Pharmaceutical and Biological Fluids by Fluorometric Labeling

    Several Unusual Cases of Child Abuse

    Short-Range Ammunition—A Possible Anti-Hijacking Device

    Forensic Applications of Diamond Cell-Infrared Spectroscopy. I: Identification of Blasting Cap Leg Wire Manufacturers

    Studies of the Spatial Distribution of Firearms Discharge Residues

    Programmed Energy Dispersive X-Ray Analysis of Top Coats of Automotive Paint

    Examination of Paints by Trace Element Analysis

    The Parameters of Ballpen Ink Examinations

    Classification and Identification of Photocopiers: A Progress Report

    Alcohol and Criminal Responsibility

    The Expert Witness: A Dilemma

    Identification of IBM Keypunch Machines by Their Printed Products

    Forensic Odontology in Missing Persons Cases

    Miscellaneous Information

    A Review of “Dental Evidence: A Handbook for Police”

    A Review of “Forensic Psychiatry—A Practical Guide for Lawyers and Psychiatrists”

    A Review of “Forensic Psychology: A Guide for Lawyers and the Mental Health Professions”

    A Review of “Armed Robbery: Offenders and Their Victims”


    Letters to the Editor

    Review: Applications of Luminescence in Forensic Science

    Cocaine and Benzoylecgonine Excretion in Humans

    Forensic Toxicology of Some Deaths Associated with the Combined Use of Propoxyphene and Acetaminophen (Paracetamol)

    Some Observations Concerning Blood Morphine Concentrations in Narcotic Addicts

    Detection of Gunshot Residue Particles from the Hands of a Shooter

    An Improved Ferrous Metal Detection Reagent

    Processing and Interpreting Mass Spectral Data in Forensic Identification of Drugs and Explosives

    Pyrolysis Mass Spectrometry—A New Forensic Science Technique

    Toxicology and Sudden Infant Death

    Application of Allergy Diagnosis in Forensic Serology

    Phosphoglucomutase Typing of Vaginal Swabs

    Toward a Scientific Forensic Psychiatry

    Psychiatric Evaluation of Traumatic Impotence: Evolution of a Case

    The Use of Penile Plethysmography in a Medicolegal Evaluation

    Legal Preparation of a Case of Traumatic Impotence

    Questioned Documents and the Law: Handwriting Evidence in the Federal Court System

    Comparison of Typewriter Ribbon Inks by Thin-Layer Chromatography

    Envelope Association Through Manufacturing Characteristics

    A National Survey of Laboratory Questioned Document Reexaminations—Are They Being Done?

    Influence of the Medical Examiner on Cadaver Organ Procurement

    A Survey of Handwriting Styles by Geographic Location

    Medical Examiner Report of a Boeing 727-95 Aircraft Accident

    The Electroconvulsive Therapy Fight in California

    A Review of Criminalistics: An Introduction to Forensic Science

    A Review of Dental Identification and Forensic Odontology

    Milton Helpern, M.D. 1902–1977

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    Letters to the Editor

    Identification of Burnt Matches by Scanning Electron Microscopy

    A Scientific Study of Pencil Lead Components

    Identification of Accelerants in Fire Residues by Capillary Column Gas Chromatography

    A Novel Pyrolysis Technique for Micro Paint Analysis

    Trace Element Profiles and Ratios Determined by Instrumental Neutron Activation Analysis for Fine Paper Identification

    Bullet Residue as Distinguished from Powder Pattern

    Weakly Basic Impurities in Illicit Amphetamine

    Detection of Drugs in a Bloodstain. I: Diphenylhydantoin

    Trace Element Analysis of Steel Sections on Either Side of an Oxygen Cut in a Vehicle Suspected of Being Stolen

    Unlawful Possession of Silver

    Genetic Markers in Human Semen. II: Quantitation of Polymorphic Proteins

    Injuries to Cadavers Resulting from Experimental Rear Impact

    Determination of Serum Myoglobin Level After Death in the Diagnosis of Sudden Coronary Artery Occlusion

    The Mummified Heart: A Problem in Medicolegal Diagnosis

    The Effect of Severe Bedsores on Bone and Its Forensic Implications

    Some Further Thoughts on Probabilities and Human Hair Comparisons

    An Improved Technique Using Dental Histology for Estimation of Adult Age

    The Tympanic Plate in Forensic Discrimination Between American Blacks and Whites

    The Individuality of Human Footprints

    George A. Dorsey's Role in the Luetgert Case: A Significant Episode in the History of Forensic Anthropology

    Chewing Gum—An Unusual Clue in a Recent Homicide Investigation

    A Role for the Behavioral Scientist in Hostage Negotiation Incidents

    Contributors to Vehicular Violence

    Utilization of Medically Obtained Evidence in Cases of Sexual Assault: Results of a Survey

    Detection of Seminal Fluid Constituents After Alleged Sexual Assault

    Phase Contrast Microscopy Versus Differential Interference Contrast Microscopy as Applicable to the Observation of Spermatozoa

    Reliability of the Acid Phosphatase Test for the Identification of Seminal Fluid

    Rape in the United States

    Chemical Reagents for the Development of Latent Fingerprints. I: Scope and Limitations of the Reagent 4-Dimethylamino-Cinnamaldehyde

    A Review of Ballistic Science for the Law Enforcement Officer

    A Review of Forensic Medicine

    A Review of Crime Laboratory Management Forum 1976

    A Review of Introduction to Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice and Accompanying Student Programmed Learning Guide

    A Review of The Legal Speller

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Letters to the Editor

    Detection of Drugs Using XAD-2 Resin. I: Choice of Resin, Chromatographic Conditions, and Recovery Studies

    Detection of Drugs Using XAD-2 Resin. II: Analysis of Liver in Medical Examiner's Cases

    Detection of Drugs Using XAD-2 Resin. III: A Routine Screening Procedure for Bile

    Sudden Unexpected Death from Cardiac Concussion (Commotio Cordis) with Unusual Legal Complications

    Sudden Death and Sepsis After Splenectomy

    Suicide by Intravenous Injection of a Veterinary Euthanasia Agent: Report of a Case and Toxicologic Studies

    Death Associated with Nitrite Ingestion: Report of a Case

    Histologic Diagnosis of Sodomy

    Toxicological Analyses in Cases of Sudden Infant Death: A National Feasibility Study

    A Rapid, Systematic, and Comprehensive Classification System for the Identification and Comparison of Motor Vehicle Paint Samples. I: The Nature and Scope of the Classification System

    Pyrolysis Analysis of the Herbicide Paraquat on Cannabis by Coupled Gas Chromatography-Infrared Spectroscopy

    Possible Characterization of Samples of Cannabis sativa L. by Their Carbon Isotopic Distributions

    The Value of the Duquénois Test for Cannabis—A Survey

    Increased Safety and Specificity in the Thin-Layer Chromatographic Identification of Marihuana

    The Rapid Determination of Cocaine and Other Local Anesthetics Using Field Tests and Chromatography

    An Efficient Method to Eliminate Streaking in the Electrophoretic Analysis of Haptoglobin in Bloodstains

    Particle Analysis for the Detection of Gunshot Residue. III: The Case Record

    Analysis and Characterization of Military-Grade Trinitrotoluene by Gas Chromatography

    A New Development in Graphic Transfer Material and an Illustration of Its Illegal Use

    Educating the Forensic Psychiatrist

    Comments on Arson

    History of Questioned Document Examination in the United States

    Radiographic Interpretation of Contrast-Media-Enhanced Bite Marks

    The Core Technique in the Determination of Age at Death in Skeletons

    A Tribute to the French Forensic Anthropologist Georges Fully (1926–1973)

    Criminalistics—A Look Back at the 1970s, a Look Ahead to the 1980s

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letter to the Editor

    Risk of Cancer Subsequent to Low-Dose Radiation

    Radiologic Identification of Unknown Human Remains

    Mineralization of the Costal Cartilages as an Indicator of Age: Preliminary Observations

    Gustafson's Method for Age Determination from Teeth—A Modification for the Use of Dentists in Identification Teams

    “Foreshoring”: Characteristics of Shored Entry Wounds and Corresponding Wounds with Shoring Material as an Intermediate Target

    Suicide by Snake Venom Injection

    Differentiation of Fetal and Adult Bloodstains by Pyrolysis-Gas-Liquid Chromatography

    Analysis of Psilocybin and Psilocin in Mushroom Extracts by Reversed-Phase High Performance Liquid Chromatography

    The Classification of Jacketed Sporting Rifle Bullets

    Examination of Toolmarks from Sequentially Manufactured Tongue-and-Groove Pliers

    A Study of the Use of 2-Nitroso-1-Naphthol as a Trace Metal Detection Reagent

    Mass Spectrometric Differentiation of Cannabinoid-Containing Samples

    Onset of Psychotraumatic Reactions

    The Search for Certainty and the Uses of Probability

    Second Endorsements Deserve a Second Look

    Analysis of the Results of Gunshot Residue Detection in Case Work

    Thickness of Facial Tissues in American Blacks

    Photographic Superimposition in Dental Identification. Is a Picture Worth a Thousand Words?

    Population Frequencies of Carbonic Anhydrase II and Esterase D in the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area

    Thin-Layer Chromatography of Metallic Cations

    Acute Dimethylnitrosamine Poisoning Outbreak

    Suicide with Two Guns: A Unique Case

    Quality of Life—Theme

    Law and the Quality of Life

    Barriers to Quality Achievement in Crime Laboratory Operations

    Juvenile Delinquency and the Quality of Life: The 17-Year Depression

    Responses of the Human Skeleton to Changes in the Quality of Life

    Concern for the Quality of Life and Future Importance of the Forensic Sciences (The Living and Working Environment)

    Quality of Life for the Mentally Disabled

    A Review of 1979 Year Book of Pathology and Clinical Pathology

    A Review of Trace Elements in Human Hair

    A Review of Essentials of Forensic Anthropology: Especially as Developed in the United States

    A Review of Educating Handicapped Children

    A Review of Alcohol, Drugs and Road Traffic

    Miscellaneous Information

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    Rebirth of Exploding Ammunition—A Report of Six Human Fatalities

    The Use of Brain Digoxin Concentrations to Confirm Blood Digoxin Concentrations

    Approaches to Drug Sample Differentiation. I: A Conceptual Review

    Approaches to Drug Sample Differentiation. II: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometric Determination of Methamphetamine Enantiomers

    Circular Dichroism: An Alternative Method for Drug Analysis

    The Trapping, Storing, and Subsequent Analysis of Ethanol in In-Vitro Samples Previously Analyzed by a Nondestructive Technique

    Analysis of Fire Debris by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

    Identification of Bullet Particles in Bone Fragments by Electron Beam X-Ray Microanalysis

    Characteristics of Shored Exit Wounds

    A Study of Shotgun Pellet Ricochet

    Ultrastructure of Human Tissues After Prolonged Interment in Metal-Lined Coffins

    Estimation of Stature from the Vertebral Column in American Blacks

    Evaluation of a Method Using Powder to Detect the Site of Rubber Erasures

    Computer-Printed Documents As Part of a Computer Crime Investigation

    Propoxyphene in Postmortem Toxicology 1976–1978

    Forensic Chemical Examinations in Finland, 1979—Trends in Fatal Poisoning

    The Determination of the Sex of an Individual from a Dried Bloodstain Using Radioimmunoassay of Testosterone, Progesterone, and Estradiol-17β

    Sex Offenders: Diagnosis, Organicity, and Intelligence

    Identification of Some Chemical Analogues and Positional Isomers of Methaqualone

    Oral Overdose of Propylhexedrine

    A Review of Color Atlas of Tumor Histopathology

    A Review of Color Atlas of Pathology of the Nervous System

    A Review of The Law of the Land

    A Review of The Art and Science of the Polygraph Technique

    Miscellaneous Information

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Letter to the Editor

    The FBI Laboratory: Fifty Years

    Letter to the Editor

    Pioneer Contributions of Harris Hawthorne Wilder, Ph.D., To Forensic Sciences

    Sexual Fatalities: Behavioral Reconstruction in Equivocal Cases

    A Quality Assurance Program for the Laboratory Examination of Arson and Explosives Cases

    Transfer of Nitroglycerine to Hands during Contact with Commercial Explosives

    Assessment of Solvents for the Recovery of Nitroglycerine from Hands Using Cotton Swabs

    Use of Narrow-Band-Pass Filters to Enhance Detail in Latent Fingerprint Photography by Laser

    A New Method for Recovering Latent Fingerprints from Skin

    The Identification of Capsaicinoids in Tear-Gas Spray

    Quantitative Determination by Circular Dichroism of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide in Confiscated Material

    Identification of Phencyclidine and Its Analogues at Low Concentrations in Urine by Selected Ion Monitoring

    An Assessment of the Immunofluorescence Technique as a Method for Demonstrating the Histological Localization of Tetrahydrocannabinol in Mammalian Tissues

    Determination of Aminopyrine and Cyclobarbital from a Skeleton by Radioimmunoassay

    Immunologic Determination of Seminal Secretions by a Latex Microtiter Technique

    Incidence and Toxicological Aspects of Drugs Detected in 484 Fatally Injured Drivers and Pedestrians in Ontario

    Death by Poisoning: A Ten-Year Survey of Dallas County

    Experimental Determination of Time of Intracranial Hemorrhage by Spectrophotometric Analysis of Cerebrospinal Fluid

    Lack of Correlation of Postmortem Vitreous Humor Calcium Concentration with Antemortem Serum Calcium Concentration

    Minimal Velocities Necessary for Perforation of Skin by Air Gun Pellets and Bullets

    The Examination of Notary Seals

    Reagents for the Chemical Development of Latent Fingerprints: Synthesis and Properties of Some Ninhydrin Analogues

    Laser Detection of Latent Fingerprints on Skin

    The Use of a Scanning Monochromator as a Barrier Filter in Infrared Examinations of Documents

    A Simple Spectrophotometry for Determination of Carboxyhemoglobin in Blood

    A Rapid Method for the Preparation of Transparent Footwear Test Prints

    Cause of an Aberrant Phenotype: An Interesting Dilemma

    Homicide by Barbiturates and Alcohol

    Colchicine Poisoning as a Mode of Suicide

    Datura stramonium: A Fatal Poisoning

    Postmortem Vitreous Humor in Fatal Acute Iron Poisoning

    Illicit and Licit Drugs Causing Perforation of the Nasal Septum

    Suicidal Strangulation with a Double-Knotted Noose

    A Review of The Analysis of Explosives

    A Review of Scientific Examination of Questioned Documents

    A Review of Human Relations: Law Enforcement in a Changing Community

    A Review of Correctional Supervisory Management

    A Review of Forensic Science Handbook

    A Review of Law, Medicine, and Forensic Science

    A Review of Traffic Management and Collision Investigation

    A Review of Wyatt V. Stickney: Retrospect and Prospect

    A Review of Toxicological and Pathological Studies on Psychoactive Drug Involved Deaths

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Miscellaneous Information

    The Relative Indices of Efficiency for Selected Methods of Bloodstain Analysis

    Solubility Characterization of Automotive Paints

    Scanning Electron Microscopic Ultrastructural Alterations of the Pulmonary Alveolus in Experimental Drowning

    Concentration of Alcohol in Delayed Subdural Hematoma

    Hypoglycemia as the Responsible Factor in a Truck Driver Accident Fatality

    Air Embolism During Intercourse in Pregnancy

    Toxicological Findings in a Death Resulting from the Ingestion of Trimipramine

    Application of Probability of Paternity Calculations to an Alleged Incestuous Relationship

    Plenary Session: The Lindbergh Kidnapping Revisited: Forensic Sciences Then and Now

    A Brief Chronology of the Lindbergh Kidnapping

    The Investigation of the Lindbergh Kidnapping Case

    The Lindbergh Case Revisited: A Review of the Criminalistics Evidence

    Excerpts and Comments on Testimony by Document Examiners in Regard to State of New Jersey v. Bruno Richard Hauptmann

    The Lindbergh Kidnapping: Review of the Autopsy Evidence

    The Lindbergh Kidnapping—A Psychiatric View

    The Prosecution of Bruno Richard Hauptmann: An Imitation of Falconry

    A Review of Society, Crime and Criminal Behavior

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Miscellaneous Information

    The Hinckley Case, the Media, and the Insanity Defense

    Letter to the Editor

    Miscellaneous Information

    The Effect of Witnesses, Attorneys, and Judges on Civil Commitment in North Carolina: A Prospective Study

    Judicial Oversight of Release of Patients Committed After Being Found Not Competent to Stand Trial or Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity in Violent Crimes

    Comparison of Methods for Estimating Range of Fire Based on the Spread of Buckshot Patterns

    The Points of Attachment of the Palpebral Ligaments: Their Use in Facial Reconstructions on the Skull

    Equations for Estimating Age at Death from the Pubic Symphysis: A Modification of the Mckern-Stewart Method

    Morphological Variations in Ulnar Supinator Crests and Fossae as Identifying Markers of Occupational Stress

    The Role of Fibers in Forensic Science Examinations

    The Detection of Fetal Hemoglobin in Bloodstains by Means of Thin-Layer Immunoassay

    The Determination of Cocaine and Its Major Metabolite, Benzoylecgonine, in Postmortem Fluids and Tissues by Computerized Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

    Application of Experimental Variables to the Use of the Electrostatic Detection Apparatus

    Chromophoric Labeling of Cannabinoids with 4-Dimethylaminoazobenzene-4'-Sulfonyl Chloride

    Determination of Chloroquine and Monodesethylchloroquine in Hair

    The Quantitation of Psilocybin in Hallucinogenic Mushrooms Using High Performance Liquid Chromatography

    Collection and Preservation of Forensically Important Entomological Materials

    Drugs and Driving: A Systematic Analytical Approach

    Measurement of Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in Whole Blood Samples from Impaired Motorists

    Hemolyzed Blood and Serum Levels of Δ9-THC: Effects on the Performance of Roadside Sobriety Tests

    Ethical Considerations in Forensic Science Services

    The Acetaminophen Experience in South Florida

    Radio Frequency Interference with the Model 1000SA Alco-Analyzer ® Gas Chromatograph

    Microcrystalline Identification of Drugs of Abuse: Stimulant Street Drugs

    The Motion of Floating and Submerged Objects in the Chattahoochee River, Atlanta, GA

    Improved Recovery and Stability of Ethanol in Automated Headspace Analysis

    Synthetic Cocaine Impurities

    The Identification of Methoxy-N-Methylamphetamines

    The Determination of Sex from Forcibly Removed Hairs

    Clarifying the Role of Forensic Anthropologists in Death Investigations

    Discriminant Function Sexing of the Tibia

    Age Estimation from the Rib by Phase Analysis: White Males

    Laser and Fiber Optic Photographic Analysis of Single-Edge Paper Striations

    Neuropsychological Performance of Sexual Assaulters and Pedophiles

    Competence to Proceed: A Functional and Context-Determinative Decision

    Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-III: A Perspective from Family Court

    A Deaf Sex Offender

    Estimating the Postmortem Interval in Big Game Animals

    Atherosclerotic Coronary Artery Disease and “Low” Levels of Carboxyhemoglobin; Report of Fatalities and Discussion of Pathophysiologic Mechanisms of Death

    Postmortem Methemoglobin Concentrations and Their Significance

    The Role of the Forensic Scientist in the Application of Chemical Tests for Alcohol in Traffic Law Enforcement

    The Detection of Protein p30 in Seminal Stains by Means of Thin-Layer Immunoassay

    Gm(11) Grouping of Dried Bloodstains

    Increasing the Sensitivity of Detection of the Electrophoretic Marker Group Specific Component in Agarose Gels by Double-Staining with Coomassie Brilliant Blue R250 and Silver

    A Clandestine Approach to the Synthesis of Phenyl-2-Propanone from Phenylpropenes

    Fraudulent Transposition of Original Signatures by Office Machine Copiers

    Casting, Another Means of Identification

    A Video System for the Visualization of Gunpowder Patterns

    Stomach Rupture by Infusion Pump and Foley Catheter

    Tissue Distribution of Lidocaine After Fatal Accidental Injection

    Toxicologic Studies in a Fatal Overdose of 2,4-D, Mecoprop, and Dicamba

    A Fatality Involving Phentermine

    Identification of a Rope by Means of a Physical Match Between the Cut Ends

    Suicide by the Use of a Chain Saw

    Metropolitan Forensic Anthropology Team (MFAT) Case Studies in Identification: 2. Identification of a Vietnamese Trophy Skull

    A Review of Inclusion Probabilities in Parentage Testing

    A Review of Forensic Medicine: A Guide to Principles, 2nd Edition

    A Review of Ethics, Legal Medicine and Forensic Pathology

    A Review of Correctional Institutions

    A Review of Post-Traumatic Neurosis

    A Review of Autoerotic Fatalities

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 29 1984

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 29 1984

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    Ethical and Moral Dilemmas Confronting Forensic Scientists

    Ethanol, Marijuana, and Other Drug Use in 600 Drivers Killed in Single-Vehicle Crashes in North Carolina, 1978–1981

    Brain Concentrations of Cocaine and Benzoylecgonine in Fatal Cases

    Drug and Chemical Related Deaths: Incidence in the State of Maryland—1975 to 1980

    The Isolation and Identification of Precursors and Reaction Products in the Clandestine Manufacture of Methaqualone and Mecloqualone

    Concentrations of Lidocaine and Monoethylglycylxylidide (MEGX) in Lidocaine Associated Deaths

    An In Vitro Study of the Accuracy and Precision of Breathalyzer® Models 900, 900A, and 1000

    Pyrolysis Capillary Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry for Analysis of Automotive Paints

    Retrieval of Analytical Data and Substance Identification in Systematic Toxicological Analysis by the Mean List Length Approach

    Biomedical Image Processing for Age Measurements of Intact Teeth

    Osteometric Analysis of Sexual Dimorphism in the Sternal End of the Rib

    In Vivo Measurements of Facial Tissue Thicknesses in American Caucasoid Children

    Calcification and Ossification in the Arytenoid Cartilage: Incidence and Patterns

    Secreted Blood Group Substances: Distributions in Semen and Stabilities in Dried Semen Stains

    The Effect of Differences in Gene Frequency on Probability of Paternity

    Correlation of Circumstances with Pathological Findings in Asphyxial Deaths by Hanging: A Prospective Study of 61 Cases from Seattle, WA

    Female Homicide-Suicide Perpetrators: A Controlled Study

    Cardiovascular Abnormalities in Children: A Ten-Year Forensic Pathologic Study

    Mental Retardation, Organic Brain Dysfunction, and the Forensic Clinician: Some Practical Considerations

    Technical Shortcomings of Doppler Traffic Radar

    Solid Dosage Forms: 1975–1983

    Effect of Sodium Fluoride on Cholinesterase Activity in Postmortem Blood

    Identification of Fetal Bloodstains by Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay for Human α-Fetoprotein

    An Agarose Gel Electrophoretic Method for Typing Phosphoglucomutase-1, Esterase D, or Glyoxalase I

    Immunofixation of Complement Component C3 Phenotypes in Bloodstains After Cellulose Acetate Electrophoresis

    Shadow Positioning Technique: A Method for Postmortem Identification

    Using Absorbents to Collect Hydrocarbon Accelerants from Concrete

    A Correlation Between Shoeprint Measurements and Actual Sneaker Size

    The Distribution of Staff Time Between Treatment and Security Functions for a Maximum Security Forensic Service: A Preliminary Report

    Strut Fracture in a Bjork-Shiley Aortic Valve Prosthesis

    Fatal Strychnine Poisoning—A Case Report and Review of the Literature

    Multiple Deaths Resulting from Shipboard Exposure to Trichlorotrifluoroethane

    Sudden Infant Death with Periventricular Leukomalacia

    Infanticide by Starvation: Calculation of Caloric Deficit to Determine Degree of Deprivation

    A Rare Suicidal Case of a Ten-Year-Old Child Stabbing Himself in the Throat

    The Comparison of Round-Hole Perforations of Postage Stamps

    Sudden Death Caused by Embolization of Trophoblast from Hydatidiform Mole

    Air Embolism Complicating Percutaneous Ultrasonic Lithotripsy

    A Review of Euthanasia

    A Review of Human Identification Case Studies in Forensic Anthropology

    A Review of Principles of Forensic Handwriting Identification and Testimony

    A Review of Forensic Medicine for Lawyers

    A Review of Techniques of Legal Investigation, Second Edition

    A Review of Forensic Photography

    A Review of Forensic Hypnosis

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 30 1985

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 30 1985

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    Cannabinoids in Blood and Urine after Passive Inhalation of Cannabis Smoke

    Developing a Forensic Science Laboratory Operating Strategy

    Letters to the Editor

    In Appreciation

    A Critical Analysis of Quantitative Fingerprint Individuality Models

    A Method for the Description of Minutia Pairs in Epidermal Ridge Patterns

    Reliability of the Scoring System of the American Board of Forensic Odontology for Human Bite Marks

    Analysis of Photographic Distortion in Bite Marks: A Report of the Bite Mark Guidelines Committee

    Detection of Cocaine Metabolite in Perspiration Stain, Menstrual Bloodstain, and Hair

    Detection of Cannabinoids in Homicide Victims and Motor Vehicle Fatalities

    Copper and Nickel Detection on Gunshot Targets by Dithiooxamide Test

    Forensic Science Applications of Diffuse Reflectance Infrared Fourier Transform Spectroscopy (DRIFTS): II. Direct Analysis of Some Tablets, Capsule Powders, and Powders

    Sheet or Container?—Forensic Glass Comparisons with an Emphasis on Source Classification

    Color Comparison in Questioned Document Examination Using Microspectrophotometry

    Subtyping Phosphoglucomutase-1 in Semen Stains and Bloodstains: A Report on the Method

    A Double Origin Electrophoretic Method for the Simultaneous Separation of Adenosine Deaminase, Adenylate Kinase, and Carbonic Anhydrase II

    Catecholamines in the Vitreous Fluid and Urine of Guinea Pigs Dying of Cold and the Effect of Postmortem Freezing and Autolysis

    Population Frequencies of Carbonic Anhydrase II (CA II), Esterase D (EsD), and Glyoxalase I (GLO) in the Metropolitan Birmingham, Alabama Area

    Video Superimposition of Skulls and Photographic Portraits—A New Aid to Identification

    The Sciatic Notch/Acetabular Index as a Discriminator of Sex in European Skeletal Remains

    An Appraisal of Plastic Reconstruction of the External Nose

    Cocaine-Related Deaths in Pima County, Arizona, 1982–1984

    Domestic Violence: A Medicolegal Review

    Pseudoabuse—The Misdiagnosis of Child Abuse

    A Consultant's Survey of the Patients in a Maximum Security Hospital

    Fractal Surfaces as Models of Physical Matches

    The Simultaneous Separation of the Enzymes Glyoxalase I, Esterase D, and Phosphoglucomutase

    Paper Match Comparisons by Submersion

    Reassembling Scattered and Mixed Human Bones by Trace Element Ratios

    Mid-Facial Tissue Depths of White Children: An Aid in Facial Feature Reconstruction

    Dicyclomine in the Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)—A Cause of Death or an Incidental Finding?

    Homicidal Asphyxia by Pepper Aspiration

    Bullet or Bite—A Contribution to the Morphogenesis of Gunshot Dermal Injury

    Distribution of Morphine in Body Fluids and Tissues in Fatal Overdose

    A Case of Fatal Rotenone Poisoning in a Child

    The Investigation of Alleged Insecticide Toxicity: A Case Involving Chlordane Exposure, Multiple Sclerosis, and Peripheral Neuropathy

    Toxicological Findings in a Fatal Overdose of Verapamil

    Subcapsular Hematoma in Fatty Liver of Pregnancy

    A Review of The Expert Witness

    A Review of Evidence, Proof & Probability

    A Review of Environmental Dispute Resolution

    A Review of Serological Methods in Forensic Science

    A Review of Critical Issues in American Psychiatry and the Law, Volume 2

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Author Index to Volume 31 1986

    Journal of Forensic Sciences Subject Index to Volume 31 1986

    Litigous Paranoids and the Legal System: The Role of the Forensic Psychiatrist

    Distributions of Genetic Markers in United States Populations: I. Blood Group and Secretor Systems

    The Physician Assistant as Forensic Investigator

    A New Method for Typing Haptoglobin in Bloodstains Using Immobilized Allo a Lectin

    Typing of Urine in the ABO and Lewis Systems

    An Evaluation of an Enzymatic Choline Determination for the Identification of Semen in Casework Samples

    An Improved Technique for the Visualization of Footprint Impressions in the Insoles of Athletic Shoes

    Study of Inorganic Residues Around Entrance and Exit Projectile Orifices

    Complications of Cervical Manipulation: A Case Report of Fatal Brainstem Infarct with Review of the Mechanisms and Predisposing Factors

    Nitrogen Narcosis and Alcohol Consumption—A Scuba Diving Fatality

    Multiple Deaths from Argon Contamination of Hospital Oxygen Supply

    A Carpipramine Related Fatality

    Death Caused by Ingestion of Endosulfan

    Suicide by Air Rifle and Shotgun

    Triazolam, Handwriting, and Amnestic States: Two Cases

    Preservation of Human Tissue Immersed for Five Years in Fresh Water of Known Temperature

    Determination of Shooting Distance from Deformation of the Recovered Bullet

    Gunshot Wound with Asphalt Related Pseudo-Soot, Pseudo-Tattooing, and Pseudo-Scorching

    A Review of Forensic Science Progress, Vol. I

    A Review of Forensic Medicine

    Conflicts and Challenges for the Medical Examiner

    Letters to the Editor

    Analysis of Gunshot Primer Residue Collection Swabs Using Flameless Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry: A Reexamination of Extraction and Instrument Procedures

    Estimation of a Bullet's Diameter Using the Bullet Hole Identification Kit (BTK)

    Presumptive Screening of Suspected Semen Stain In Situ Using Cotton Swabs and Bromochloroindolyl Phosphate to Detect Prostatic Acid Phosphatase Activity

    Evidence That “Vaginal Peptidase” Is a Bacterial Gene Product

    Lewis Typing of Human Bloodstains by Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) Using Monoclonal Anti-Lea and Anti-Leb

    Unconjugated Morphine in Blood by Radioimmunoassay and Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

    The Specificity of Electron Impact Mass Spectroscopy for the Identification of N-Ethyl-1-Phenylcyclohexylamine (PCE)

    The Separation of Lysergide (LSD) from Related Ergot Alkaloids and Its Identification in Forensic Science Casework Samples

    Improved Determination of Nitrotoluenes Using Liquid Chromatography with Photolytically Assisted Thermal Energy Analysis (LC-PAT)

    Methamphetamine from Ephedrine: I. Chloroephedrines and Aziridines

    Image Processing and Statistical Analysis as an Aid in the Comparison of Typewritten Impressions

    Measurement of Arch Widths in a Human Population: Relation of Anticipated Bite Marks

    Scene Investigation, Identification, and Victim Examination Following the Accident of Galaxy 203: Disaster Preplanning Does Work

    Natural Death While Driving

    Discharging the Violent Psychiatric Inpatient

    The Presence of Counsel at Forensic Psychiatric Examinations

    Do Forensic Science Graduate Programs Fulfill the Needs of the Forensic Science Community?

    The Use of Frequency-Doubled Neodymium: Yttrium Aluminum Garnet (Nd: YAG) Laser for Enhancement of Weak Bloody Fingerprints

    5-Methoxyninhydrin: A Reagent for the Chemical Development of Latent Fingerprints That Is Compatible with the Copper-Vapor Laser

    A Simple Pattern Method for Alpha2 HS-Glycoprotein Typing

    The Identification of Nitromethaqualone and Its Differentiation from Some Positional Isomers

    Sacralization of a Sixth Lumbar Vertebra and Its Effect upon the Estimation of Living Stature

    Identification of a Phosphoglucomutase 1 (PGM 1) Variant in a Case of Murder/Suicide

    Evidentiary Value of the Contents of Hollow-Point Bullets

    Tissue Distribution of Ethosuximide and Clobazam in a Seizure Related Fatality

    Symposium: Issues in Forensic Science Higher Education: Preface

    The Appropriate Educational Background for Entry Level Forensic Scientists: A Survey of Practitioners

    Regional Cooperation and Regional Centers Among Forensic Science Programs in the United States

    Forensic Science Laboratory/Forensic Science Program Cooperation and Relationships: The View from the Forensic Science Laboratory

    Research Experience and Future Criminalists

    Teaching Ethics in a Forensic Science Curriculum

    A Medical Model for Criminalistics Education

    A Review of Cocaine: A Clinician's Handbook

    A Review of Personal Identification from Human Remains

    A Review of Sciences Legales et Police Scientifique (in French)

    Letters to the Editor

    The Medical Investigation of Airship Accidents

    Medical Evaluation of the Victims of the 1986 Lake Nyos Disaster

    The Spectrum of Neuropathologic Findings in Deaths Associated with Seizure Disorders

    An Alternative, Effective Substrate for Erythrocyte Acid Phosphatase Phenotype Determinations

    Establishing Paternity Using Minisatellite DNA Probes When the Putative Father Is Unavailable for Testing

    Comparison of Laser and High-Intensity Quartz Arc Tubes in the Detection of Body Secretions

    Analysis of Explosives by Liquid Chromatography/Thermospray/Mass Spectrometry

    The Detection of Gunshot Residue (GSR) Particles on the Bottom of Discharged Bullets

    A Computer-Aided Seal Discriminating System

    The Computer-Assisted Postmortem Identification (CAPMI) System: A Computer-Based Identification Program

    Tooth Mark Artifacts and Survival of Bones in Animal Scavenged Human Skeletons

    Dye Batch Variation in Textile Fibers

    Improved Sample Holder for Refractive Index Measurements of Small, Single, Glass Fragments

    Population Data of Casework in West Virginia on Six Genetic Marker Systems

    Sudden Death by Inhalation of Cyclopropane

    Phenol: Tissue Distribution in a Fatality

    Hypersensitivity Myocarditis and Hepatitis Associated with Imipramine and Its Metabolite, Desipramine

    The Death and Mortal Remains of Francisco Pizarro

    A Trajectory Analysis of Billy Dixon's Long Shot

    A Review of The Testimony of Teeth

    A Review of Practical Forensic Pathology

    A Review of Salamander: The Story of the Mormon Forgery Murders

    A Review of Road Users Behaviour: Theory and Research

    Letters to the Editor

    The Form of Gunshot Residue Is Modified by Target Impact

    Determination of Particle Size Distribution of Soils in Forensic Science Using Classical and Modern Instrumental Methods

    Effect of Hyperthermia on Breath-Alcohol Analysis

    Observations on the Specificity of Breath-Alcohol Analyzers Used for Clinical and Medicolegal Purposes

    Comparison of Drug Abuse in Different Military Populations

    Studies on the Stability and Detection of Cocaine, Benzoylecgonine, and 11-Nor-Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-Carboxylic Acid in Whole Blood Using Abuscreen® Radioimmunoassay

    Teaching Forensic Psychiatry to Medical Students

    Do Sex Offenders Minimize Psychiatric Symptoms?

    An Early Twentieth-Century Skeleton Collection

    Canid Modification of Human Remains: Implications for Time-Since-Death Estimations

    Descriptive Morphological Features of the Nose—An Assessment of Their Importance for Plastic Reconstruction

    Assay of Free and Total Tocainide by High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) with Ultraviolet (UV) Detection

    Variations in the Infrared Spectra of Heroin Base

    The Characterization of Some 3,4-Methylenedioxyphenylisopropylamine (MDA) Analogs

    The Stereoisomers of 4-Methylaminorex

    Determination of C3 Phenotype in Dried Bloodstains Using Isoelectric Focusing

    Isotopic Analogue as the Internal Standard for Quantitative Determination of Benzoylecgonine: Concerns with Isotopic Purity and Concentration Level

    Validity Testing of Commercial Urine Cocaine Metabolite Assays: III. Evaluation of an Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) for Detection of Cocaine and Cocaine Metabolite

    The Computer-Assisted Postmortem Identification (CAPMI) System: Sorting Algorithm Improvements

    A Review of Unnatural Death—Confessions of a Medical Examiner

    A Review of Forensic Toxicology: Proceedings of the 25th International Meeting of the International Association of Forensic Toxicologists

    A Review of Criminal Court Consultation

    A Review of Pulmonary Pathology

    A Review of Psychiatric and Psychological Evidence

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    Validity Testing of Commercial Urine Cocaine Metabolite Assays: IV. Evaluation of the EMIT® d.a.u.™ Cocaine Metabolite Assay in a Quantitative Mode for Detection of Cocaine Metabolite

    Solid-Phase Extraction, Identification, and Quantitation of 11-Nor-Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-Carboxylic Acid

    The Response of the Intoxilyzer 4011AS-A® to a Number of Possible Interfering Substances

    Interlaboratory Reproducibility of Retention Indices in Capillary Gas Chromatography

    Microcrystalline Identification of Drugs of Abuse: The Psychedelic Amphetamines

    Enhanced Conditions for DNA Fingerprinting with Biotinylated M13 Bacteriophage

    Lingual Markings of Anterior Teeth as Seen in Human Bite Marks

    A Discriminant Function Analysis of Deciduous Teeth to Determine Sex

    Tooth Mineralization Standards for Blacks and Whites from the Middle Southern United States

    A Preliminary Report: Proximal Facet Analysis and the Recovery of Trace Restorative Materials from Unrestored Teeth

    Sex Determination in the Subadult Ilia: An Indirect Test of Weaver's Nonmetric Sexing Method

    Crossbow Injuries

    The Role of Ethanol Abuse in the Etiology of Heroin-Related Death

    Damage to Clothing—Cuts and Tears

    Microbial Degradation of Gasoline in Soil

    Abuse of Psychiatric Legal Defenses Revisited: Mandatory Psychiatric Student Withdrawal

    Medical Examiner/Coroner Records: Uses and Limitations in Occupational Injury Epidemiologic Research

    Inconclusive Opinions: Refuge of the Questioned Document Examiner

    Use of Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) to Identify Cuts and Tears in a Nylon Fabric

    Hair Transfers in Sexual Assault: A Six-Year Case Study

    One-Pot Processing of Swabs for Organic Explosives and Firearms Residue Traces

    Coming to Terms with Facial Reproduction

    The Use of Plasma Ashing on Samples for Detection of Gunshot Residues with Scanning Electron Microscopy and Energy-Dispersive X-Ray Analysis (SEM/EDXA)

    Methods for Physical Stabilization of Ashed Teeth in Incinerated Remains

    Document Image Transmission by Telecommunication

    Pete Maravich's Incredible Heart

    Unique Aspects of a New, Hand-Reloadable Ammunition

    Lethal Poisoning by Zipeprol in Drug Addicts

    Chemical Analysis of Macromolecular Particles Using Two-Dimensional High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC), Illustrated by Polymeric Automobile Direction Indicator Lenses (DILs)

    Gunshot Residue Particles Formed by Using Different Types of Ammunition in the Same Firearm

    Analysis of Single Polymer Fibers by Fourier Transform Infrared Microscopy: The Results of Case Studies

    Hand Grenades and Primer Discharge Residues

    Statistical Evaluation of the Evidential Value of Human Hairs Possibly Coming from Multiple Sources

    Turpentine in Arson Analysis

    Findings in Newborns of Cocaine-Abusing Mothers

    Anabolic Steroids—Analysis of Dosage Forms from Selected Case Studies from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Scientific Services Bureau

    Postmortem Evaluation of Serum and Urine Neopterin Concentrations

    Combined Information from Retardation Factor (Rf) Values and Color Reactions on the Plate Greatly Enhances the Identification Power of Thin-Layer Chromatography in Systematic Toxicological Analysis

    Comparison of Illicit Cocaine by Determination of Minor Components

    Toxicological Findings in Federal Aviation Administration General Aviation Accidents

    Radiographic Demonstration of Esophageal and Tracheal Fistulas at Autopsy Using a Contrasting Medium That Vulcanizes at Room Temperature

    Height Estimation from Foot and Shoeprint Length

    Relationship Between the Piriform Aperture and Interalar Nasal Widths in Adult Males

    A Test of the Auricular Surface Aging Technique

    Misdentified Political Figures: An Underappreciated Danger

    Benzoylecgonine (Cocaine Metabolite) Detection in Hair Samples of Jail Detainees Using Radioimmunoassay (RIA) and Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)

    A Method for Identification of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD) Using a Microscope Sampling Device with Fourier Transform Infrared (FT/IR) Spectroscopy

    Some Separations of Black and Red Water-Soluble Fiber-Tip Pen Inks by Capillary Zone Electrophoresis and Thin-Layer Chromatography

    Sensitive and Specific Quantification of Human Genomic Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) in Forensic Science Specimens: Casework Examples

    Fixed Human Tissues: A Resource for the Identification of Individuals

    A Video Microscopy System for Teaching and Casework

    Parentage Determination on Aborted Fetal Material Through Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Profiling

    Ethylbenzoylecgonine: A Novel Component in Illicit Cocaine

    Incidental Cardiac Rhabdomyomas: A Significant Finding Necessitating Additional Investigation at the Time of Autopsy

    Association of Right Coronary Artery Hypoplasia with Sudden Death in an Eleven-Year-Old Child

    Death Following Crude Oil Aspiration

    Cardiac Rupture Due to Severe Fatty Infiltration in the Right Ventricular Wall

    The Completeness of the Afterbirth: A Medical/Pathological Discussion

    Fatal and Near-Fatal Animal Bite Injuries

    A Bizarre Death Caused by a Model Airplane

    Review of 1989 Yearbook of Toxicology

    Review of Preventing Drug Abuse: Effective Intervention Strategies and Techniques

    Review of Principles and Practice of Forensic Psychiatry

    Letters to the Editor

    Characterization of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Obtained from Teeth Subjected to Various Environmental Conditions

    “Sexing” Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) on DNA Fingerprint Gel: An Internal Control for DNA Fingerprint Evidence

    Lewis Blood Group Determination in Bloodstains by Planimetric Measurement of Eluted Monoclonal Antibodies

    Asphyxial Deaths from the Recreational Use of Nitrous Oxide

    Electrocution: A Review of 155 Cases with Emphasis on Human Factors

    Ballistic Characteristics of Shot Shell Buffer

    Characterization of Smokeless Powder Flakes from Fired Cartridge Cases and from Discharge Patterns on Clothing

    Fungal Tunneling of Hair from a Buried Body

    A Microscopic Comparison of Fresh and Burned Bone

    Estimation of Age from a Tooth by Means of Racemization of an Amino Acid, Especially Aspartic Acid—Comparison of Enamel and Dentin

    Sex Determination in Subadults Using Auricular Surface Morphology: A Forensic Science Perspective

    Laser Fingerprint Detection Under Background Light Interference

    Forensic Photography and Nighttime Visibility Issues

    Art Forgery: The Role of the Document Examiner

    Can We Believe What We See, If We See What We Believe?—Expert Disagreement

    Creatinine Analysis in Single Collection Urine Specimens

    The Use of Microcrystal Tests in Conjunction with Fourier Transform Infra Red Spectroscopy for the Rapid Identification of Street Drugs

    The Use of HPLC with Multiwavelength Detection for the Differentiation of Non Ball Pen Inks

    Poppy Seed Ingestion: The Oregon Perspective

    Acute Arsenic Intoxication: Forensic and Toxicologic Aspects (An Observation)

    Distinctive Blunt Force Injuries Caused by a Crescent Wrench

    Insect Larvae Used to Detect Cocaine Poisoning in a Decomposed Body

    A Fatality Due to Propofol Poisoning

    A Death Involving Probenecid

    Letters to the Editor

    Occupational Exposure to Cocaine Involving Crime Lab Personnel

    Simultaneous Quantitation of Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and 11-Nor-9-carboxy-delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC-COOH) in Serum by GC/MS Using Deuterated Internal Standards and Its Application to a Smoking Study and Forensic Cases

    Impact of Tropical Conditions on Thin Layer Chromatography in Analytical Toxicology: High Temperatures and Moderate Humidities

    The Distribution of Ethanol in Postmortem Blood Specimens

    The Effect of Dentures and Denture Adhesives on Mouth Alcohol Retention

    Examination of Random Weld Bead Flow Patterns on Welding Slag and Comparison of These Patterns to the Flow Patterns Present on Welded Surfaces

    Letters to the Editor

    An Anthropometric Study of Pedophiles and Rapists

    Sex Determination from Metacarpals and the First Proximal Phalanx

    Osteometry of the Human Iliac Crest: Patterns of Normality and Its Utility in Sexing Human Remains

    Identification of Rib Number and Assessment of Intercostal Variation at the Sternal Rib End

    Determination of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Antibody Status in Forensic Autopsy Cases Using a Rapid and Simple FDA-Licensed Assay

    Disappearance of Soft Tissue and the Disarticulation of Human Remains from Aqueous Environments

    A Computer Program for the Estimation of Time of Death

    Infant Death in San Francisco 1989–1990

    Gang-Related Homicides in Los Angeles County

    Development and Implementation of the First Clinical Forensic Medicine Training Program

    Reduction of Specular Reflectance on Projectiles and Toolmarks by Ammonium Chloride Fuming

    An Improvement on Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography for the Differentiation of Photocopy Toners

    Investigations of Thin Layer Chromatographic Techniques Used for Forensic Explosives Analysis in the Early 1970s

    The Development of DNA Profiling Database in an HAE III Based RFLP System for Chinese, Malays, and Indians in Singapore

    The Homogenization of Illicit Heroin Samples: An Empirical and Statistical Approach

    A Comparative Study of Erotomanic and Obsessional Subjects in a Forensic Sample

    Delusional Misidentification and Dangerousness: A Neurobiologic Hypothesis

    Postmortem Alcohol Production in Fatal Aircraft Accidents

    Product Tampering Crime: A Review

    The Analysis of Mono- and Divalent Cations Present in Explosive Residues Using Ion Chromatography with Conductivity Detection

    Improved Long-Term Stability of Blood Cocaine in Evacuated Collection Tubes

    Observations of Differential Decomposition on Sun Exposed v. Shaded Pig Carrion in Coastal Washington State

    Cholinesterase Activity in Postmortem Blood as a Screening Test for Organophosphate/Chemical Weapon Exposure

    ABO Blood Grouping on Dental Tissue

    Identification of Human DNA in Complex Biological Samples Using the Alu Polymerase Chain Reaction

    Two Deaths Involving Isoflurane Abuse

    Transection of Trachea Due to Improper Application of Automatic Seat Belt (Submarine Effect)

    Sudden Death Due to Ruptured Hydatid Cyst of the Liver

    A Suicide by Self-Decapitation

    Positive Identification in a Case of Intentional Extreme Fragmentation

    Radiographic Identification of Human Remains Through Deformities and Anomalies of Post-Cranial Bones: A Report of Two Cases

    Sex Typing of Forensic DNA Samples Using Male- and Female-Specific Probes

    Sensitive Identification of Hemoglobin in Bloodstains from Different Species by High Performance Liquid Chromatography with Combined UV and Fluorescence Detection

    Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Identification of the Phenylalkylamine Alkaloids of Khat Using a Chiral Solvating Agent

    The Cherokee Syllabary

    Accuracy of Sex Determination Using Morphological Traits of the Human Pelvis

    The Incompetent Defendant: Support Systems Help Avoid Future Legal Problems

    A Study of Deaths Involving Oxycodone

    Morphologic Variations of the External Arcuate Nucleus in Infants Dying of SIDS: A Preliminary Report

    Food-Induced Lowering of Blood-Ethanol Profiles and Increased Rate of Elimination Immediately After a Meal

    An Improved Technique to Enable 2-Dimensional Shoe Sole Impression Evidence to be Photographically Recorded “To Scale”

    Paternity Identification in Twins with Different Fathers

    An Unusual Explosive Find

    Isopropanol Interference with Breath Alcohol Analysis: A Case Report

    Bochdalek Hernia in Adulthood: A Review and an Autopsy Case Report

    Identification of a Homicide Victim by a Casio Data Bank Watch

    Wall Hangings, Hairs and The Holocaust

    Proceedings of “Workshop on Guidelines for Scene Investigation of Sudden Unexplained Infant Deaths”—July 12–13, 1993

    In Recognition of and Appreciation to Guest and Invited Reviewers—1993

    Letters to the Editor

    A High Resolution Electronic Imaging System for Crime Scene Use

    Operational Experience of Fingermark Enhancement by Frequency Domain Filtering

    Soot as an Indicator in Fire Investigations: Physical and Chemical Analyses

    A New Approach to Automatic Comparison of Striation Marks

    Experiences with Zincon, A useful Reagent for the Determination of Firing Range with Respect to Leadfree Ammunition

    Evaluation of Hinf I-Generated VNTR Profile Frequencies Determined Using Various Ethnic Databases

    Evaluating the Work of Forensic Scientists by Citation Analysis

    Letters to the Editor

    D1S80 Typing of DNA from Simulated Forensic Specimens

    D1S80 Locus Typing by Micro Thermal Cycler. Application to Genetic Identity Testing

    Ephedra's Role as a Precursor in the Clandestine Manufacture of Methamphetamine

    An Evaluation of 42 Accelerant Detection Canine Teams

    Synthesis and Structure of the Zinc(II) and Cadmium(II) Complexes Produced in the Photoluminescent Enhancement of Ninhydrin Developed Fingerprints Using Group 12 Metal Salts

    Dangerous Delusions of Misidentification of the Self

    Review: Autoerotic Asphyxiation in the United States

    Study on the Wound Ballistics of Fragmentation Protective Vests Following Penetration by Handgun and Assault Rifle Bullets

    Estimating Maggot Age from Weight Using Inverse Prediction

    Myocardial Hypertrophy and Coronary Artery Disease in Male Cocaine Users

    Should Coroners Be Able to Recognize Unintentional Carbon Monoxide-Related Deaths Immediately at the Death Scene?

    Coronary Artery Thromboembolism and Unexpected Death in Childhood and Adolescence

    Unequivocal Identification of Several Common Adulterants and Diluents in Street Samples of Cocaine by Infrared Spectroscopy

    Distribution of Ethanol in Postmortem Liver

    CEDIA for Screening Drugs of Abuse in Urine and the Effect of Adulterants

    Testing Human Hair for Cannabis II. Identification of THC-COOH by GC-MS-NCI as a Unique Proof

    Stages of Epiphyseal Union for Thoracic and Lumbar Vertebral Centra as a Method of Age Determination for Teenage and Young Adult Skeletons

    Typing of DNA HLA-DQα Alleles Extracted from Human Nail Material Using Polymerase Chain Reaction

    Detection of D1S80 (pMCT118) Locus Polymorphism Using Semi-nested Polymerase Chain Reaction in Skeletal Remains

    PCR Amplification of Animal DNA with Human X-Y Amelogenin Primers Used in Gender Determination

    Korean Population Data on the PCR-Based Loci LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8, Gc, HLA-DQA1, and D1S80

    A Method for the Purification and Recovery of Genomic DNA from an HLA DQA1 Amplification Product and Its Subsequent Amplification and Typing with the AmpliType® PM PCR Amplification and Typing Kit

    A New Europium Chelate as a Fluorescent Dye for Cyanoacrylate Pretreated Fingerprints—EuTTAPhen: Europium ThenoylTrifluoroAcetone Ortho-Phenanthroline

    A Recovery Method for Airborne Gunshot Residue Retained in Human Nasal Mucus

    Crystal Violet Lactone as a Security Marker for Fuels

    Elemental and Microscopic Analysis in the 1993 Soft Drink/Syringe Product Tampering Incidents

    Signature Murders: A Report of Several Related Cases

    Moves of Murder

    Determination of Fentanyl in Hair: The Case of the Crooked Criminalist

    Biotransformation of Acetone to Isopropanol Observed in a Motorist Involved in a Sobriety Check

    Positive Identification By Post-Surgical Defects from Unilateral Lambdoid Synostectomy: A Case Report

    Microsatellite DNA Polymorphism Analysis in a Case of an Illegal Cattle Purchase

    Applications of Minisatellite Variant Repeat (MVR) Mapping for Maternal Identification from Remains of an Infant and Placenta

    Confirmation of the Identity of Human Skeletal Remains Using Multiplex PCR Amplification and Typing Kits

    Artefact in Forensic Medicine: Pseudo-Rodent Activity

    Recognition and Appreciation Guest and Invited Reviewers—1994

    Letters to the Editor

    Validation of Probe EFD52 (D17S26) for Forensic DNA Analysis

    Chemiluminescent Detection of RFLP Patterns in Forensic DNA Analysis

    Allelic Ladder Characterization of the Short Tandem Repeat Polymorphism in Intron 6 of the Lipoprotein Lipase Gene and Its Application in an Austrian Caucasian Population Study

    Validation of Multiplex Polymorphic STR Amplification Sets Developed for Personal Identification Applications

    Extent of Heterogeneity in Mitochondrial DNA of Ethnic Asian Populations

    Evaluating DNA Profile Evidence When the Suspect Is Identified Through a Database Search

    Structural Elucidation of Unusual Police Exhibits. II. Identification and Spectral Characterization of N-(2-Hydroxyethyl)amphetamine Hydrochloride

    Postmortem Stability of Cocaine and Cocaethylene in Blood and Tissues of Humans and Rabbits

    Initial Studies on Insect Succession on Carrion in Southwestern British Columbia

    The Incidence of Acute Cocaine or Methamphetamine Intoxication in Deaths Due to Ruptured Cerebral (Berry) Aneurysms

    Caliber Estimation from Cranial Entrance Defect Measurements

    The Application of Reasoning to the Evaluation of Fundamental Differences in Handwriting Comparisons

    Dangerous Delusional Misidentification and Homicide

    Identification of N-Acetylmethamphetamine in a Sample of Illicitly Synthesized Methamphetamine

    Disturbances in the Soil: Finding Buried Bodies and Other Evidence Using Ground Penetrating Radar

    Efficient and Reliable PCR-Based Detection of the ABO Blood Group Alleles: Genotyping on Stamps and Other Biological Evidence Samples

    Epidermal Cells on Stubs Used for Detection of GSR with SEM-EDX: Analysis of DNA Polymorphisms

    Multiplex Amplification and Typing Procedure for the Loci D1S80 and Amelogenin

    Genetic Polymorphism of the Inter-Alpha-Trypsin Inhibitor (ITI) in Cádiz Province, Southern Spain

    Hungarian Population Data on Seven PCR-Based Loci

    Paternity Exclusion by DNA Markers: Effects of Paternal Mutations

    Development of Two-Dimensional Footwear Impressions Using Magnetic Flake Powders

    A Simple Procedure That Allows Software to Determine if a GC/MS Blank Injection Is Contaminated

    Purification and Determination Procedure of Coumarin Derivatives

    The Wrong Urn: Commingling of Cremains in Mortuary Practices

    Probable Torticollis Revealed in Decapitated Skull

    Hair and Fiber Transfer in an Abduction Case—Evidence from Different Levels of Trace Evidence Transfer

    The Recovery of Seminal Components and DNA from the Vagina of a Homicide Victim 34 Days Postmortem

    Identifying the Order in Which Blood and Handwriting Were Deposited on a Document

    Pseudonecrophilia Following Spousal Homicide

    Chasing the Casing: A 38 Special Suicide

    Methamphetamine Identification in Four Forensic Cases

    Recognition and Appreciation of Guest and Invited Reviewers—1995

    Gunshot Residue Analysis—A Review

    Fundamental Studies of Gunshot Residue Deposition by Glue-Lift

    Extent of Heterogeneity in Mitochondrial DNA of Sub-Saharan African Populations

    Sequence Analysis of Domestic Dog Mitochondrial DNA for Forensic Use

    The Estimation of Age of Bloodstains by HPLC Analysis

    The Surface Analysis of Copper Arc Beads—A Critical Review

    Identification of Butyl Cannabinoids in Marijuana

    Infrared Spectra of U.S. Automobile Original Topcoats (1974–1989): III. In Situ Identification of Some Organic Pigments Used in Yellow, Orange, Red, and Brown Nonmetallic and Brown Metallic Finishes—Benzimidazolones

    A Fully Three-Dimensional Method for Facial Reconstruction Based on Deformable Models

    Forensic Three-Dimensional Facial Reconstruction: Historical Review and Contemporary Developments

    Violence in America: A Survey of Suicide Linked to Homicides

    Stalking on Campus: The Prevalence and Strategies for Coping with Stalking

    The Role of Mania in the Genesis of Dangerous Delusional Misidentification

    Forensic Autopsies from 1984 to 1993 in Vienna, Austria

    Findings in Gunshot Wounds from Tandem Projectiles

    A Report on the New AAFS Continuing Medical Education Reporting Procedures: The Pathology/Biology Section Perspective

    A Statistical Approach to the Prediction of Verifiable Heroin Use from Total Codeine and Total Morphine Concentrations in Urine

    Inhibition of Ethanol Production by Saccharomyces cerevisiae in Human Blood by Sodium Fluoride

    A Novel Derivatization of Phenol after Extraction from Human Serum Using Perfluorooctanoyl Chloride for Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometric Confirmation and Quantification

    Gas Chromatographic-Mass Spectrometric Identification and Quantitation of Benzyl Alcohol from Human Serum and Postmortem Blood after Derivatization with 4-Carbethoxy Hexafluorobutyryl Chloride: A Novel Derivative

    Validation Studies of the CTT STR Multiplex System

    The Applicability of Formalin-Fixed and Formalin Fixed Paraffin Embedded Tissues in Forensic DNA Analysis

    Rapid Screening of Multiple Forensic Stains by SSCP Analysis of HLA-DQα Amplification Products

    DNA Typing of Azoospermic Semen at the D1S80 Locus

    An Assessment of DNA Contamination Risks in New York City Medical Examiner Facilities

    Sex Determination by Discriminant Analysis of Calcanei Measurements

    Infrared Luminescence of Indented Writing as Evidence of Document Alteration

    An Unusual Penetrating Neck Wound by a Golf Club: Precise Forensic Imaging

    Distribution of Free and Conjugated Morphine in Body Fluids and Tissues in a Fatal Heroin Overdose: Is Conjugated Morphine Stable in Postmortem Specimens?

    Fatal Fentanyl Intoxication Following Excessive Transdermal Application

    Evidence of Pin Implantation as a Means of Verifying Death During the Great Plague of Marseilles (1722)

    Recognition and Appreciation of Guest and Invited Reviewers—1996

    Review of: Connors et al. “Convicted by Juries, Exonerated by Science: Case Studies in the Use of DNA Evidence to Establish Innocence after Trial”

    Review of: Kurland, “How to Solve a Murder: The Forensic Handbook”

    Review of: Karch, “the Pathology of Drug Abuse”

    Review of: Hickley, “Goodbye My Little Ones”


    Miscellaneous Information

    Simultaneous Determination of STR Polymorphism and a New Nucleotide Substitution in Its Flanking Region at the CD4 Locus

    Quantitative Determination of Cocaine in Illicit Powders by Free Zone Capillary Electrophoresis

    1,2-Indanediones: New Reagents for Visualizing the Amino Acid Components of Latent Prints

    Analysis of Gunshot Primer Residue Collection Swabs by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry

    Psychosocial Profile of Swiss Sexual Offenders

    Homicide Followed by Suicide: Paris and Its Suburbs, 1991–1996

    Horizontal Distance and Height Determining Falling Pattern

    Diagnosis of Drowning by Combined Computer-Assisted Histomorphometry of Lungs with Blood Strontium Determination

    Pathology of Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy/Dysplasia—An Autopsy Study of 20 Forensic Cases

    “Hidden” Laryngeal Injuries in Homicidal Strangulation: How to Detect and Interpret These Findings

    Postmortem Insect Activity May Mimic Perimortem Sexual Assault Clothing Patterns

    Six Forensic Entomology Cases: Description and Commentary

    Prevalence of Drugs of Abuse in Urine of Drivers Involved in Road Accidents in France: A Collaborative Study

    Alcoholic Ketoacidosis at Autopsy

    Drugs and Driving in Vienna, Austria

    A Non-Cannabinoid Immunogen Used to Elicit Antibodies with Broad Cross-Reactivity to Cannabinoid Metabolites

    Automobile Exhaust as a Means of Suicide: An Experimental Study with a Proposed Model

    Italian Population Data on the Polymarker System and on the Five Short Tandem Repeat Loci CSF1PO, TPOX, TH01, F13B, and vWA

    Polymorphism and Sequence Variations of the HumCD4 Pentameric Microsatellite in an Italian Population Sample

    Identification of Tear Gases in Suspect Spray Cans and Cloth Samples by Ion Mobility Spectrometry

    Genetic Variation at the Short Tandem Repeat Loci HumvWA, HumFXIIIB, and HumFES/FPS in the Egyptian and Yemenian Populations

    TWGDAM Validation of the AmpFISTR™ Blue PCR Amplification Kit for Forensic Casework Analysis

    The Use of Individual Extracted Ion Profiles Versus Summed Extracted Ion Profiles in Fire Debris Analysis

    Photography in Bite Mark and Patterned Injury Documentation—Part 1

    Photography in Bite Mark and Patterned Injury Documentation—Part 2: A Case Study

    Toluene Distribution of Glue Sniffers' Biological Fluid Samples in Korea

    Testing Conflicting Scenarios—A Role for Simulation Experiments in Damage Analysis of Clothing

    Damage to a Wire Security Screen: Adapting the Principles of Clothing Damage Analysis

    Dandruff as a Potential Source of DNA in Forensic Casework

    Unexpected Death During a Brain Scintigraphy

    Unexpected Sudden Death During Propranolol Therapy in a Patient with Mild Mesenteric Venous Myointimal Hyperplasia

    A Fatal Case of Hydrogen Sulfide Poisoning in a Geothermal Power Plant

    The Distribution of D1S80 (pMCT118) Alleles in a Southern Italian Population Sample

    Population Genetic Study of the Simultaneously Amplified Loci HLA DQA1, LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8, and GC in a German Population Sample

    The R.B.H. Gradwohl Laureate—1998

    Remarks on Behalf of the Founding Members Present at the 50th Annual Meeting, American Academy of Forensic Sciences, San Francisco CA, February 1998

    Recognition and Appreciation of Guest and Invited Reviewers—1997

    Will G.E. Replace the M.E.?


    Editorial Communication

    Maples Symposium Introduction

    The Life and Career of William R. Maples, Ph.D.

    A Thousand Tales of Dead Men: The Forensic Anthropology Cases of William R. Maples, Ph.D.

    William R. Maples and the Development of the American Board of Forensic Anthropology

    Dr. William R. Maples and the Role of the Consultants at the U.S. Army Central Identification Laboratory, Hawaii

    William R. Maples, Forensic Historian: Four Men, Four Centuries, Four Countries

    Video Superimposition at the C.A. Pound Laboratory 1987 to 1992

    Anterior Femoral Curvature Revisited: Race Assessment from the Femur

    Radiographic Determination of Developmental Age in Fetuses and Stillborns

    Briefly Unidentified: A Study of a Peculiar Source of Identification

    Homicide or Accident Off the Coast of Florida: Trauma Analysis of Multilated Human Remains

    Sharp-Force Trauma Analysis and the Forensic Anthropologist: Techniques Advocated by William R. Maples, Ph.D.

    Aleš Hrdlička's Role in the History of Forensic Anthropology

    The Pedagogy of Dr. William R. Maples

    Psychiatric Aspects of Arsonists

    Neonaticide in the City of Rio de Janeiro: Forensic and Psycholegal Perspectives

    Adolescent Sexual Matricide Following Repetitive Mother-Son Incest

    Sampling—How Big a Sample?

    Analysis of 3,4-Methylenedioxy-N-Methylamphetamine (MDMA) in “Ecstasy” Tablets by 13C Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectroscopy

    A Time Course Study on STR Profiles Derived from Human Bone, Muscle and Bone Marrow

    Simultaneous Detection of Multiple STR Loci on Sex Chromosomes for Forensic Testing of Sex and Identity

    Electrospray and MALDI Mass Spectrometry in the Identification of Spermicides in Criminal Investigations

    Detection of Smokeless Powder Residue on Pipe Bombs by Micellar Electrokinetic Capillary Electrophoresis

    Aqueous Recovery from Cotton Swabs of Organic Explosives Residue Followed by Solid Phase Extraction

    Effects of Extreme Heat on Teeth with Implications for Histologic Processing

    Minimizing Mistakes in Clinical Diagnosis

    Reliability of Breath-Alcohol Analysis in Individuals with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Investigation of Ball Point Pen Inks by Capillary Electrophoresis (CE) with UV/Vis Absorbance and Laser Induced Fluorescence Detection and Particle Induced X-Ray Emission (PIXE)

    Practical Implications of Charge Transport Model for Electrostatic Detection Apparatus (ESDA)

    The Effect of Luminol on Presumptive Tests and DNA Analysis Using the Polymerase Chain Reaction

    Description of Three New Alleles at the D1S80 (MCT118) Locus

    Population Genetics of Two Tetranucleotide Repeats (UGB and D3S1349): A Preliminary Study in Galicia, Spain

    Modified Intraoral Film Holders for Postmortem Identification

    Centipede Inflicted Postmortem Injury

    Fatal Brodifacoum Rodenticide Poisoning: Autopsy and Toxicologic Findings

    Wildlife Forensic Entomology: Determining Time of Death in Two Illegally Killed Black Bear Cubs

    Forensic Identification of a Rapist Using Unusual Evidence

    The Potential Contribution of MVR-PCR to Paternity Probabilities in a Case Lacking a Mother

    Male DNA Typing from 25-Year-Old Vaginal Swabs Using Y Chromosomal STR Polymorphisms in a Retrial Request Case

    In Recognition and Appreciation Guest and Invited Reviewers—1998

    Commentary on Ohtani S, Matsushima Y, Kobayashi Y, Kishi K. Evaluation of Aspartic Acid Racemization Ratios in the Human Femur for Age Estimation. J Forensic Sci 1998;54(5):949–953

    Authors' Response

    Commentary On: Huxley AK and Angevine JB Jr. Determination of Gestational Age from Lunar Age Assessments in Human Fetal Remains. J Forensic Sci 1998;43(6):1254–1256

    Authors' Response

    Review of: Scientific Evidence and Expert Testimony Handbook

    Review of: Maltreatment and Torture. Research in Legal Medicine, Vol. 19

    Richard rosner Awards for the Best Papers by fellows in Forensic Psychiatry or Forensic Psychology

    Chemical Development of Latent Fingerprints: Computational Design of Ninhydrin Analogues

    Evaluation of 1,2-Indanedione and 5,6-Dimethoxy-1,2-Indanedione for the Detection of Latent Fingerprints on Porous Surfaces

    Photoluminescent CdS/Dendrimer Nanocomposites for Fingerprint Detection

    Method for Characterization of Adhesion Properties of Trace Explosives in Fingerprints and Fingerprint Simulations

    ABTS: A Safe Alternative to DAB for the Enhancement of Blood Fingerprints

    A Sandwich Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay for ABO Blood Typing of Semen by Using Anti-p 84 Monoclonal Antibody as a Marker of Blood Group Substance in Semen

    Improved Method for Shooting Distance Estimation. Part 1. Bullet Holes in Clothing Items

    Gelatinase A in Human Dentin as a New Biochemical Marker for Age Estimation

    Anatomical Location of Bitemarks and Associated Findings in 101 Cases from the United States

    Psychological Factors in the Determination of Suicide in Self-Inflicted Gunshot Head Wounds

    Partial Sequencing of the Cytochrome Oxydase b Subunit Gene I: A Tool for the Identification of European Species of Blow Flies for Postmortem Interval Estimation

    Minimum and Maximum Development Rates of Some Forensically Important Calliphoridae (Diptera)

    Complications Following Insertion and Replacement of Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) Tubes

    Decomposition Patterns in Terrestrial and Intertidal Habitats on Oahu Island and Coconut Island, Hawaii

    Postmortem Redistribution of Morphine and Its Metabolites

    Determining the State of the Deceased During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation from Tissue Distribution Patterns of Intubation-Related Lidocaine

    Postmortem Forensic Toxicology of Trazodone

    Optimization of Solid-Phase Microextraction (SPME) for the Recovery of Explosives from Aqueous and Post-Explosion Debris Followed by Gas and Liquid Chromatographic Analysis

    Application of True Color X-Ray Vision for Electron Microscopy in Fired Bullets and Gunshot Residue Investigation

    A Density Gradient Technique for Use in Forensic Soil Analysis

    Obtaining Fingerprints from Mummified Fingers: A Method for Tissue Rehydration Adapted from the Archeological Literature

    A New Infrared Spectral Library of Controlled and Noncontrolled Drug Standards Using Internal Reflection Spectroscopy

    Normalization of Residual Ions After Removal of the Base Peak in Electron Impact Mass Spectrometry

    A Novel Approach to Obtaining Reliable PCR Results from Luminol Treated Bloodstains

    Allelic Distribution of Four Tetranucleotide Repeat Loci (D3S1358, D18S51, D19S253, and FGA) in a Population from Porto (North Portugal)

    The Analysis of Three Short Tandem Repeat (STR) Loci in the Slovene Population by Multiplex PCR

    Chrysomya rufifacies (Macquart) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) Established in the Vicinity of Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

    Formation of an Interfering Substance, 3,4-Dimethyl-5-Phenyl-1,3-Oxazolidine, During a Pseudoephedrine Urinalysis

    DNA Typing of Samples for Polymarker, DQA1, and Nine STR Loci from a Human Body Exhumed After 27 Years

    The Frye Hearing in Florida: An Attempt to Exclude Scientific Evidence

    Work-Place Homicide by Bow and Arrow

    Motorboat Propeller Injuries

    Unexpected Sudden Death from Coronary Sinus Thrombosis. An Unsual Complication of Central Venous Catheterization

    Unusual Cases of Suicide Among Health Care Workers

    A Mixed-Drug Intoxication Involving Venlafaxine and Verapamil

    Development of the X-Linked Tetrameric Microsatellite Marker DXS9898 for Forensic Purposes

    Sequence Variation of New Alleles at the Short Tandem Repeat D19S253 Locus

    The First Mail Bomb?

    In Recognition/Appreciation Guest and Invited Reviewers—1999

    Allele Frequencies for the CODIS Core STR Loci in Connecticut Populations

    Allele Frequency Distributions for Twelve STR Loci in a Brazilian Population

    HLA-DQA1 and Polymarker Locus Allele Frequencies for Elazig/Turkey

    Distribution of HumvWA31, HumFESFPS, HumTH01, HumTPOX, HumCD4, HumCSF1PO Alleles in a Southern Italian Population Sample

    Distribution of D1S80 and HLA-DQA1 Alleles in a Southern Italian Population Sample

    Allele Frequencies for the COFILER STR Loci in the Canadian Caucasian and Canadian First Nations Populations

    Allele Frequencies for the COFILER STR Loci in the Canadian Caucasian and Canadian First Nations Populations

    Review of: Hunting Serial Predators

    Review of: Undercover, Second Edition

    A Review of The Ghosts of Hopewell

    Chinese Population Data in Beijing at 3 STR loci—CSF1PO, HUMTH01, and TPOX

    Allele Frequency Distribution for Six STR Loci in Turkish Population

    Distribution of Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism D1S80 Alleles in Turkish Population

    Spanish Population Data on Nine STR Loci

    Review of: Murder in the Heartland

    Review of: Lizzie Didn't Do It

    Review of: Serial Offenders: Current Thought, Recent Findings

    Review of: Murder, Culture and Injustice: Four Sensational Cases in American History

    Symposium: Essays Honoring Ellis R. Kerley, Ph.D. (1924–1998)

    Contributions of Ellis R. Kerley to Forensic Anthropology

    A Career Takes Form: Ellis Kerley's Tenure at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (1957–1966)

    A Tribute to Dr. Ellis R. Kerley: The Kansas Years

    Ellis Kerley's Service to the Military

    Cranial Change in Americans: 1850–1975

    Stature, Maturation Variation and Secular Trends in Forensic Anthropology

    Racial Variation in the Proximal and Distal Femur: Heritability and Forensic Utility

    Publications of Ellis R. Kerley (1924–1998)

    Developing a Quantitative Extraction Technique for Determining the Organic Additives in Smokeless Handgun Powder

    A Methodology Based on NMR Spectroscopy for the Forensic Analysis of Condoms

    Comparison of Transmission and Internal Reflection Infrared Spectra of Cocaine

    A Simple Method for Detection of Gunshot Residue Particles from Hands, Hair, Face, and Clothing Using Scanning Electron Microscopy/Wavelength Dispersive X-Ray (SEM/WDX)

    Fibers Under Fire: Suggestions for Improving Their Use to Provide Forensic Evidence

    Human Hair Histogenesis for the Mitochondrial DNA Forensic Scientist

    Distortion of Teatree Stems by Twine as a Means to Determine the Number of Years that the Stems Have Been Used to Support Cannabis Plants

    Interpapillary Lines—The Variable Part of the Human Fingerprint

    Length Variation in HV2 of the Human Mitochondrial DNA Control Region

    Development of Latent Fingerprints on Metallic Surfaces Using Electropolymerization Processes

    Evaluation of Principal Components Analysis with High-Performance Liquid Chromatography and Photodiode Array Detection for the Forensic Differentiation of Ballpoint Pen Inks

    Signature Authentication by Forensic Document Examiners

    Differences in Morphological Age-Related Dental Changes Depending on Postmortem Interval

    Dental Age Estimation in Belgian Children: Demirjian's Technique Revisited

    Factors in Prison Suicide: One Year Study in Texas

    Child and Adolescent Suicide in a Large, Urban Area: Psychological, Demographic, and Situational Factors

    Fingerprinting the Deceased: Traditional and New Techniques

    Septo-Optic Dysplasia and Unexpected Adult Death—An Autopsy Approach

    Detection of Benzodiazepines in Different Tissues, Including Bone, Using a Quantitative ELISA Assay

    GHB and Driving Impairment

    Measurements of Ulna—A New Method for Determination of Sex

    Machine Washing or Brushing of Clothing and Its Influence on Shooting Distance Estimation

    Headspace/Solid-Phase Microextraction/Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry: A Screening Technique for the Recovery and Identification of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC's) in Postmortem Blood and Viscera Samples

    Pollen on Grass Clippings: Putting the Suspect at the Scene of the Crime

    The Forensic Examination of a Fire-Damaged Vehicle

    Digital Enhancement of Sub-Quality Bitemark Photographs

    Fatal Cervical Necrotizing Fasciitis (A Report of Two Cases of Confirmed Odontogenic Origin and One of Possible Odontogenic Origin)

    An Unusual Case of Suicide by Means of a Pneumatic Hammer

    Blunt Pancreatic Trauma by a Wheelchair User Restraint System During a Traffic Accident

    Using Decision Science to Gain Insight into Ethical Issues: An Example Involving Thresholds in Workers' Compensation

    Scientific Certainty: Research Versus Forensic Perspectives

    Law, Ethical Codes, and the Report of the CSSP Survey on Ethics Policies

    Am I My Brother's (or Customer's or Tenant's) Keeper? Economic and Ethical Aspects to the California Supreme Court's Struggle with the Issue of Landowner's Standard of Care

    Gene Frequencies of 12 STR Loci in an Endogamous Badaga Population (South India)

    Allele Frequency Distribution of Three STR Loci (CSF1PO, TPOX, and TH01) in a Brazilian Population Sample

    Allele Frequencies for the PowerPlex™ 16 STR Loci in an Albanian Population Sample from Northern Italy

    Characterization and Validation Studies of Powerplex™ 2.1, A Nine-locus Short Tandem Repeat (Str) Multiplex System and Penta D Monoplex

    Recovery of Genomic Dna from Archived PCR Product Mixes for Subsequent Multiplex Amplification and Typing of Additional Loci: Forensic Significance for Older Unsolved Criminal Cases

    Validation of a 16-Locus Fluorescent Multiplex System

    Detection of Petrol (Gasoline) in Fire Debris by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS/MS)

    Individuality of Handwriting

    Fluvial Transport of Human Remains in the Lower Mississippi River

    Determination of Luminescent Europium β-Diketonates Used as Tracers for Shadowing Pursuits

    Validation of Chest X-ray Comparisonsfor Unknown Decedent Identification

    Isotopic Analogs as Internal Standards for Quantitative GC/MS Analysis—Molecular Abundance and Retention Time Difference as Interference Factors

    A Method for the Longitudinal Sectioning of Single Hair Samples

    Discovery of Decomposed and Mummified Corpses in the Domestic Setting—A marker of Social Isolation?

    Presentation of a Three-Banded Allele Pattern—Analysis and Interpretation

    Fatality from Olanzapine Induced Hyperglycemia

    GC/MS Determination of Pyrolysis Products from Diacetylmorphine and Adulterants of Street Heroin Samples

    Facial Approximation: Globe Projection Guideline Falsified by Exophthalmometry Literature

    Postmortem Concentrations of Citalopram

    An Improved Method for Post-PCR Purification for mtDNA Sequence Analysis

    Chemical Composition of Fingerprints for Gender Determination

    Population Data on Nine STR Loci in an El Salvadoran (Central American) Sample Population

    Newborn Kidnapping by Cesarean Section

    A Study on Four Short Tandem Repeat Systems: African Immigrant, Portuguese, and Spanish population data

    Medical Aspects of Capital Punishment Executions

    Gunshot Residue Deposits on the Gas Pistons of Assault Rifles

    De Clérambault's Syndrome (Erotomania) and Claims of Psychiatric Malpractice

    Improving the Effectiveness of Fluorescence for the Detection of Semen Stains on Fabrics

    The Use of Quantitative Light-Induced Fluorescence (QLF) to Identify Composite Restorations in Forensic Examinations

    Ten Years of “Body Packers” in New York City: 50 Deaths

    Polymarker, HLA-DQAα, and D1S80 Allele Frequency Data in Antioquia (Colombia) Population

    D1S80 Polymorphism in Istanbul (Turkey)

    Allele Frequencies of HLADQA1 and PM in Istanbul (Turkey) Population

    Allele Frequencies for Three STR Loci in Turkish Population of Kosovo

    Allele Frequencies for 10 STR Loci in Istanbul (Turkey) Population

    Author's response

    Allele Frequencies for Six STR in a Chilean Population

    Review of: Human Skeletal Anatomy Laboratory Manual and Workbook

    Commentary on: Margolis-Nunno H, Brenner L, Cascardi J, Koblinsky L. A new allele of the short tandem repeat (STR) locus, CSFlPO. J Forensic Sci 200 1 :46(6): 1480–1483.

    Commentary on: Margolis-Nunno H, Brenner L, Cascardi J, Koblinsky L. A new allele of the short tandem repeat (STR) locus, CSFlPO. J Forensic Sci 200 1 :46(6): 1480–1483.

    Review of: Forensic Art and Illustration

    HLA-DQA1 and Polymarker Loci Allele Frequencies in the Bharias, a Primitive Indian Tribal Population from Patalkot, India

    Allele Frequency Data for Powerplex 16 Loci in Four Major Populations of Orissa, India

    Genetic Variation at Three DYS-STR Loci and Amelogenin Between the Australian Caucasians and Three Asian Ethnic Groups

    Review of: Forensic Interpretation of Glass Evidence

    Distribution of DYS391, DYS392, DYS393, DYS385, Alleles in a Southern Italian Population Sample

    Erratum/Correction of Petersen HD, Morentin B, Callado LF, Meana JJ, Idoyage MI. Assessment of the Quality of Medical Documents Issued in Central Police Stations in Madrid, Spain: The Doctor's Role in the Prevention of Ill-Treatment. J Forensic Sci 2002 March;47(2):293–298

    A Classifier for the SNP-Based Inference of Ancestry

    Volitional Impairment and the Sexually Violent Predator

    Osteoporosis Associated with the Treatment of Paraphilias: A Clinical Review of Seven Case Reports

    Legal, Ethical and Clinical Implications of Prescribing Involuntary, Life-Threatening Treatment: The Case of the Sunshine Kid

    Reliability of Bloodhounds in Criminal Investigations

    PCR-RFLP Identification of Diptera (Calliphoridae, Muscidae and Sarcophagidae) A Generally Applicable Method

    Lessons from Srebrenica: The Contributions and Limitations of Physical Anthropology in Identifying Victims of War Crimes

    Osteometric Sorting of Commingled Human Remains

    Postmortem Findings in 22 Victims Due to Two Grain Silo Explosions in France

    Estimating Stature from Tibia Length: A Comparison of Methods

    Systematic Study on STR Profiling on Blood and Saliva Traces after Visualization of Fingerprint Marks

    Coronal Cleft Vertebra Initially Suspected as an Abusive Fracture in an Infant

    Characterization and Aging Study of Currency Ink and Currency Canine Training Aids Using Headspace SPME/GC-MS

    Allele Frequency Distribution of Power Plex 1.2 and Profiler Plus Short Tandem Repeats (STR) Loci in Egyptian Population

    Fatal Cyclobenzaprine Overdose with Postmortem Values

    Homicide Attempt with a Japanese Samurai Sword

    Physical Match: Insole and Shoe

    Isolation of DNA from Saliva of Betel Quid Chewers Using Treated Cards

    Contamination of Brake Fluid by Power Steering Fluid

    Suicides by Fall from Height in Geneva, Switzerland, from 1991 to 2000

    Analytical Aspects of Volatile Substance Abuse (VSA)

    Deciphering Indented Impressions on Plastic

    An Esoteric Technique Useful in the Identification of Unidentified Remains from the Examination of Faded, Illegible Hospital Identification Wristbands

    ENFSI Proficiency Test Program on Identification of GSR by SEM/EDX

    Quantification and Aging of the Post-Blast Residue of TNT Landmines

    The Use of Thoracolumbar and Hip Joint Dysmorphism in Identification

    Allele Frequencies of Y-Chromosome STR Loci DYS385 and DYS392 in Three Eastern Spanish Populations

    Distribution of D3S1358, D21S11, FGA, vWA Alleles in a Central Italian Population Sample

    The Relationship between the Soft Tissues and the Skeletal Detail of the Mouth

    Predicting Mouth Width from Inter-Canine Width—A 75% Rule

    Comparison of Blood-Ethanol Concentration in Deaths Attributed to Acute Alcohol Poisoning and Chronic Alcoholism

    Commentary on: Srihari SN, Cha S-H, Arora H, Lee S. Individuality of handwriting. J Forensic Sci 2002; 47(4):856–72.

    DNA Fingerprinting of Mosses

    A Study on Polymorphism at Short Tandem Repeat (STR) Loci D16S539, D7S820 and D13S317 in the Bharias, a Primitive Indian Tribal Population from Patalkot, India

    Allelic Frequency of Six STR Loci in Five Colombian Cities

    Gunshot Fatalities in Children and Adolescents in New York City

    Authors' Response

    Two X-Chromosome STR Loci DXS6804 and DXS9896 Frequency Data in Chinese Population

    Sequence Polymorphisms of the Mitochondrial DNA Control Region in 105 Chinese Han Population

    Allele Frequencies for 15 Autosomal STR Loci on U.S. Caucasian, African American, and Hispanic Populations*

    Genetic Data at Two Short Tandem Repeat Loci D9S304 and D10S2325 in Two Chinese Populations (Han and Zhuang Populations)

    Distributions of Allelic Frequencies and Haplotypes of Two New Y-STR Loci in a Chinese Han Population

    Allele Frequencies of 13 Loci in the Santa Catarina Population of Southern Brazil

    Allele Frequencies for Two STR Loci D9S1118 and D20S161 in Chinese Han Ethnic Group in Chengdu

    Introduction for the Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Section Award Winner Papers for the 2002 Richard Rosner Award for the Best Paper by a Fellow in Forensic Psychiatry or Forensic Psychology

    Distributions of Allelic Frequencies and Haplotypes of Three New Y-STR Loci in a Chinese Han Population

    In Recognition and Appreciation Guest and Invited Reviewers—2002

    President's Editorial-The Journey to Justice

    Erratum/Correction of Monzavi BF, et al. Model of Age Estimation Based on Dental Factors of Unknown Cadavers Among Iranians. J Forensic Sci 2003 Mar;48(2):379-381.

    Erratum/Correction of Reddy BM, Sun G, Ranjan D, Deka R. STR data for the AmpFlSTR Profiler Plus loci among Golla popu- lation of southern Andhra Pradesh, India. J Forensic Sci 2001 May;46(3):734-5, and Chattopadhyay P, Ranjan D, Kashyap VK. Population data for nine fluorescent based STR loci among four important tribal populations of India. J Forensic Sci 2001 Jan;46(1): 184-8.

    Analysis of Dyes in Illicit Pills (Amphetamine and Derivatives)

    Female Suicides in Diyarbakir, Turkey

    Postmortem Citalopram Concentrations: Alone or Along with Other Compounds

    SWGDAM Developmental Validation of a 19-Locus Y-STR System for Forensic Casework

    The Evaluation of the Extent of Transporting or "Tracking" an Identifiable Ignitable Liquid (Gasoline) Throughout Fire Scenes During the Investigative Process

    Evaluation of Iodine-Benzoflavone and Ruthenium Tetroxide Spray Reagents for the Detection of Latent Fingermarks at the Crime Scene

    Linking Crime Guns: The Impact of Ballistics Imaging Technology on the Productivity of the Boston Police Department's Ballistics Unit

    A Second Survey of High Explosives Traces in Public Places

    Utility of the Y-STR Typing Systems Y-PLEX ™ 6 and Y-PLEX ™ 5 in Forensic Casework and 11 Y-STR Haplotype Database for Three Major Population Groups in the United States

    A Study on the Effects of Degradation and Template Concentration on the Amplification Efficiency of the STR Miniplex Primer Sets

    A Simple and Efficient Method for Extracting DNA From Old and Burned Bone

    Suicide by Cyanide: 17 Deaths

    The Safety Helmet Detection Technology and Its Application to the Surveillance System

    Virtopsy: Forensic Traumatology of the Subcutaneous Fatty Tissue; Multislice Computed Tomography (MSCT) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) as Diagnostic Tools

    Y-SNP Typing of U.S. African American and Caucasian Samples Using Allele-Specific Hybridization and Primer Extension

    Genetic Diversity of Sixteen STRs in the Peruvian Mesa Redonda Lima Population

    Y-Chromosomal STR Loci Data in Japanese Using the Y-PLEX™5 and Y-PLEX™6 PCR Amplification Kits

    Evaluation of Three Rapid Detection Methods for the Forensic Identification of Seminal Fluid in Rape Cases

    Validation Study of the True Allele® Automated Data Review System

    The Diversity of Dental Patterns in the Orthopantomography and Its Significance in Human Identification

    Motor-Vehicle Collision-Related Death Due to Delayed-Onset Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Associated with Anticoagulant Therapy

    Y-STR Haplotypes from Eight South Indian Groups Based on Five Loci

    Two X-Chromosome STR Loci DXS6 803 and XS6793 Frequency Data in Chinese Population

    Virtopsy—Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident with Head Injury

    NIST Bullet Signature Measurement System for RM (Reference Material) 8240 Standard Bullets

    Distribution and Optical Purity of Methamphetamine Found in Toxic Concentration in a Civil Aviation Accident Pilot Fatality

    The Effect of Breath Freshener Strips on Two Types of Breath Alcohol Testing Instruments

    Commentary on: Andrews JM, Gutstadt JP, Itabashi HH, Dowell SJ, Schuwchardt MS, Miller EA. Central nervous system consequences of an unusual body disposal strategy: case report and brief experimental investigation. J Forensic Sci 2003;48(5):1153–1157

    Estimation of Postmortem Interval (PMI) as Revealed Through the Analysis of Annual Growth in Woody Tissue

    A Minimally Destructive Technique for Sampling Dentin Powder for Mitochondrial DNA Testing

    Stability of Drugs in Stored Postmortem Femoral Blood and Vitreous Humor

    Decompositional Odor Analysis Database

    Allele Frequency Distribution of D8S592 (STR) and PDGFA (VNTR) Among Five Endogamous Population Groups of India

    Allele Frequencies of 15 Loci Using AmpFℓSTR Identifiler Kit in a Northern Portuguese Population

    Genetic Variation of Two New STR Loci D2S1399, D16S3391 in a Chinese Population

    Review of: Dreisbach's Handbook of Poisoning

    Molecular Genetic Analysis of TPO and CD4 Loci Among Two Endogamous Ethnic Groups of Maharashtra in Western India

    Concordance Study Between Miniplex Assays and a Commercial STR Typing Kit

    Eastern Chinese Population Data on Four STR Forensic Loci: CSF1PO, TH01, TPOX, vWA

    STR Polymorphism Among Two Tribal Populations of India

    Molecular Genetic Data at Two Tetranucleotide Repeat Loci (D12S66 and D12S67) in Two Indian Tribal Populations

    Authors' Response

    Review of: Sex-Related Homicide and Death Investigation: Practical and Clinical Perspectives

    Age Calculation Using X-ray Microfocus Computed Tomographical Scanning of Teeth: A Pilot Study

    Allele Frequency Distribution for 9 STR Loci in the Tamil Population of Malaysia

    Allele Frequencies for Two STR Loci D5S2500, D10S676 in a Chinese Population

    Review of: Juvenile Sexual Homicide

    Review of: Effective Interviewing and Interrogation Techniques

    Review of: Forensic Voice Identification

    Review of: The Scientific Study of Mummies

    Review of: Introduction to Environmental Forensics

    Review of: Case Studies in Forensic Epidemiology

    Review of: Science and Litigation: Products Liability in Theory and Practice

    Review of: Alchemy of Bones: Chicago's Luetgert Murder Case of 1897

    Review of: Forensic Investigation of Clandestine Laboratories

    Review of: Forensic Pathology (2nd edition)

    Review of: Practical Aspects of Rape Investigation: A Multidisciplinary Approach, 3rd Ed.

    Review of: A History of Cocaine: The Mystery of Coca Java and the Kew Plant

    Review of: Cross-Examination: The Comprehensive Guide for Experts

    Review of: Encyclopedia of Forensic Science

    Review of: Neurodevelopmental Mechanisms in Psychopathology

    Distribution of D1S80 Alleles and Their Tsp509I Subtypes in Romanian Population

    Evaluation of Five Short Tandem Repeat Loci Among North Indian Muslim Populations

    The Autosomal STR Frequencies in Pakistani Populations

    In Recognition and Appreciation Guest and Invited Reviewers—2003

    Scanning Electron Microscopy Analysis of Experimental Bone Hacking Trauma

    Examination of Spur Marks Found on Inkjet-printed Documents

    Acephate in Biological Fluids of Two Autopsy Cases after Ingestion of the Chemical

    Assessing Age-Related Morphology of the Pubic Symphysis from Digital Images Versus Direct Observation

    Analysis of a Simulated Heroin Distribution Chain by HPLC

    Acute Selenium Poisoning: Suicide by Ingestion

    Survey of Physician Members of The American Academy of Forensic Sciences

    Frontal Sinuses for Identification: Qualityof Classifications, Possible Error and Potential Corrections

    Evaluation of Sieving Polymers for Fast, Reproducible Electrophoretic Analysis of Short Tandem Repeats (STR) in Capillaries

    Forensic Discrimination of Match Heads by Elemental Analysis with Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectrometry

    An Elisa Method for the Identification of Salivary Amylase

    A Test of Sex Determination from Measurements of Chest Radiographs

    STR-Typing of Human DNA from Human Fecal Matter Using the QIAGEN QIAamp® Stool Mini Kit

    Decision Analysis in Forensic Science

    The Identification of Isopar H in Vinyl Flooring

    Maintenance of the ENFSI Proficiency Test Program on Identification of GSR by SEM/EDX (GSR2003)

    A Study of Business Letter Features

    Fatalities By Ingestion of Propylene Glycol

    Blunt Force Injury of the Abdomen Complicating Previously Undiagnosed Peliosis Hepatis in a 2-Year-Old Female

    Developmental Validation of the Quantifiler™ Real-Time PCR Kits for the Quantification of Human Nuclear DNA Samples

    Chromosomal Duplications Along the Y-Chromosome and Their Potential Impact on Y-STR Interpretation

    Successful DNA Typing of Urine Stains Using a DNA Purification Kit Following Dialfiltration

    Suicide by Pencil

    Comparison of Ages of Epiphyseal Union in North American and Bosnian Skeletal Material

    Forensic Applications of Infrared Chemical Imaging: Multi-Layered Paint Chips

    Suicide by Inhalation of Carbon Monoxide in a Residential Fire

    The Effect of Exposure to the Elements on the Forensic Characterization by Infrared Spectroscopy of Poly(ethylene terephthalate) Fibers

    Estimating Eyeball Protrusion from Body Height, Interpupillary Distance, and Inter-Orbital Distance in Adults

    Distribution of D6S2418, D2S1327 and GATA156D11 Alleles in Chinese Population Sample

    Comparison of GC-MS and EIA Results for the Analysis of Methadone in Oral Fluid

    Accumulation of Explosives in Hair

    Genetic Data of 11 Y-Chromosome STRs in Males from a North of Portugal Population

    Population Genetics of three STR Loci D19S591, D5S1462 and D3S2432 in a Chinese Han Population

    Allele Frequency Distribution of STR Loci D13S1807 and D22S693 in Two Populations

    Allele Frequency Distribution of STR Loci D11S1390 and D11S2008 in Two Populations

    Review of: Forensic Practice in Criminal Cases

    Review of: DNA: Forensic and Legal Applications

    A Peruvian Population Study of Eight Y-Chromosome STR Loci

    Distribution of Penta B, Penta C, and Penta E Alleles in Asian, Black, Caucasian, and Hispanic Populations

    Population data for the AMPFℓSTR® Profiler Plus™ STR Loci from Residents of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)

    Allele Frequency of D8S1121 and D8S1130 in Two Populations

    Allele Frequency of Two STRs D8S115 and D8S1122 in Two Populations

    Y-Chromosomal STR Haplotypes in Indonesians

    The Potential of Venous Air Embolism Ascending Retrograde to the Brain

    Genetic Polymorphism for Two New STR Loci D9S925, D2S1772 in a Chinese Population

    DNA Polymorphism Study at D2S1328 and D11S1986 in Chinese Population

    Review of: Forensic Fire Scene Reconstruction

    Allele Frequencies for Three STR Loci D1S3465, D6S2433 and D10S2481 in Chinese Population

    Population Genetics for Y-STRs Haplotypes of Chinese Ewenki Ethnic Minority Group

    Review of: Practical Crime Scene Processing and Investigation Review of: Crime Scene Processing Laboratory Manual and Workbook

    Review of: Bitemark Evidence

    Genotypic Polymorphisms at Seventeen Autosomal Short Tandem Repeat Loci in Four Tribal Populations of Andhra Pradesh, India

    U.S. Population Data for the Multi-Copy Y-STR Locus DYS464

    Review of: Forensic Psychology (with InfoTrac), Second Edition

    Review of: Forensic DNA Evidence Interpretation

    Review of: Introduction to Forensic Psychology: Issues and Controversies in Law, Law Enforcement and Corrections, Second Edition

    Recognition/Appreciation of Guest Reviewers—2004

    Regionalization as a Response to the Problems of Fragmentation in the Criminal Justice System

    A Study of the Refractive Index Variations Within and Between Sealed Beam Headlights Using a Precise Method

    The Variation of Trace Element Concentrations in Single Human Head Hairs

    L-DOPA Poisioning

    Colorimetric Determination of 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA)

    Automated Analysis of Alcohols in Blood

    The Determination of Plasma Ethanol by Gas Liquid Chromatography using Trichloracetic Acid as the Protein Precipitant

    Cannabinoid Content of Fifty Seized Hashish Samples

    The Detection of Insulin in Postmortem Tissues

    Police Resistance to Police Community Relations: The Emergence of the Patrolman Subculture

    Georgetown University Announces Three-Year Full Time Program for The Professional Preparation and Certification of Document Examiners

    Miscellaneous Information

    Quinine Cardiotoxicity: A Mechanism for Sudden Death in Narcotic Addicts

    Observations on the Adversary System and the Role of the Forensic Scientist: “Scientific Truth” v. “Legal Truth”

    The Adversary System: Role of the Forensic Toxicologist

    The Adversary System: Role of the Criminalist

    The Adversary System: Role of the Document Examiner

    The Adversary System: Role of the Psychiatrist

    Evidence from Instruments—Their Validity, Reliability, and Role in the Adversary System

    The Adversary System: Role of the Forensic Pathologist

    Issues of Community Control in the Administration of Justice

    Thermoluminescence: Potential Applications in Forensic Science

    Rapid Neutron Activation Analysis for Gunshot Residue Determination

    Voiceprirt Identification in the Courtroom

    Renaissance for the Transsexual: A New Birth Certificate

    Identification of Work from a Selectric II Typewriter

    The Legislation of Firearms in Denmark

    The Love Bug

    The Identification of Lubricating Oils on Clothing by Column Chromatography, Infrared Spectroscopy, and Refractometry

    Comparison of Single Stranded Copper Wires by Spectrochemical Analysis Using Copper Fluoride as a Carrier

    A Review of “Medical-Legal Investigation of Traffic Accidents”

    A Review of “The Identification and Registration of Firearms”

    A Review of “Clinical Toxicology”

    Miscellaneous Information

    Miscellaneous Information

    Forensic Science and the Reduction of Crime

    Legal Aspects of Obtaining Evidence for Analysis by Forensic Techniques

    Evaluation of SEM Potential in the Examination of Shotgun and Rifle Firing Pin Impressions

    An Empirical Study of Gunpowder Residue Patterns

    Identification of Drugs by Chemical Ionization Mass Spectroscopy—Part II

    The Use of the Laser Microprobe in Forensic Science

    The Trace Metal Detection Technique (TMDT): A Report Outlining a Procedure for Photographing Results in Color, and Some Factors Influencing the Results in Controlled Laboratory Tests

    Bias and Quality Control in Forensic Science: A Cause for Concern

    Criminalistics: Today and Tomorrow

    Fallacies in the Signs of Death

    The Use of Bite Mark Evidence as an Investigative Aid

    Respirator-Induced Pneumothorax and Subcutaneous Emphysema: Experimental Overinflation of Cadaver Lungs

    Medical Experimentation on Captive Populations in the United States

    Sperm's Morphologic Survival after 16 Days in the Vagina of a Dead Body

    Asymmetrical Hypertrophy of the Heart: Two Sudden Deaths in Adolescents

    Two Propylhexedrine-Associated Fatalities: Benzedrine® Revisited

    Opiate Overdose Deaths in the District of Columbia. Part II—Methadone-Related Fatalities

    Casualty Criteria for Wounds from Firearms with Special Reference to Shot Penetration—Part II

    The Stability of PGM and AK Isoenzymes in Human Tissues

    An Attempt at Determining Probabilities in Human Scalp Hair Comparison

    Analysis and Survey of Marine Fuels and Pollution Samples

    A Revised Method of Classifying Fraudulent Checks in a Document Examination Laboratory

    The Use of Chemical Spot Tests Kits for the Presumptive Identification of Narcotics and Drugs of Abuse

    The Fluorescence and Phosphorescence Spectra and Phosphorescence Decay Time of Harmine, Harmaline, Harmalol, Harmane, and Norharman in Aqueous Solutions and EPA at 77 K

    Analysis of Old Samples of Cannabis sativa L.

    Hydrolysis of Morphine Glucuronide

    On the Choice of Color Filters for the Breathalyzer®

    A Review of “Scientific Evidence in Criminal Cases”

    A Review of “We Mainline Dreams: The Odyssey House Story”

    A Review of “Protection Against Bombs and Incendiaries”

    A Review of “Flight Characteristics and Stain Patterns of Human Blood”

    A Review of “Laboratory Manual on the Geometric Interpretation of Human Bloodstain Evidence”

    A Review of “The Use of X-Ray Techniques in Forensic Investigation”

    A Review of “Drugs: Annotated Bibliography and Guide”

    A Review of “Investigation and Preparation of Criminal Cases, Federal and State”

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    The FBI Laboratory—Setting New Goals and Charting New Directions

    Systematic Analysis of Explosive Residues

    The Distribution of Natural Stable Isotopes of Carbon As a Possible Tool for the Differentiation of Samples of TNT

    Forensic Science Characterization of Sand

    Analysis of Paraffin Wax in Fire Remains

    Differentiation of Bullets by Spark Source Mass Spectrometry

    A New Serial Number Marking System Applicable to Firearms Identification

    The Comparison of Broken Surfaces: A Scanning Electron Microscopic Study

    A Semiautomated Radioimmunoassay for Mass Screening of Drugs of Abuse

    Stability of Aqueous Ethanol Solutions Stored in Glass Ampules

    Report of a Fatal, Acute Tripelennamine Intoxication

    Chlordiazepoxide and Alcohol: A Fatal Overdose

    Death Associated with Fluorocarbon Inhalation: Report of a Case

    Identification of Street Drugs by Thin-Layer Chromatography and a Single Visualization Reagent

    GC-Quadrupole Mass Fragmentography of Heroin

    The Computer's Role in the Laboratories of the Drug Enforcement Administration

    SCUBA Tank Corrosion As a Cause of Death

    A Rapid Technique for Preparation of Human Fetal and Adult Skeletal Material

    Latent Fingerprints by a Superior Ninhydrin Method

    A Review of “Narcotics and Drug Dependence“

    A Review of “Atlas of Legal Medicine”

    A Review of “Methoden der Geschlechts-, Körperlängen- und Lebensalterbestimmung von Skeletfunden”

    Death from Intravenously Administered Narcotics: A Study of 114 Cases

    Accidental Asphyxial Deaths Involving Infants and Young Children

    Some New Approaches to the Individualization of Fresh and Dried Bloodstains

    Studies by Crossed Electroimmunodiffusion on the Individuality and Sexual Origin of Bloodstains

    Simultaneous Electrophoresis of Peptidase A, Phosphoglucomutase, and Adenylate Kinase

    Probabilities and Human Pubic Hair Comparisons

    Antemortem Conversion of Codeine to Morphine in Man

    Identification of Drugs and Other Toxic Compounds from Their Ultraviolet Spectra. Part III: Ultraviolet Absorption Properties of 22 Structural Groups

    The Identification of Quinazolinones on the Illicit Market

    Identification of Drugs and Their Derivatives

    Contaminants in Illicit Amphetamine Preparations

    Comparative Postmortem Chemistries of Vitreous Humor Before and After Embalming

    Latent Fingerprints on Cartridges and Expended Cartridge Casings

    Detection of Gunshot Residue by Use of the Scanning Electron Microscope

    The Collection and Determination of Ethylene Glycol Dinitrate, Nitroglycerine, and Trinitrotoluene Explosive Vapors

    Wound Ballistics: An Analysis of a Bullet in Gel

    A New Trace Ferrous Metal Detection Reagent

    The Application of a Standard Color Coding System to Paint in Forensic Science

    Evaluation of Automobile Paint Flakes as Evidence

    Unusual Three-Dimensional Bite Mark Evidence in a Homicide Case

    A Death from an Air Gun

    A Suicidal Gunshot Wound of the Back

    Heat Stroke and Fluphenazine Therapy Report of a Case

    Fatal Consequences of Local Anesthesia: Report of Five Cases and a Review of the Literature

    The Politicalization of the Juvenile Justice System

    Letters to the Editor

    A Review of “Legal Admissability of the Polygraph”

    A Review of “Methodology for Analytical Toxicology”

    A Review of “I Trapianti e la Sperimentazione Umana” (“Transplantation and Human Experimentation”)

    A Review of “Readings on Law and Psychiatry”

    A Review of “Forensic Biology for the Law Enforcement Officer”

    A Review of “The Year Book of Pathology and Clinical Pathology—1975”

    Letters to the Editor

    Reporting Laboratory Data in the International System of Units

    Marihuana: Current Assessment

    Gases Released from Tissue and Analyzed by Infrared and Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectroscopy Techniques

    Analysis of Impurities in Illicit Methamphetamine Exhibits. III: Determination of Methamphetamine and Methylamine Adulterant by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

    Forensic Applications of X-Ray Diffraction. I: Differentiation of Piperidyl Benzilates and Related Glycolates by Micro-X-Ray Diffraction

    Forensic Characterization of Papers. II: Determination of Batch Differences by Scanning Electron Microscopic Elemental Analysis of the Inorganic Components

    Comparison of Window Glasses by Isotope Dilution Spark Source Mass Spectrometry

    A Comparison of the Borate-Celite Column Screening Technique with Other Extraction Methods in Forensic Toxicology

    Analytical Problems with Putrefaction in a Fatal Case Involving Ergotamine and Pentazocine

    Postmortem Dating of Putrefied Material Through Ptomaine Estimation

    Human Body Buoyancy: A Study of 98 Men

    Haptoglobin Phenotyping of Bloodstains by Nongradient Polyacrylamide Electrophoresis

    Rapid Phenotyping of the Group Specific Component by Immunofixation on Cellulose Acetate

    Determination of Adenylate Kinase Variants in Two Washington, D.C., Population Samples: A Microcellulose Acetate Procedure

    Techniques for Extraction of Spermatozoa from Stained Clothing: A Critical Review

    The Development of Latent Fingerprints on Human Skin: The Iodine-Silver Plate Transfer Method

    An Unusual Tear-Gas Gun Fatality

    Splenectomy and Sudden Death

    Corrosion of New, Fired, 0.22-Caliber, Long-Rifle Brass Cartridge Cases Buried in Soil

    Interpretation of Vehicle Globe Failures: The Unlit Condition

    An Examination of Selected Automobile Rubber Bumper Guards

    Acute Ethanol Poisoning: A Two-Year Study of Deaths in North Carolina

    Validity of Psychotraumatic Reactions

    A Review of Combat Handgun Shooting

    A Review of Paternity Testing by Blood Grouping

    A Review of Self-Assessment of Current Knowledge in Forensic Pathology and Legal Medicine

    A Review of William Adamson White: The Washington Years 1903–1937

    Letters to the Editor

    Feasibility of Gunshot Residue Detection Via Its Organic Constituents. Part I: Analysis of Smokeless Powders by Combined Gas Chromatography-Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry

    Feasibility of Gunshot Residue Detection Via Its Organic Constituents. Part II: A Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry Method

    Analysis of Illicit Drug Exhibits by Hydrogen-1 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

    Detection of Barbiturates by Latex Agglutination Inhibition

    Recovery of Morphine from Biological Samples by Hydrolysis and Solvent Extraction

    Drug Analyses of Skeletonizing Remains

    Alcohol-Associated Deaths in the District of Columbia—A Postmortem Study

    Phencyclidine-Related Deaths in Los Angeles County, 1976

    Spontaneous Pneumothorax in the Newborn: A Report of Two Fatalities

    Postmortem Intravascular Bubbling: A Decompression Artifact?

    Bilateral Linear Subconjunctival Hemorrhage in a Trauma Patient

    Premature Deaths in Persons with Seizure Disorders—Subtherapeutic Levels of Anticonvulsant Drugs in Postmortem Blood Specimens

    Death Resulting from Lacrimatory Agents

    Embalming Artifacts

    Modification of Fingerprint Powder with Coumarin 6 Laser Dye

    A Rapid, Inexpensive Method of Obtaining Infrared Images

    Chemiluminescence in the Visualization of Forensic Bloodstains

    Population Frequencies of Forensically Important Genetic Markers: Phosphoglucomutase, Erythrocyte Acid Phosphatase, and Haptoglobin

    MN Determinations in Bloodstains—Selective Destruction of Cross-Reacting Activity

    Frequency Distribution and Discrimination Probability of Twelve Protein Genetic Variants in Human Blood as Functions of Race, Sex, and Age

    Alternatives in Psychiatric Testimony on Dangerousness

    An Experimental Investigation of the Relative Validity and Utility of the Polygraph Technique and Three Other Common Methods of Criminal Identification

    Death Sequence in Multiple Carbon Monoxide Asphyxiations

    Identification of Suitable Plaster for Crime-Scene Casting

    Problems of Reliability in the Phenotyping of Erythrocyte Acid Phosphatase in Bloodstains

    A Review of Legacies in Ethics and Medicine

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    Letters to the Editor

    “Paradoxical Undressing”in Fatal Hypothermia

    The Effect of Time of Death on Extravascular Tissue/Blood Secobarbital Concentration Ratios in the Rat

    Absorption Test Using Latex Particles as the Indicator System for the Species Identification of Bloodstains and Muscles

    Examination of Line Crossings by Scanning Electron Microscopy

    Is There Any Place in Criminal Prosecutions for Qualified Opinions by Document Examiners?

    Laser Detection of Latent Fingerprints—Treatment with Phosphorescers

    Case Analysis of Fingerprint Detection by Laser

    Moving Towards Professionalization of Latent Print Examiners

    Reidentification of a Major Impurity in Illicit Amphetamine

    Fatal Retropleural Hematoma from a Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Pseudo-Aneurysm

    Iron Staining of the Hands in Suicides with Firearms

    Determining Sequence of Fire in Gunshot Wounds: Two Case Reports

    Differentiation Between Single-Base and Double-Base Gunpowders

    Trace Amounts of Lead and Bromine in Soot Studied by X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy

    A Case of Arson?

    Spot Tests: A Color Chart Reference for Forensic Chemists

    Application of the Le Rosen Test to Paint Analysis

    Application of the Tri-Ess Mini Metal Detector to Forensic Autopsies (or, How to Find the Elusive Projectile)

    A Simple Method for Preparing Human Skeletal Material for Forensic Examination

    The Baxstrom Affair and Psychiatry

    Forensic Sciences Services and the Criminal Justice System as Viewed by the Defense

    Jury Preconceptions and Their Effect on Expert Scientific Testimony

    Identification of Some Synthetic Fibers by Their Birefringence

    A Review of Parikh's Simplified Text Book of Medical Jurisprudence and Toxicology

    A Review of Detective Work:A Study of Criminal Investigations

    A Review of Medicolegal Investigation of the President John F. Kennedy Murder

    A Review of Malpractice and Product Liability Actions Involving Drugs

    A Review of Paternity Testing

    A Review of Toxic Drugs and Chemicals in Man, Volume II

    A Review of A Color Atlas of Neuropathology

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    Letters to the Editor

    Genetic Markers in Semen. III: Alteration of Phosphoglucomutase Isozyme Patterns in Semen Contaminated with Saliva

    Detectability of Selected Genetic Markers in Dried Blood on Aging

    Impurities and Artifacts of Illicit Cocaine

    Liability and Electroshock Therapy

    The Investigation of Electrical Deaths: A Report of 220 Fatalities

    Forensic Science Investigation of a Balloon Accident

    Shotgun Wounds: Multiple Probes and Shielding Effects as Adjuncts to Determining Position of the Deceased at Time of Injury

    On the Mechanism of Gunshot Residue Particle Formation

    Simultaneous Determination of Carboxyhemoglobin and Methemoglobin in Victims of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    A Study of the Myocardial Depressant Factor and Its Relative Influence in Drug/Alcohol Mortality

    Density Gradient Analysis of Single Polyester Fibers

    A New Approach to the Microscopical Examination and Comparison of Synthetic Fibers Encountered in Forensic Science Cases

    Examination of Automobile Rubber Bumper Guards by Synchronous Excitation Spectrofluorometry

    Examination of Petroleum Products of High Relative Molecular Mass for Forensic Science Purposes by Synchronous Fluorescence Spectroscopy. I1: Discrimination Within an Arbitrary Set of Representative Samples

    Connecting a Knife or Ice Pick to a Tire in a Tire Slashing

    The Application of Tetracyclines in Forensic Dentistry

    The Identification of Hand-Printed Musical Scores

    Evidence of Handedness on Documented Skeletons

    Automobile Cigarette Lighter Burns

    Successful Suicide by Self-Inflicted Multiple Stab Wounds of the Skull, Abdomen, and Chest

    Bite Mark Evidence: A Case Report Using Accepted and New Techniques

    Identification of Dextropropoxyphene and Its Diastereoisomers

    Low Resolution Electron Impact Mass Spectra of Some Quinuclidine and N-Methylpiperidine Glycolates

    Identification of Potassium Salts of Clorazepate by X-Ray Diffractometry

    A Method for Recording X-Ray Diffraction Patterns for Trace Quantities of Crystalline Materials

    The Application of Mass Spectrometry to the Study of Pencil Marks

    A Thin-Layer Chromatographic Procedure for Confirming the Presence and Identity of Smokeless Powder Flakes

    Permeation of Fingerprints Through Laboratory Gloves

    An Exploratory Study on the Characterization of A1 and A2 Bloodstains Using a Fluorescence Immunoassay

    3-Methylbenzthiazolinone-2-Hydrazone (MBTH) as a New Visualization Reagent for the Detection of Cannabinoids on Thin-Layer Chromatography Plates

    Thermal Degradation of Erythrocyte Acid Phosphatase Isozymes in a Case Sample

    A Review of Organized Crime—The Fifth Estate

    A Review of Essentials of Neuropathology

    A Review of H.I.T.: A Manual for the Classification, Filing and Retrieval of Palmprints

    Letters to the Editor

    Miscellaneous Information

    New Concepts About Hair Identification Revealed by Electron Microscope Studies

    Sudden Death in Cold Water and Ventricular Arrhythmia

    Narcotic-Related Deaths in the District of Columbia: 1971–1979

    Microscopic Determination of Age at Death in an Autopsy Series

    Zinc Concentrations in Vitreous Humor: A Postmortem Study Comparing Alcoholic and Patients Other

    Sites of Suicidal Gunshot Wounds

    Sudden Unexpected Death Caused by Neuroepithelial (Colloid) Cyst of the Third Ventricle

    The “Body Packer Syndrome”—Toxicity Following Ingestion of Illicit Drugs Packaged for Transportation

    Current Evidence for the Existence of Laryngeal Macrotremor and Microtremor

    Forensic Sciences Aspects of Santeria, a Religious Cult of African Origin

    The Evaluation and Selection of Uncorrelated Paired Solvent Systems for Use in the Comparison of Textile Dyes by Thin-Layer Chromatography

    The Role of the Defense Psychiatrist in Workmen's Compensation Cases

    The Rehydration and Isolation of Leukocytes from Dried Bloodstains

    An Improved Method of Gunshot Wound Examination

    Examination of Automobile Rubber Bumper Guards by Attenuated Total Reflectance Spectroscopy Using a Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometer

    Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography of Automobile Rubber Bumper Guard Samples

    An Improved Method for Rapid and Accurate Scanning of Fibers on Tape

    The Identification of Human Bloodstains by Means of a Micro-Thin-Layer Immunoassay Procedure

    Rapid Histological Examination of Trace Evidence by Means of Cellophane Tape

    Detection of Phencyclidine in Hair

    Detection of Phenobarbital in Bloodstains, Semen, Seminal Stains, Saliva, Saliva Stains, Perspiration Stains, and Hair

    Fatal Methemoglobinemia Resulting from Ingestion of Isobutyl Nitrite, a “Room Odorizer” Widely Used for Recreational Purposes

    Insulin As a Lethal Weapon

    Sudden Unexpected Death Due to Asymptomatic Cardiac Rhabdomyoma

    The Importance of Examining Skin and Hair for Semen in Sexual Assault Cases

    Interpretation of Shoe Wear Patterns in a Personal Injury Case

    A Review of Fundamentals of Criminal Investigation

    A Review of Identification Technologies: Computer, Optical, and Chemical Aids to Personal ID

    A Review of Disputed Paternity

    A Review of Person Identification by Means of the Teeth

    A Review of Identification of Thumb Impressions and Cross Examination of Fingerprint Experts

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    Density, Refractive Index, and Dispersion in the Examination of Glass: Their Relative Worth as Proof

    Application of Dynamic Headspace Analysis to Laboratory and Field Arson Investigations

    Analysis of Explosives by Liquid Chromatography-Negative Ion Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry

    A Study of Shotgun Ricochet from Steel Surfaces

    Laser Detection of Latent Fingerprints: Ninhydrin Followed by Zinc Chloride

    High Performance Liquid Chromatographic Analysis of Heroin by Reverse Phase Ion-Pair Chromatography

    Identification of the Major Impurities in the Illicit Manufacture of Tryptamines and Related Compounds

    Isopropanol and Isopropanol Deaths—Ten Years' Experience

    Evaluation of Ethanol Concentrations in Decomposed Bodies

    Keyhole Lesions in Gunshot Wounds of the Skull and Direction of Fire

    The Threaded Bolt Injury Pattern

    The Absorption of Mercuric Ion into Single Human Head Hairs

    Determination of d-methamphetamine in Urine after Administration of d- or dl-methamphetamine to Rats by Radioimmunoassay Using Optically Sensitive Antiserum

    Leasing Analytical Instruments: Advantages, Disadvantages, and Contract Procedures

    A Rapid, Systematic, and Comprehensive Classification System for the Identification and Comparison of Motor Vehicle Paint Samples. II: Paint Data Collected from Chrysler-Manufactured Cars

    A Field Kit for Sampling Gunshot Residue Particles

    Characterization of Gunshot Residues by X-Ray Diffraction

    “A Still-Life Watercolor”: Frye v. United States

    Pyrolysis-Gas Chromatographic Examination of Paints

    Analysis of Chemical Protection Sprays by Gas Chromatography/mass Spectroscopy

    Automated Sampling and Computer-Assisted Identification of Hydrocarbon Accelerants

    Report of a Metoprolol-Associated Death

    Primary Malignant Lymphoma of the Heart in Sudden Unexpected Death

    The Use of Mammographic Equipment in Mass Disaster Identification

    The Effects of the Argon Ion Laser on Subsequent Blood Examinations

    Phenol Poisoning: Three Fatal Cases

    A Review of Introduction to Forensic Toxicology

    Dr. James T. Weston—Memorial Tribute

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letter to the Editor

    Characteristics of Forensic Science Faculty within Criminal Justice Higher Education Programs

    Analysis of Demographic Variables of Women Evaluated in a Forensic Psychiatry Clinic in 1980 and 1981

    Forensic Science Aspects of Fatal Sexual Assaults on Women

    The Female Homicide Victim: Trends in a Metropolitan County from 1969 to 1980

    Vitreous Humor Chemistry in Deaths Associated with Rapid Chilling and Prolonged Freshwater Immersion

    Time of Death Estimation in Blacktail Deer by Temperature and Aqueous Humor Glucose

    Death and Injury Caused by Methyl Bromide, An Insecticide Fumigant

    A Feasibility Study of Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) Typing for Dried Bloodstains

    Spatially Resolved Fluorescence Spectroscopy: Application to Latent Fingerprint Development

    Examinations of Cosmetic Smudges Including Transesterification and Gas Chromatographic/Mass Spectrometric Analysis

    An Improved Technique for Preparing Solvent Cast Films from Acrylic Fibers for the Recording of Infrared Spectra

    Identification of Explosives Containing Alkylammonium Nitrates by Thin-Layer Chromatography

    Physical Comparison of Plastic Garbage Bags and Sandwich Bags

    Identification of Some Interferences in the Analysis of Clorazepate

    How Individual are Personal Writing Habits?

    Obliterated Writing—An Unconventional Approach

    Visible and Infrared Luminescence in Documents: Excitation by Laser

    Optimum Conditions for Examination of Documents Using an Electrostatic Detection Apparatus (ESDA) Device to Visualize Indented Writings

    Forensic Neuropsychology: A Selective Introduction

    Photographic Superimposition

    The Case of the Lying Photographs: The Civil War Photography of George N. Barnard

    George Armstrong Custer and the Battle of the Little Bighorn: Homicide or Mass Suicide?

    Synthetic Tetrahydrocannabinol

    The Use of Clay for Soil Color Comparisons

    Rapid Method of Super Glue ® Fuming Application for the Development of Latent Fingerprints

    Field Technique for the Identification of Deer Blood

    Acute, Nontraumatic Subdural Hematoma of Arterial Origin

    Case of the Homemade Duplex (Double-Bullet) Cartridge

    Tool Mark Determination in Cartilage of Stabbing Victim

    The Occurrence of Japanese Trophy Skulls in the United States

    A Review of Lawyer's Guide to Forensic Medicine Handbook for Court & Chambers

    A Review of Chemical Criminalistics

    A Review of Forensic Sciences

    A Review of Critical Issues in American Psychiatry and the Law

    A Review of Probability of Inclusion in Paternity Testing

    A Review of Instrumental Data for Drug Analysis, Vol.

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    The Desirability of a Ph.D. Program in Forensic Science

    Correlation of Glass Density and Refractive Index—Implications to Density Gradient Construction

    Accelerant Identification in Fire Debris by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry Techniques

    Enhanced Sensitivity in Analysis of Arson Residues: An Adsorption-Tube/Gas Chromatograph Method

    Picogram Analyses of Explosive Residues Using the Thermal Energy Analyzer (TEA®)

    Electrical Damages—Cause or Consequence?

    A Computer-Assisted Population Frequency Study of 14 Polymorphic Blood Grouping Systems in North Carolina

    The Electrophoretic Analysis of the Third Component of Complement (C3) in Dried Bloodstains

    Microscopical Discrimination of Twins' Head Hair

    A Method of Matching Skulls with Photographic Portraits Using Landmarks and Measurements of the Dentition

    Metropolitan Forensic Anthropology Team (MFAT) Studies in Identification: 1. Race and Sex Assessment by Discriminant Function Analysis of the Postcranial Skeleton

    A Scientific Approach to Documenting Evidence for Accident Reconstruction

    The Anonymous Letter Writer—A Psychological Profile?

    Family Violence

    The Treating Psychiatrist as Forensic Evaluator

    Nonemergency Forensic Psychiatric House Calls

    Electrocution by Street Lighting

    Suicide Reconstruction by Glue-Lift of Gunshot Residue

    Suggested Guidelines for the Use of Forensic Hypnosis Techniques in Police Investigations

    High-Speed Extraction of Accelerants from Arson Debris

    Super Glue®, A Modified Technique for the Development of Latent Fingerprints

    Identification of Human Blood with Hybridoma-Derived Antibody to Human Immunoglobulin G

    Illicitly Imported Heroin Products: Some Physical and Chemical Features Indicative of Their Origin

    Comparative Study of Postmortem Barbiturates, Methadone, and Morphine in Vitreous Humor, Blood, and Tissue

    Enzyme Phenotyping of Alaskan Bears for Wildlife Law Enforcement

    A Simple Method for Studying the Surface of Fired Bullets: Varnishes for Replicas

    A Fire Investigation Involving Combustion of Carpet Material

    Determination of Cause of Damage to an Automobile

    Adrenal Hypofunction and Sudden Death

    A Case of Strangulation with Postmortem Amputation of the Penis

    Symmetrical Hypopigmentation of the Nipples Secondary to Trauma

    A Review of Juvenile Delinquency: Concepts and Control

    A Review of Criminal Investigation—A Guide to Techniques and Solutions

    A Review of Friction Ridge Skin

    A Review of The Insanity Defense—Philosophical, Historical and Legal Perspectives

    A Review of Schusswaffen und Schusswirkungen I

    Letter to the Editor

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    An Evaluation of Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase (GGT) and p30 Determinations for the Identification of Semen on Postcoital Vaginal Swabs

    Cannabis: Pharmacology and Interpretation of Effects

    Evaluation of Antisera for Bloodstain Grouping I. ABH, MN, and Rh

    Evaluation of Antisera for Bloodstain Grouping II. Ss, Kell, Duffy, Kidd, and Gm/Km

    Determination of Cross-Reactant Drugs with a New Morphine Radioimmunoassay Procedure

    Illicitly Imported Heroin Products: Some Physical and Chemical Features Indicative of Their Origin. Part II

    An Evaluation of Fused Silica Capillary Columns for the Screening of Basic Drugs in Postmortem Blood: Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis

    Toxicological Analysis of Amobarbital and Glutethimide from Bone Tissue

    Psychiatric Evaluations of Sexual Offenders

    Forensic Psychiatric Evaluations of Women Accused of Felonies: A Three-Year Descriptive Study

    Geriatric Felons Examined at a Forensic Psychiatry Clinic

    Fluorescence of Petroleum Products I. Three-Dimensional Fluorescence Plots of Motor Oils and Lubricants

    A Study of .22 Caliber Rimfire Exploding Bullets: Effects in Ordnance Gelatin

    The Analysis of Explosives by Tandem Mass Spectrometry

    Collection of Trace Evidence from Bombing Victims at Autopsy

    The Retention of Glass Particles on Woven Fabrics

    Factors Affecting the Refractive Index Distribution of Window Glass

    Engineering Aspect of Automobile Accident Reconstruction Using Computer Simulation

    A Procedure for the Investigation of Anesthetic/Surgical Deaths

    Variations in Vitreous Humor Chemical Values As A Result of Instrumentation

    Decomposition of Buried Bodies and Methods That May Aid in Their Location

    Age Estimation from the Rib by Phase Analysis: White Females

    A Statistical Method for Assessing Soil Comparisons

    Cocaine-Induced Psychosis and Sudden Death in Recreational Cocaine Users

    Microcomputers in Forensic Science

    Discontinuous Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis for Typing Haptoglobin in Bloodstains

    Determination of ABH Secretor Status by an Electronic Quantitation Method

    Simultaneous Electrophoretic Determination of Phosphoglucomutase Subtypes, Adenosine Deaminase, Erythrocyte Acid Phosphatase, and Adenylate Kinase Enzyme Phenotypes

    1H Nuclear Magnetic Resonance of Heroin's D Ring

    Analytical Characterization of Isoheroin

    Isotachophoretic Analysis of Bloodstains: Differentiation of Human, Menstrual, Bovine, and Ovine Bloods

    A Technique for the Rapid Isolation and Identification of Psilocin from Psilocin/Psilocybin-Containing Mushrooms

    Fatal In Utero Salicylism

    An Interesting Gunshot Residue Pattern

    An Analysis of a Prehistoric Homicide from Northern California

    The Assymetrical Remodelling of Two Neurosurgical Burr Holes: A Case Study

    Two Bite Mark Cases with Inadequate Scale References

    Childhood Suicide: A Report of Four Cases

    A Review of Advances In Analytical Toxicology, Volume 1

    A Review of Hazardous Metals in Toxicology

    A Review of Topics in Forensic and Analytical Toxicology

    Miscellaneous Information

    Miscellaneous Information

    The Proof in Law of Suicide

    The Insanity Defense to Suicide

    Schizotypal Personality Disorder and the Insanity Defense

    A Diagnostic Study of the Criminal Alias

    Suicide in Fulton County, Georgia (1975–1984)

    Morphological Analysis of Opal Phytoliths for Soil Discrimination in Forensic Science Investigation

    Once More Unto the Breech: The Firearms Evidence in the Sacco and Vanzetti Case Revisited: Part II

    The Use of Microspectrophotometry to Characterize Microscopic Amounts of Blood

    Quick Test for Accelerants after Steam Distillation

    The Use of Ultrathin-Layer Agarose Gels for Phenotyping Erythrocyte Acid Phosphatase by Isoelectric Focusing

    Lightning Damage of Bearing Surfaces in Turboprop Aircraft Engines

    Comparison of Extraction Methods for Methamphetamine and its Metabolites in Tissue

    Sex Identification of White-Tailed Deer Using Frozen Venison

    The Restoration and Identification of Water-Soaked Documents: A Case Study

    An Unusual Explosive, Triacetonetriperoxide (TATP)

    Adjunctive Use of Scanning Electron Microscopy in Bite Mark Analysis: A Three-Dimensional Study

    Sudden Death in an Adolescent Four Years after Recovery from Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome (Kawasaki Disease)

    Sudden Death Associated with Contrast Medium, Sinografin®

    Death as a Result of an Adverse Reaction from Nalidixic Acid

    Fatal Intravenous Drug Abuse Secondary to Streptomycin Overdose

    Suicide by Exposure to Sulfuryl Fluoride

    “Insanity” in Civil Law

    A Review of Fatal Vision

    A Review of Gunshot Wounds

    A Review of Legal Encroachment on Psychiatric Practice

    Code of Ethics for the Academy

    Letters to the Editor

    Pathological Intoxication and Alcohol Idiosyncratic Intoxication—Part I: Diagnostic and Clinical Aspects

    Pathological Intoxication and Alcohol Idiosyncratic Intoxication—Part II: Legal Aspects

    Glass Fracture Mechanism—A Rethinking

    Lasers and Optical Spectroscopy in Questioned Document Examination

    Regression Analysis Applied to Shotgun Range-of-Fire Estimations: Results of a Blind Study

    Winchester Silvertip® Ammunition—A Study in Ordnance Gelatin

    Applications of Isoelectric Focusing in Forensic Serology

    ABO Typing Studies on Liquid Urines

    Speed Analysis of Passenger Cars in Free-Fall Launch Motions

    Fiber-Plastic Fusions in Traffic Accident Reconstruction

    Magnetic Identification of Headlight Glass

    The Detection of Iron Traces on Hands by Ferrozine Sprays: A Report on the Sensitivity and Interference of the Method and Recommended Procedure in Forensic Science Investigation

    Forensic Science Applications of Diffuse Reflectance Infrared Fourier Transform Spectroscopy (DRIFTS): I. Principles, Sampling Methods, and Advantages

    Experimental Study of Postmortem Change Under Field Conditions: Effects of Freezing, Thawing, and Mechanical Injury

    3-Methoxytyramine in the Putamen as a Gauge of the Postmortem Interval

    Design and Use of a Computer-Assisted Postmortem Identification System

    Correlation of Age and Incremental Lines in the Cementum of Human Teeth

    Determination of Age from the Sternal Rib in White Females: A Test of the Phase Method

    Cost-Effective Drug Testing

    Letters to the Editor

    Nitro-Benzofurazanyl Ethers—A New Series of Fluorigenic Fingerprint Reagents

    Photoluminescent Enhancement of Ninhydrin Developed Fingerprints by Metal Complexation: Structural Studies of Complexes Formed Between Ruhemann's Purple and Group IIb Metal Salts

    Comparison of Automotive Gasolines Using Capillary Gas Chromatography I: Comparison Methodology

    Comparison of Automotive Gasolines Using Capillary Gas Chromatography II: Limitations of Automotive Gasoline Comparisons in Casework

    Printwheel Typescript Variations Caused by the Manufacturing Process

    Restoration of Stamp Marks on Steel Components by Etching and Magnetic Techniques

    Minimizing Analytical Interferences from Digoxin-Like Immunoreactive Substances (DLIS) in Cases of Digoxin Toxicity

    Histochemical Demonstration of Methamphetamine by Immunocytochemistry

    A Comparison of Immunodiffusion and Latex Agglutination Tests for the Identification of White-Tailed Deer Tissues

    Persistence of Vaginal Spermatozoa as Assessed by Routine Cervicovaginal (Pap) Smears

    A Contribution to the Discussion of Probabilities and Human Hair Comparisons

    Transillumination in Bite Mark Evidence

    Postmortem Identification of the Edentulous Deceased: Denture Tissue Surface Anatomy

    Demonstration of Esophageal Varices Postmortem by Gastroesophageal Phlebography

    Observations and Statistics Relating to Suicide Weapons

    Prison Psychiatry and Professional Responsibility

    The Mariel Refugee and the New York Criminal Court

    Effect of Biofeedback on the Detection of Deception

    Investigation of Gunshot Residues by Means of Auger Electron Spectroscopy

    A New Method for Cross-Sectioning Single Fibers

    A Guide to the Rapid Screening, Identification, and Comparison of Synthetic Fibers in Dust Samples

    The Analysis of Nail Varnishes by High Performance Liquid Chromatography

    An Aluminum Template for Casting Agarose Gels

    Not All Bite Marks Are Associated with Abuse, Sexual Activities, or Homicides: A Case Study of a Self-Inflicted Bite Mark

    A Fatal Wound from an Unusual Military Projectile: Potential Dangers of Live Military Ordnance to the Autopsy Pathologist

    Maternal Death Associated with Intravenous Methylphenidate (Ritalin®) and Pentazocine (Talwin®) Abuse

    Bullet Hole Identification Kit: Case Report

    Missouri's Lakes and the Disposal of Homicide Victims

    The Man in the Mask

    A Review of HLA Techniques for Blood Bankers

    A Review of Closed Head Injury, Its Pathology and Legal Medicine

    Miscellaneous Information

    Guest Editorial

    Letters to the Editor

    Sex Identification in Fresh Blood and Dried Bloodstains by a Nonisotopic Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Analyzing Technique

    Identification of Male Bloodstains by Dot Hybridization of Human Y Chromosome-Specific Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Probe

    Detection of Hemagglutinins in Dried Saliva Stains and Their Potential Use in Blood Typing

    Some Spectral Observations of Infrared Luminescence

    Drug Use by Tractor-Trailer Drivers

    The Examination of Illicit Cocaine

    Comparison of the Terminal Ballistics of Full Metal Jacket 7.62-mm M80 (NATO) and 5.56-mm M193 Military Bullets: A Study in Ornance Gelatin

    Sexing North American Eskimo and Indian Innominate Bones with the Acetabulum/Pubis Index

    Erasable Felt Tip Writing Instrument Detection

    Individuality of Human Palatal Rugae

    Disguised Writing: Chronic or Acute

    Sudden Death Following Administration of Radio Contrast Media

    A Hybrid Ampholyte Focusing Technique for Esterase D Subtyping of Evidentiary Material

    Comments on the Accelerated Aging of Ink

    A Method of Orientation of Skull and Camera for Use in Forensic Photographic Investigation

    Processing Photographic Films by Infrared Inspection

    An Accurate Method of Focusing for Infrared Photography

    An Improved Method for the Histological Preparation of Single Hairs and Dust Samples—Morphological and Immunological Examination

    Methylene Blue Revisited: The Search for a Trouble-Free Erasure Sensitive Powder

    Letter Quality Impact Printer Hammer Impressions

    Identification of Wooden Instrument by Scanning Electron Microscopy from Splinters Left in Victim

    An Examination of a Contaminated Seminal Stain Using Absorption-Elution and Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

    Delayed Traumatic Intracerebral Hematoma (DTICH) and the Determination of the Manner of Death. A Case Report and Review of the Literature

    An Unusual, Deep Lingual Hemorrhage as a Consequence of Ligature Strangulation

    Death from Pool Chlorine—An Unusual Case

    Traumatic False Aneurysm of Descending Aorta with Aortoesophageal Fistula

    High Haloperidol Concentrations in a Traffic Suicide

    Dragging Deaths: A Case in Point

    Association Between Victim's Clothing and Fabric Impressions in Grease

    Alleged Tampering with Mail of Dr. Yelena Bonner

    The III-Fated Passenger Steamer Sultana: An Inland Maritime Mass Disaster of Unparalleled Magnitude

    A Review of Advances in Forensic Haemogenetics

    A Review of CAP Handbook for Postmortem Examination of Unidentified Remains

    A Review of A Field Guide for Human Skeletal Identification

    A Review of The Study of Latent Fingerprints—A Science

    A Review of The Automobile Theft Investigator

    A Review of Scientific Evidence in Criminal Cases, 3rd edition

    A Review of A Manual of Forensic Entomology

    A Review of Electron Microscopy in Forensic, Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences

    A Review of Photographs and Maps Go to Court

    A Comfort for the Bad Cop—A Challenge for the Good Forensic Scientist

    Letters to the Editor

    The Differentiation of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD) from N-Methyl-N-Propyl and N-Butyl Amides of Lysergic Acid

    Development and Application of Immunoassay for Paraquat: Radioimmunoassay

    Liquid/Solid Extraction on Diatomaceous Earth for Drug Analysis in Postmortem Blood

    The Identification of Heroin and Three Structurally Related Isoheroins

    Comparison of Gunshot Wounds and Field-Tipped Arrow Wounds Using Morphologic Criteria and Chemical Spot Tests

    Canid Scavenging/Disarticulation Sequence of Human Remains in the Pacific Northwest

    Decay Rates of Human Remains in an Arid Environment

    Identification of a Red “Fiber”: Chironomid Larvae

    Use of Aquatic Insects in Determining Submersion Interval

    Surface Analysis of Electrical Arc Residues in Fire Investigation

    500 Psychological Autopsies

    A Professional Profile of the Physical Anthropology Section Membership, American Academy of Forensic Sciences

    A Demonstration of Spermatozoa on Vaginal Swabs after Complete Destruction of the Vaginal Cell Deposits

    Detection of Orosomucoid 1 Phenotypes in Semen and Semen Stains

    Significance of U.S. Mail Indicia

    Multivariate Analysis of Typeface Damage Frequencies

    A Simple Laboratory Test for the Determination of the Chemical Form of Cocaine

    A New Algorithm for Use in Computer Identification

    Body Distribution of Ethchlorvynol

    Fatal Arrow Wounds

    Cardiac Rhabdomyoma Presenting as Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

    Fatal Thrombosis of Internal Carotid Artery Following Minor Blunt Trauma to the Neck

    True Paternity or Exclusion: Analysis in the Case of a Deceased Party

    Skull and Photographic Superimposition: A New Approach Using a Second Party's Interpupil Distance to Extrapolate the Magnification Factor

    Detection of Organophosphate Poisoning in a Putrefying Body by Analyzing Arthropod Larvae

    Symposium: Ethical Conflicts in the Forensic Sciences Introduction

    The Ethical Responsibilities of the Forensic Scientist: Exploring the Limits

    Evidentiary and Procedural Rules Governing Expert Testimony

    Forensic Science Ethics: Developing an Integrated System of Support and Enforcement

    Ethics and the Forensic Sciences: Professional Autonomy in the Criminal Justice System

    Prevalence and Impact of Ethical Problems in Forensic Science

    A Review of Sexual Homicide: Patterns and Motives

    A Review of The Anatomy and Biology of the Human Skeleton

    A Review of Police Professionalism

    Letters to the Editor

    Hae III—A Suitable Restriction Endonuclease for Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism Analysis of Biological Evidence Samples

    Km(3) Identification by Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) as an Internal Control for Km(1) Activity Determined by Inhibition in Dried Bloodstains

    Behavior of Genetic Markers in Recipients After Bone Marrow Transplantation and Problems in Forensic Medicine

    A Revised Glass Annealing Method to Distinguish Glass Types

    Limitations of ZAF Correction Factors in the Determination of Calcium/Phosphorus Ratios: Important Forensic Science Considerations Relevant to the Analysis of Bone Fragments Using Scanning Electron Microscopy and Energy-Dispersive X-Ray Microanalysis

    Shampoo Residue Profiles in Human Head Hair

    Abuse of Smoking Methamphetamine Mixed with Tobacco: II. The Formation Mechanism of Pyrolysis Products

    Cocaine in Wayne County Medical Examiner's Cases

    Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Causing Sudden, Unexpected Death—A Series of Eight Patients

    Some Effects of Mechanical Trauma on the Development of Primary Cancers and Their Metastases

    Stature Estimation from Fragmentary Femora: A Revision of the Steele Method

    Independent Instances of “Souvenir” Asian Skulls from the Tampa Bay Area

    Psychiatric Patients and AIDS: The Forensic Clinician Perspective

    A Proposed Exception to the AIDS Confidentiality Laws for Psychiatric Patients

    Children Don't Always Tell the Truth

    Release of Tissue Paraquat into Formalin Solution During Fixation

    An Evaluation of the Potential for Clandestine Manufacture of 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA) Analogs and Homologs

    A Reevaluation of the Aerospace Corporation Final Report on Particle Analysis—When to Stop Searching for Gunshot Residue (GSR)?

    Sulfide Concentrations in Postmortem Mammalian Tissues

    Sampling of Multi-Unit Drug Exhibits

    Lithium-Ammonia Reduction of Ephedrine to Methamphetamine: An Unusual Clandestine Synthesis

    Identification of Decomposed Human Remains by Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Profiling

    Accidental Deaths Involving Derringer Handguns: A Report of Three Cases

    Undiagnosed, Untreated Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Presenting as Suspected Child Abuse

    Vascular Lesions in Intestinal Ischemia Induced by Cocaine-Alcohol Abuse: Report of a Fatal Case Due to Overdose

    An Unusual Case Involving the Individualization of a Clothing Impression on a Motor Vehicle

    Surface Analysis of a Musket Shot Dated Between 1645 and 1655 Found in Historic St. Mary's City, Maryland

    A Review of Disposition of Toxic Drugs and Chemicals in Man, Third Edition

    A Review of Quality Assurance of Chemical Measurements

    A Review of A Primer of Drug Action, Fifth Edition

    A Review of Identifying Plant Food Cells in Gastric Contents for Use in Forensic Investigations—A Laboratory Manual

    Letters to the Editor

    Genetic Markers in Human Bone: II. Studies on ABO (and IGH) Grouping

    Effects of Presumptive Test Reagents on the Ability to Obtain Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (RFLP) Patterns from Human Blood and Semen Stains

    Chemicals Reacting with Various Forms of Hemoglobin: Biological Significance, Mechanisms, and Determination

    Site-Dependent Postmortem Changes in Blood Cocaine Concentrations

    Poppy Seed Ingestion as a Contributing Factor to Opiate-Positive Urinalysis Results: The Pacific Perspective

    N-Formyl Cocaine: A Study of Cocaine Comparison Parameters

    Application of Forensic Toxicology to the Problem of Domestic Violence

    Are Forensic Experts an Endangered Species?

    Alleged Brain Damage, Diminished Capacity, Mens Rea, and Misuse of Medical Concepts

    The Tarasoff Dilemma in Criminal Court

    Interpretation of Unusual Wounds Caused by Firearms

    The Eyes of Child Abuse Victims: Autopsy Findings

    Comparison of Insect Species Associated with Decomposing Remains Recovered Inside Dwellings and Outdoors on the Island of Oahu, Hawaii

    Alcohol Addiction of Methamphetamine Abusers in Japan

    Stature- and Age-Related Bias in Self-Reported Stature

    Maxillary Suture Obliteration: A Visual Method for Estimating Skeletal Age

    Age Estimation Using the Racemization of Amino Acid in Human Dentin

    Differentiation of Hydrocephalic Calf and Human Calvariae

    Inaccuracy of Height Information on Driver's Licenses

    Classification and Identification of Photocopying Toners by Diffuse Reflectance Infrared Fourier Transform Spectroscopy (DRIFTS): II. Final Report

    An Evaluation of the Use of Laser-Induced Infrared Luminescence to Differentiate Writing Inks

    Mycocontamination of Illicit Samples of Heroin and Cocaine as an Indicator of Adulteration

    Laboratory Investigation of Deaths Due to Anaphylaxis

    Street Drugs in Denmark

    Polymorphisms of the Enzyme Systems Galactose-1-Phosphate Uridyltransferase (GALT) and Esterase D (EsD) in the Province of Cádiz, Southern Spain

    A Sensitive Electrochemical Method for the Analysis of Nitrite Ion and Metals in Gunshot Residue

    A Simplified Probability Equation for Gunshot Primer Residue (GSR) Detection

    Corrections for Age in Estimating Older Adults' Stature from Long Bones

    The Explosive Reaction Between Swimming Pool Chlorine and Brake Fluid

    Microcrystalloscopic Differentiation of 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine and Related Amphetamine Derivatives

    Ephedrone: 2-Methylamino-1-Phenylpropan-1-One (Jeff)

    Cerebral Tissue Pulmonary Embolization Due to Head Trauma: A Case Report with Immunohistochemical Confirmation

    Cocaine, Fetal Loss, and the Role of the Forensic Pathologist

    Fatal Acetaminophen Poisoning with Evidence of Subendocardial Necrosis of the Heart

    Postmortem Determination of the Biological Distribution of Formic Acid in Methanol Intoxication

    Individualization and Enamel Histology: A Case Report in Forensic Anthropology

    Bones, Blood, Pellets, Glass, and No Body

    Bone Fragments a Body Can Make

    A Review of Forensic Pathology

    Letters to the Editor

    5-Methylthio Ninhydrin and Related Compounds: A Novel Class of Fluorogenic Fingerprint Reagents

    Simultaneous Diagnosis of Coagulation Factor XIIIA (F13A) and Plasminogen (PLG) Phenotypes by Polyacrylamide Gel Isoelectric Focusing

    Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Amplification and Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA)-DQα Oligonucleotide Typing on Biological Evidence Samples: Casework Experience

    Differentiation of Commercial Polyester Fibers Using Two-Dimensional High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) and Multivariate Pattern Recognition Techniques

    Some Special Observations Regarding Visible Transmission Spectra of Inks and an Improved Method for Their Discrimination by Microspectrophotometry

    Computer-Assisted Photographic Superimposition

    Evaluation of Cast Methods for Estimating Age from the Os Pubis

    Linear Models for the Prediction of Stature from Foot and Boot Dimensions

    Application of Digital Image Enhancement Software with the Macintosh Computer to Questioned Document Problems

    Additional Applications of Digital Image Processing to Forensic Document Examinations

    A BASIC Algorithm for Calculating the Postmortem Interval from Arthropod Successional Data

    Practical Approach to Investigative Ethics and Religious Objections to the Autopsy

    Dangerousness of the Delusional Misidentification of Children

    Misidentification of Self and the Riel Phenomenon

    The Trial of Louis Riel: A Study in Canadian Psychiatry

    Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Typing of Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA)-DQA1 from Single Hairs in Japanese

    Scanning Electron Microscopy: Application in the Identification of Diatoms in Cases of Drowning

    Preliminary Observations of the Effect of Methamphetamine in Decomposing Tissues on the Development Rate of Parasarcophaga ruficornis (Diptera: Sarcophagidae) and Implications of this Effect on the Estimations of Postmortem Intervals

    Acallosal Brain in Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

    Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Section Awards: Research by Fellows in Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology: Introduction

    Estimating the Prevalence of Organic Brain Dysfunction in Maximum-Security Forensic Psychiatric Patients

    New Perspectives in the Legal Psychiatry of Cocaine-Related Crimes

    Simulated Paraphilias: A Preliminary Study of Patients Who Imitate or Exaggerate Paraphilic Symptoms and Behaviors

    Biology, Violence, and Antisocial Personality

    Language Disorders in Disruptive Behavior Disordered Homicidal Youth

    Prosecuting Assaultive Psychiatric Patients

    Homelessness and the Mentally Ill Offender

    Assessing Civil Competence in the Elderly

    Review of The Judgement of Experts: Essays and Documents about the Investigation of the Forging of the “Oath of a Freeman”

    Letter to the Editor

    Spectroscopy of Rare Earth-Ruhemann's Purple Complexes

    A Computer Interfaced Time-Resolved Luminescence Imaging System

    A Novel Approach to Fourier Spectral Enhancement of Laser-Luminescent Fingerprint Images

    Mitochondrial DNA Sequence Analysis of Human Skeletal Remains: Identification of Remains from the Vietnam War

    Genetic Typing of HLA Class II Genes in Swedish Populations: Application to Forensic Analysis

    Collection Efficiency of Gunshot Residue (GSR) Particles from Hair and Hands Using Double-Side Adhesive Tape

    Range of Fire Estimates from Shotgun Pellet Patterns: The Effect of Shell and Barrel Temperature

    Effects of Human Decomposition on Bullet Striations

    Acute Benzene Poisoning: A Report of Three Fatalities

    Critical Evaluation of Postmortem Changes in Human Autopsy Cisternal Fluid. Enzymes, Electrolytes, Acid-Base Balance, Glucose and Glycolysis, Free Amino Acids and Ammonia. Correlation to Total Brain Ischemia

    Isolated Myocardial Fibrosis as a Cause of Sudden Cardiac Death and Its Possible Relation to Myocarditis

    Forensic Autopsies in Italy

    Death Investigation in the United States, 1990: A Survey of Statutes, Systems, and Educational Requirements

    Aspartic Acid Racemization in Intervertebral Discs as an Aid to Postmortem Estimation of Age at Death

    Representative Sampling of “Street” Drug Exhibits

    Incidence of Psychoactive Cannabinoids in Drivers Killed in Motor Vehicle Accidents

    Opiate Concentrations in Human Head, Axillary, and Public Hair

    Interpretation of Low Postmortem Concentrations of Ethanol

    Solid Phase Extraction of Morphine from Whole Blood by Means of Bond Elut Certify Columns

    Evaluation of Morphological and Histological Adult Skeletal Age-at-Death Estimation Techniques Using Ribs

    DNA Fingerprinting from Tissues After Variable Postmortem Periods

    Purification of Forensic Specimens for the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Analysis

    The Effect of Killing and Preservative Solutions on Estimates of Maggot Age in Forensic Cases

    Confirmation of Human Identification Using Computerized Tomography (CT)

    Documentation of a Doxylamine Overdose Death: Quantitation by Standard Addition and Use of Three Instrumental Techniques

    Fatal Intoxication Involving Etryptamine

    Evaluation of Fatal Dog Bites: The View of the Medical Examiner and Animal Behaviorist

    Cerebral Vasculitis Associated with Cocaine Abuse

    Identification of Gunpowder in Healed Wounds

    A Review of How to Set Your Fees and Get Them

    A Review of Instrumental Data for Drug Analysis

    A Review of Clinical Psychiatry and the Law

    A Review of Entomology and Death: A Procedural Guide

    A Review of Succeeding as an Expert Witness

    Letters to the Editor

    Terminal Ballistics of the 9mm with Action Safety Bullet or Blitz-Action-Trauma (BAT) Ammunition

    A Retrospective and Prospective Study of Cerebral Tissue Pulmonary Embolism in Severe Head Trauma

    Death Investigation Report Forms (DIRFs): Generic Forms for Investigators (IDIRFs) and Certifiers (CDIRFs)

    Standard Language in Death Investigation Laws

    Investigation of the 1987 Indianapolis Airport Ramada Inn Incident

    Fatal Injuries Caused by Guns Using Shotshell: Case Reports and Ballistic Studies

    Violent Suicide in South Yorkshire, England

    A Decade of Train-Pedestrian Fatalities: The Charleston Experience

    Homicide Among Black Males in Jefferson County, Alabama 1978–1989

    Deaths Due to Firearms Injuries in Children

    Detection of the 4977 Base Pair Mitochondrial DNA Deletion in Paraffin-Embedded Heart Tissue Using the Polymerase Chain Reaction—A New Method to Probe Sudden Cardiac Death Molecular Mechanisms?

    The Significance of Morphine Concentrations in the Cerebrospinal Fluid in Morphine Caused Deaths

    Validation Studies on the Forensic Analysis of Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (RFLP) on LE Agarose Gels Without Ethidium Bromide: Effects of Contaminants, Sunlight, and the Electrophoresis of Varying Quantities of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA)

    Analysis of HLA DQα Allele and Genotype Frequencies in Populations from Florida

    Potential Forensic Applications of Minisatellite Variant Repeat (MVR) Mapping Using the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) at D1S8

    Applications of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) in Vehicle Forgery Examinations

    Forensic Characteristics of Colored Polyethylene Bags

    Anatomy and Viability of Cannabis sativa Stem Cuttings With and Without Adventitious Roots

    Estimation of Age at Death Using Cortical Histomorphometry of the Sternal End of the Fourth Rib

    Sex Determination from the Tibia: Standards for Contemporary Japan

    Differentiation of Truthful and Deceptive Criminal Suspects in Behavior Analysis Interviews

    Asbestos Exposure and Cancerphobia

    Use of Alternative Light Source Illumination in Bite Mark Photography

    Discrimination of Ceramics—Study on the Microstructures of Ceramics

    Differentiation of Automotive and Locomotive Lubricant Oil

    Deduction of the Order of Sexual Assaults by DNA Analysis of Two Condoms

    Forensic Limnology: The Use of Freshwater Algal Community Ecology to Link Suspects to an Aquatic Crime Scene in Southern New England

    Significant Fiber Evidence Recovered from the Clothing of a Homicide Victim After Exposure to the Elements for Twenty-Nine Days

    The Isolation and Identification of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD) from Sugar Cubes and a Liquid Substrate

    Death Investigation After the Destruction of Evidence

    A Fatal Case of Trichlorofluoromethane (Freon 11) Poisoning. Tissue Distribution Study by Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry

    A Fatality Involving Clothiapine and Clomipramine

    Can Microorganisms Produce Alcohol in Body Cavities of a Living Person?: A Case Report

    Review of Medicolegal Aspects of Alcohol Determination in Biological Specimens

    A Review of a Guide to Pathological Evidence for Lawyers and Police Officers, Third Edition

    The Role of Forensic Anthropology in the Recovery and Analysis of Branch Davidian Compound Victims: Recovery Procedures and Characteristics of the Victims

    The Role of Forensic Anthropology in the Recovery and Analysis of Branch Davidian Compound Victims: Techniques of Analysis

    Forensic DNA Testing on Skeletal Remains from Mass Graves: A Pilot Project in Guatemala

    Decomposition of Buried Human Bodies and Associated Death Scene Materials on Coral Atolls in the Tropical Pacific

    Carbon Monoxide-Related Deaths from 1984 to 1993 in Vienna, Austria

    Forensic Implications of Biochemical Differences Among Geographic Populations of the Black Blow Fly, Phormia regina (Meigen)

    Does Drug Abuse Lead to Criminal Behavior? An Analysis Based on Criminal Registers of 117 Drug-Related Deaths, Examined in 1992 at the Institute of Forensic Medicine in Vienna, Austria

    Postmortem Drug Metabolism by Bacteria

    Cocaine, Opiates, and Ethanol in Homicides in New York City: 1990 and 1991

    Synthesis and Characterization of the 2,3-Methylenedioxyamphetamines

    Density Characterization of Armor Piercing Ammunition

    Identification of Dynamite Explosives in Post Explosion Residues

    GC/MS Data Interpretation for Petroleum Distillate Identification in Contaminated Arson Debris

    Validation of the AmpliFLP™ D1S80 PCR Amplification Kit for Forensic Casework Analysis According to TWGDAM Guidelines

    Adolescent Psychopathy in Relation to Delinquent Behaviors, Conduct Disorder, and Personality Disorders

    Homicide in Psychiatric In-Patient Facilities: A Review, a Six-Year Study, and a Case Report

    A Psychiatric-Legal Analysis of Psychotic Criminal Defendants Charged with Murder

    1994 Award-Winning Research Paper from the Psychiatry & Behavioral Science Section

    Offender and Offense Characteristics of Sexual Sadists: A Comparative Study

    HLA-DQA1 and Amelogenin Coamplification: A Handy Tool for Identification

    Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (RFLP) Typing of DNA Extracted from Nasal Secretions

    Identification and Quantitation of Norcocaine in Illicit Cocaine Samples

    Viscosity Comparisons of Polydimethylsiloxane Lubricants in Latex Condom Brands via Fourier Self-Deconvolution of their FT-IR Spectra

    Rapid, Noninvasive Contraband Detection by Acoustic Response

    A Microspectrophotometric Method for Dating Ballpoint Inks—A Feasibility Study

    A Device for Sampling Aquatic Insects Associated with Carrion in Water

    Sensitive Detection of Strychnine in Biological Samples by Gas Chromatography with Surface Ionization Detection

    A Fatality and the American Mountain Lion: Bite Mark Analysis and Profile of the Offending Lion

    Sexual Asphyxiation: An Unusual Case Involving Four Male Adolescents

    Fatal Injuries in a Minor Traffic Collision

    Hamartomatous Malformation of the Left Ventricle Associated with Sudden Death

    “The Santa Claus Syndrome” Entrapment in Chimneys

    Fatality Due to Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid (GHB) and Heroin Intoxication

    Detection of Drugs-of-Abuse in Meconium of a Stillborn Baby and in Stool of a Deceased 41-Day-Old Infant

    Differentiation of Perimortem and Postmortem Trauma Using Taphonomic Indicators

    Identification of Dog Repellent in the Clothes of an Assault Suspect Using Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

    Letters to the Editor

    The Analysis of Small Glass Fragments Using Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry

    The Use of Activated Charcoal Strips for Fire Debris Extractions by Passive Diffusion. Part 1: The Effects of Time, Temperature, Strip Size, and Sample Concentration

    Development of Test Material for Narcotics Detection Equipment: Sand/Drug Mixtures

    Infrared Spectra of U.S. Automobile Original Topcoats (1974–1989): I. Differentiation and Identification Based on Acrylonitrile and Ferrocyanide C≡N Stretching Absorptions

    Infrared Spectra of U.S. Automobile Original Topcoats (1974–1989): II. Identification of Some Topcoat Inorganic Pigments Using an Extended Range (4000-220 cm−1) Fourier Transform Spectrometer

    Fluted and Annular Grooved Barrel Chambers in Firearms

    Producing STR Locus Patterns from Bloodstains and Other Forensic Samples Using an Infrared Fluorescent Automated DNA Sequencer

    Continuous River Monitoring of the Diatoms in the Diagnosis of Drowning

    Histological Criteria for Diagnosis of Amanita Phalloides Poisoning

    Pulmonary Histopathology and Survival Period in Morphine-Involved Deaths

    Mechanisms of Unexpected Death in Infants and Young Children Following Foreign Body Ingestion

    An Investigation of Medical Examiner Cases in Which Methadone Was Detected, Harris County, Texas, 1987–1992

    Mortality from Hurricane Andrew

    Toxic Metals in Selected Traditional Chinese Medicinals

    Methamphetamine and Driving Impairment

    Stability and Spontaneous Production of Blood Cyanide During Heating

    Attribution of Hand Bones to Sex and Population Groups

    DNA Profiling in Two Alaskan Native Populations Using HLA-DQA1, PM, and D1S80 Loci

    Image Enhancement of RFLP Autoradiograms Through the Use of Neutral Density Filters

    The Ninhydrin Process in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide

    PCR-Based Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) DQα Typing of Blood Stained Light and Dark Blue Denim Fabric

    Confirmation of PM Typing Protocols for Consistent and Reliable Results

    Post-Amplification Primer Extension of Heat-Denatured AmpliType® PCR Products: Effects on Typing Results

    An Introduction to the Gel Pen

    Drug and Alcohol Use in Fatally Injured Drivers in Washington State

    Elimination of Fluconazole Interference in Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometric Confirmation of Benzoylecgonine, the Major Metabolite of Cocaine Using Pentafluoropropionyl Derivative

    Radiographic Reconstruction of Root Morphology in Skeletonized Remains: A Case Study

    Facial Casting as a Method to Help Identify Severely Disfigured Corpses

    Unexpected Deaths Due to Colloid Cysts of the Third Ventricle

    The Detection of a Metabolite of α-Benzyl-N-methylphenethylamine Synthesis in a Mixed Drug Fatality Involving Methamphetamine

    Two Fatal Cases of Dichloromethane or Chloroform Poisoning

    Individualization: Principles and Procedures in Criminalistics

    Handbook of Electrical Hazards and Accidents

    Miscellaneous Information

    Introduction to the Symposium Papers

    Forensic Botany: An Under-Utilized Resource

    Anatomy of the Lindbergh Kidnapping

    The Ruidoso Plane Crash—The Background and the Trial Verdict

    Forensic Botany: Trichome Evidence

    Pollen Composition in a Crashed Plane's Engine

    Forensic Palynology and the Ruidoso, New Mexico Plane Crash—The Pollen Evidence II

    The Entomological Evidence

    Field Sampling and Chemical Analysis

    Soil Science Contribution to an Airplane Crash Investigation, Ruidoso, New Mexico

    A New Variant of “Subjective” Delusional Misidentification Associated with Aggression

    A Validation Study of the Influence of Alcohol on Handwriting

    The Anthropometry of Contemporary Commercial Cremation

    Analysis of Gunshot Residues on Human Tissues and Clothing by X-Ray Microfluorescence

    Isotopic Analysis of 13C as a Tool for Comparison and Origin Assignment of Seized Heroin Samples

    The Nondestructive Identification of Ivory-Like Seal Materials

    Extent of Heterogeneity in Mitochondrial DNA of European Populations

    PCR-Based DNA Typing of Saliva Stains Recovered from Human Skin

    Infrared Fluorescent Detection of PCR Amplified Gender Identifying Alleles

    Firearms Reference Collections—Their Size, Composition, and Use

    Firearm and Toolmark Identification Criteria: A Review of the Literature

    The Mass Spectrum of Cocaine

    Barbiturates and Analgesics in Calliphora vicina Larvae

    An In Vitro Experiment for Postmortem Vascular Permeation. The Passage of Morphine and Morphine Glucuronides Across a Vascular Wall

    Digital Video Image Capture in Establishing Positive Identification

    Defining Microsatellite Alleles by Genotyping Global Indigenous Human Populations and Non-Human Primates

    A Pentaplex Automated Fluorescent Typing System for Forensic Identification and French Caucasian Population Data

    The Distribution of the vWF Alleles and Genotypes in the Palestinian Population

    PCR-Based Forensic Testing of DNA from Stained Cytological Smears

    Distribution of Types for Six PCR-Based Loci; LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8, GC and HLA-DQA1 in Central Pyrenees and Teruel (Spain)

    Italian Population Allele and Genotype Frequencies for the AmpliType® PM and the HLA-DQ-alpha Loci

    An Unusual Bloodstain Case

    Sudden Death Due to Tricuspid Valve Myxoma with Massive Pulmonary Embolism in a 15-Month Old Male

    Tungsten Determination in Biological Fluids, Hair and Nails by Plasma Emission Spectrometry in a Case of Severe Acute Intoxication in Man

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Medical Examiner/Coroner Information Sharing Program (MecISP)

    The Impact of Homicide Trials on the Forensic Pathologist's Time—The Fulton County Experience


    Miscellaneous Information

    Mitochondrial DNA Sequencing of Shed Hairs and Saliva on Robbery Caps: Sensitivity and Matching Probabilities

    Interlaboratory Comparison of Autoradiographic DNA Profiling Measurements: Precision and Concordance

    Using a Tree Diagram to Interpret a Mixed DNA Profile

    Sex Identification of Elk (Cervus elaphus canadensis), Moose (Alces alces), and White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus) Using the Polymerase Chain Reaction

    Effect of Reference Database on Frequency Estimates of Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)-Based DNA Profiles

    Determination of Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB) and Gamma-Butyrolactone (GBL) by HPLC/UV-VIS Spectrophotometry and HPLC/Thermospray Mass Spectrometry

    Antimony Enrichment on the Bullets' Surfaces and the Possibility of Finding It in Gunshot Residue (GSR) of the Ammunition Having Antimony-Free Primers

    The Retention and Recovery of Transferred Fibers Following the Washing of Recipient Clothing

    Frequency of Pubic Hair Transfer During Sexual Intercourse

    UV-Excited Resonance Raman Spectroscopy of Narcotics and Explosives

    Infrared Spectra of U.S. Automobile Original Topcoats (1974–1989): IV. Identification of Some Organic Pigments Used in Red and Brown Nonmetallic and Metallic Monocoats—Quinacridones

    Visualization of Sebaceous Fingerprints on Fired Cartridge Cases: A Laboratory Study

    Malingering Uncommon Psychiatric Symptoms Among Defendants Charged Under California's “Three Strikes and You're Out” Law

    Bombing and Psychopathy: An Integrative Review

    Criminal Mutilation of the Human Body in Sweden—A Thirty-Year Medico-Legal and Forensic Psychiatric Study

    Arthropod Succession Patterns onto Burnt Carrion in Two Contrasting Habitats in the Hawaiian Islands

    Stability of Diltiazem in Whole Blood: Forensic Implications

    Comparison of Anti-Epileptic Drug Levels in Different Cases of Sudden Death

    Electrolyte Concentration Differences Between Left and Right Vitreous Humour Samples

    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Section Award-Winning Papers of 1997

    Ethics, Malingering, and a Lie-Detector at the Bedside

    Factors Associated with Weapon Use in Maternal Filicide

    Screening of Pharmaceuticals and Drugs in Synovial Fluid of the Knee Joint and in Vitreous Humor by Fluorescence Polarization Immunoassay (FPIA)

    Automated Extraction of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD) and N-demethyl-LSD from Blood, Serum, Plasma, and Urine Samples Using the Zymark RapidTrace™ with LC/MS/MS Confirmation

    Detection of Cocaine on Various Denominations of United States Currency

    A Convenient Derivatization Method for Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometric Determination of Phenmetrazine in Urine Using 2,2,2-Trichloroethyl Chloroformate

    Gas Chromatography-Electron Ionization and Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometric Analysis of Urinary Phenmetrazine After Derivatization with 4-Carbethoxyhexafluorobutyryl Chloride—A New Derivative

    Automated Firearms Evidence Comparison: A Forensic Tool for Firearms Identification—An Update

    DNA Typing of Human Dandruff

    Subtyping of the HLA-DQA1 Locus and Independence Testing with PM and STR/VNTR Loci

    Greek Cypriot Allele and Genotype Frequencies for Amplitype® PM-DQA1 and D1S80 Loci

    An Illustrated Guide to RFLP Troubleshooting

    Forensic Analyses of Suspect Illicit Nuclear Material

    Fingerprint Identification Using Image Enhancement Techniques

    Identification of Zinc Phosphide in a Falsely Labeled Rodenticide Bait

    Use of Nested PCR to Identify Charred Human Remains and Minute Amounts of Blood

    Maternal Identification from Skeletal Remains of an Infant Kept by the Alleged Mother for 16 Years with DNA Typing

    An Unusual Case of Multiple Mesosternal Foramina

    Sudden Unexpected Death Resulting from an Anomalous Hypoplastic Left Coronary Artery

    9 mm Ammunition Used in a 40 Caliber Glock Pistol: An Atypical Gunshot Wound

    Cardiac Sarcoidosis—An Occult Cause of Sudden Death: a Case Report and Literature Review

    Absorption of Intubation-Related Lidocaine from the Trachea during Prolonged Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

    Interval Duration Between Injury and Severe Symptoms in Nonaccidental Head Trauma in Infants and Young Children

    College and University Forensic Science Programs—Graduate and Undergraduate

    Review of Abortion & Reproductive Rights: A Comprehensive Guide to Medicine, Ethics & the Law

    Review of: Principles and Practice of Military Forensic Psychiatry


    Miscellaneous Information

    The Differentiation of Traumatic and Heat-Related Fractures in Burned Bone

    Separation of Enantiomeric Ephedrine and Pseudoephedrine—High Pressure Liquid Chromatography and Capillary Electrophoresis

    Preliminary Data on the Usefulness of Internal Transcribed Spacer I (ITS1) Sequence in Cannabis sativa L. Identification

    Bayesian Validation of a Quadruplex STR Profiling System for Identification Purposes

    Time since Discharge of Spent Cartridges

    The Forensic Significance of Glass Composition and Refractive Index Measurements

    A Comprehensive Sample Preparation Scheme for Accelerants in Suspect Arson Cases

    Minimal Standards for the Performance and Interpretation of Toxicology Tests in Legal Proceedings

    Postmortem Stability and Interpretation of β2-Agonist Concentrations

    Aqueous Phase Hexylchloroformate Derivatization and Solid Phase Microextraction: Determination of Benzoylecgonnine in Urine by Gas Chromatography-Quadrupole Ion Trap Mass Spectrometry

    Determination of Postmortem Interval from Old Skeletal Remains by Image Analysis of Luminol Test Results

    Child Abduction: Aged-Based Analyses of Offender, Victim, and Offense Characteristics in 550 Cases of Alleged Child Disappearance

    The Psychological Impact of Stalking on Female Undergraduates

    Revisiting Arson from an Outpatient Forensic Perspective

    Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Section Award-Winning Paper of 1998

    Dementia as a Risk Factor for Homicide

    Characteristics of Gunshot Wounds in the Skull

    Calculation of Percent Shrinkage in Human Fetal Diaphyseal Lengths from Fresh Bone to Carbonized and Calcined Bone Using Petersohn and Köhler's Data

    Allocation of Crania to Groups Via the “New Morphometry”

    Japanese Population Study of a Y-Linked Dinucleotide Repeat DNA Polymorphism

    PCR-Based Identification of Postmortem Microbial Contaminants—A Preliminary Study

    Validation Studies of an Immunochromatographic 1-Step Test for the Forensic Identification of Human Blood

    Triacetone Triperoxide: Its Chemical Destruction

    The Detection of Cocaine in Hair Specimens Using Micro-Plate Enzyme Immunoassay

    Photographic Identification of Denim Trousers from Bank Surveillance Film

    Removal of a PCR Inhibitor and Resolution of DNA STR Types in Mixed Human-Canine Stains from a Five Year Old Case

    Paternity Analysis when the Putative Father is Missing: First Case in Chile

    Identification of a Skeleton Using DNA from Teeth and a PAP Smear

    The Contribution of Forensic Geology and Other Trace Evidence Analysis to the Investigation of the Killing of Italian Prime Minister Aldo Moro

    Postmortem Diagnosis of Unsuspected Diabetes Mellitus Established by Determination of Decedent's Hemoglobin A1c Level

    Three Fatalities Involving Phosphine Gas, Produced as a Result of Methamphetamine Manufacturing

    Using an Alternate Light Source to Restore Writing

    Who's Buried in Custer's Grave?

    Commentary on. Post De, The hyponisis of Adolf Hitler. J Forensic Sci 1998 Nov;43(6):1127–1132.

    Author's Response

    Miscellous Information

    Detecting Psychoactive Drugs in the Developmental Stages of Mushrooms

    Reagents for the Chemical Development of Latent Fingerprints: Scope and Limitations of Benzo[f]ninhydrin in Comparison to Ninhydrin

    Photoluminescent Semiconductor Nanocrystals for Fingerprint Detection

    Geographic Origin Determination of Heroin and Cocaine Using Site-Specific Isotopic Ratio Deuterium NMR

    A Scanning Beam Time-Resolved Imaging System for Fingerprint Detection

    Clothing Damage Analysis and the Phenomenon of the False Sexual Assault

    On the Assessment of Children in Suspected Child Sexual Abuse in Light of Daubert and Frye: Limitations of Profiles and Interviews as Scientifically Grounded Evidence

    A Cross-Cultural Review of Sudden Mass Assault by a Single Individual in the Oriental and Occidental Cultures

    Burned Beyond Recognition: Systematic Approach to the Dental Identification of Charred Human Remains

    Radiography of Perforating Centerfire Rifle Wounds of the Trunk

    Petechiae of the Baby's Skin as Differentiation Symptom of Infanticide Versus SIDS

    Suffocation Using Plastic Bags: A Retrospective Study of Suicides in Ontario, Canada

    A Triad of Laryngeal Hemorrhages in Strangulation: A Report of Eight Cases

    Carisoprodol, Meprobamate, and Driving Impairment

    Beta-Hydroxybutyric Acid—An Indicator for an Alcoholic Ketoacidosis as Cause of Death in Deceased Alcohol Abusers

    Postmortem Forensic Toxicology of Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors: A Review of Pharmacology and Report of 168 Cases

    Drug-Related Deaths Among Recently Released Prisoners in the Strathclyde Region of Scotland

    Ketamine in Non-Hospital and Hospital Deaths in New York City

    13C4-Secobarbital as the Internal Standard for the Quantitative Determination of Secobarbital—A Critical Evaluation

    Microchemical Identification of Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB)

    Evaluation of an Alkaline Lysis Method for the Extraction of DNA from Whole Blood and Forensic Stains for STR Analysis

    Usefulness of a Toothbrush as a Source of Evidential DNA for Typing

    Validation of the PowerPlex 1.1™ Loci for Use in Human Identification

    Population Genetics of HPRTB, F13B, and LPL in Pernambuco, Northeast Brazil

    Fingerprints and DNA: STR Typing of DNA Extracted from Adhesive Tape after Processing for Fingerprints

    The Slovenian Population Data on the PCR Based Loci HLA-DQA1, LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8, GC, and D1S80

    Population Studies and Validation of Paternity Determinations by Six Microsatellite Loci

    Allele and Genotype Frequencies for D1S80 Locus in a Brazilian Population Sample

    Anger Experience, Styles of Anger Expression, Sadistic Personality Disorder, and Psychopathy in Juvenile Sexual Homicide Offenders

    The Comparison of Toluene Determination Between Headspace-Solid Phase Microextraction and Headspace Methods in Glue-Sniffer's Blood and Urine Samples

    Achiral and Chiral Quantification of Methamphetamine and Amphetamine in Human Urine by Semi-micro Column High-Performance Liquid Chromatography and Fluorescence Detection

    The Search for “Yvonne”: A Case Example of the Delineation of a Grave Using Near-Surface Geophysical Methods

    Physical Match of Fragmented Bullets

    Hyperparathyroidism and Psychosis: Possible Prelude to Murder

    Sudden Unexpected Infant Death due to Fibroma of the Heart

    Homicidal Commotio Cordis in Two Children

    Fatal Poisoning from Nicotiana Glauca Leaves: Identification of Anabasine by Gas-Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

    Gene Frequencies for Six STR Loci in a Chilean Population of Mixed Ancestry

    Allele Frequencies for Nine STR Loci in African American and Caucasian Populations from Marion County, Indiana, USA


    Environmental Forensics: A Glossary of Terms

    Forensic Science Glossary

    Bootstrap Methods for Sex Determination from the Os Coxae Using the ID3 Algorithm

    Building Faces from Dry Skulls: Are They Recognized Above Chance Rates?

    Comparative Analysis of Lubricants Used for Weapons

    A New Triplex STR System Without Irregular Alleles by Silver Staining and Its Potential Application to Forensic Analysis

    CODIS STR Loci Data from 41 Sample Populations

    Simultaneous Analysis of Cocaalkaloids and Sugars in Illicit Cocaine Using Capillary Electrophoresis

    The Utilization of MS-MS Method in Detection of GSRs

    Quantitative Analysis of Capsaicinoids in Fresh Peppers, Oleoresin Capsicum and Pepper Spray Products

    Improvised Explosive Devices: Pipe Bombs

    Physical and Chemical Evidence Remaining After the Explosion of Large Improvised Bombs. Part 3: Firings of Calcium Carbonate Ammonium Nitrate/Sugar

    Gunshot Residue Analysis by Micellar Electrokinetic Capillary Electrophoresis: Assessment for Application to Casework. Part I

    Gunshot Residue Analysis by Micellar Electrokinetic Capillary Electrophoresis: Assessment for Application to Casework. Part II

    Analysis of Distortion in Preserved Bite Mark Skin

    Criminals' Explanations of Their Criminal Behavior, III: The Effects of Time and Context

    Delusional Misidentification and Aggression in Alzheimer's Disease

    Combined Homicide-Suicide in Galveston County

    Frequency of Bone Lesions: An Inadequate Criterion for Gunshot Wound Diagnosis in Skeletal Remains

    Immunohistochemical Contribution to the Study of Morphine Metabolism in Calliphoridae Larvae and Implications in Forensic Entomotoxicology

    Determination of Drug Levels in Two Species of Necrophagous Coleoptera Reared on Substrates Containing Morphine

    Seasonality of Insect Succession and Pig Carcass Decomposition in a Natural Forest Area in Southeastern Brazil

    Preliminary Quantitative Investigation of Postmortem Adipocere Formation

    Capillary Ion Electrophoresis of Endogenous Anions and Anionic Adulterants in Human Urine

    The Detection of Psilocin in Human Urine

    Office Paper DeCopier

    Concordance Study on Population Database Samples Using the PowerPlex™ 16 Kit and AmpFℓSTR® Profiler Plus™ Kit and AmpFℓSTR® COfiler™ Kit

    Validation of the AmpFℓSTR™ Profiler Plus PCR Amplification Kit for Use in Forensic Casework

    Validation of Short Tandem Repeats (STRs) for Forensic Usage: Performance Testing of Fluorescent Multiplex STR Systems and Analysis of Authentic and Simulated Forensic Samples

    Validation of STR Typing by Capillary Electrophoresis

    A Standard of AmpliType PM Typing from Aged Evidentiary Samples

    The Forensic Application of Allozyme Electrophoresis to the Identification of Blowfly Larvae (Diptera: Calliphoridae) in Southern Australia

    Human and Insect Mitochondrial DNA Analysis from Maggots

    Determination of Gamma-hydroxybutyrate in Water and Human Urine by Solid Phase Microextraction-Gas Chromatography/Quadrupole Ion Trap Spectrometry

    The Use of Vitreous Humor as an Alternative to Whole Blood for the Analysis of Benzodiazepines

    Osler-Weber-Rendu Syndrome—Pathological Manifestations and Autopsy Considerations

    Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD) in a Case of Suspected Chronic Heavy Metal Poisoning

    Entrapment in Small, Enclosed Spaces: A Case Report and Points to Consider Regarding the Mechanism of Death

    Seat Belt Induced Transection of the Trachea in a Child on the Lap of an Adult

    Neuropathological Findings Associated with Retained Lead Shot Pellets in a Man Surviving Two Months After a Suicide Attempt

    Tenerife Revisited: The Critical Role of Dentistry

    Accidental Dichloromethane Fatality: A Case Report

    Blood, Brain, and Hair GHB Concentrations Following Fatal Ingestion

    Fingerprint Forgery—A Survey

    STR Data for the Amp FℓSTR Profiler Plus Loci Among Golla Population of Southern Andhra Pradesh, India

    Allele Frequencies for Fourteen STR Loci of the PowerPlex™ 1.1 and 2.1 Multiplex Systems and Penta D Locus In Caucasians, African-Americans, Hospanics, and Other Populations of the United States of America and Brazil

    Review of: Dead Reckoning: The Art of Forensic Detection

    Review of: Breaking the Chains

    Review of: Criminal Profiling

    Review of: Geographic Profiling

    Review of: Drug Effects on Psychomotor Performance

    Review of: Experimental and Clinical Neurotoxicology

    President's Editorial—The Changing Practice of Forensic Science


    Guest Reviewers

    Trace DNA: A Review, Discussion of Theory, and Application of the Transfer of Trace Quantities of DNA Through Skin Contact

    Criminal Responsibility and Cannabis Use: Psychiatric Review and Proposed Guidelines

    In Vivo Facial Tissue Depth Measurements for White British Children

    Experiments in the Combustibility of the Human Body

    Forensic Analysis of Ignitable Liquids in Fire Debris by Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography

    Handguns and Ammunitions Indicators Extracted from the GSR Analysis

    Brake Linings: A Source of Non-GSR Particles Containing Lead, Barium, and Antimony

    Interpretation of Glass Composition Measurements: The Effects of Match Criteria on Discrimination Capability

    Online Y-chromosomal Short Tandem Repeat Haplotype Reference Database (YHRD) for U.S. Populations

    Interpreting Small Quantities of DNA: the Hierarchy of Propositions and the Use of Bayesian Networks

    The Accuracy and Precision of Third Molar Development as an Indicator of Chronological Age in Hispanics

    WinID2 versus CAPMI4: Two Computer-Assisted Dental Identification Systems

    The Emotional and Psychological Impact of Mass Casualty Incidents on Forensic Odontologists

    Decomposition Chemistry of Human Remains: A New Methodology for Determining the Postmortem Interval

    Sharp Injury Fatalities in New York City

    Characteristics of Assaultive Patients with Schizophrenia Versus Personality Disorder: Six Year Analysis of the Assaulted Staff Action Program (ASAP)

    Prevalence of Drug Use in Commercial Tractor-Trailer Drivers

    Identification of Human Urine Stains by HPLC Analysis of 17-Ketosteroid Conjugates

    The Identification of Sodium Fluoroacetate (Compound 1080) Employing NMR Spectroscopy

    A 3-D Transformation to Improve the Legibility of License Plate Numbers

    The Effect of 1,2-Indanedione, a Latent Fingerprint Reagent on Subsequent DNA Profiling

    A More Sensitive Method for the Quantitation of Genomic DNA by Alu Amplification

    Melting Curve SNP (McSNP) Genotyping: a Useful Approach for Diallelic Genotyping in Forensic Science

    Use of a Y Chromosome Probe as an Aid in the Forensic Proof of Sexual Assault

    Mitochondrial Dna and Str Typing of Matter Adhering to an Earphone

    The Use of Amalgam Powder and Calcium Hydroxide to Recreate a Radiopaque Image of a Lost Dental Restoration

    The Combined Use of Pollen and Soil Analyses in a Search and Subsequent Murder Investigation

    Screen-Printing Ink Transfer in a Sexual Assault Case

    Identification of Tiny and Thin Smears of Automotive Paint Following a Traffic Accident

    Unusual Contact Marks: Connecting the Hubcap to the Wheel of the Car

    The Identification of Stolen Paintings Using Comparison of Various Marks

    Sudden Death due to Undiagnosed Wilms' Tumor in an Adult

    Fatal Meningitis and Encephalitis Due to Bartonella henselae Bacteria

    Unusual Suicidal Smothering by Means of Multiple Loops of Adhesive Gummed Tape

    Comparison of the Elemental Composition of Office Document Paper: Evidence in a Homicide Case

    Fatal and Nonfatal Poisoning by Hydrogen Sulfide at an Industrial Waste Site

    Post-cremation Taphonomy and Artifact Preservation

    Failure to Detect Elevated Levels of Carboxyhemoglobin in Infants Dying from SIDS

    Visualization of Postmortem Chondrocyte Damage by Vital Staining and Confocal Laser Scanning 3D Microscopy

    Allele Distributions for D21S1435 and D21S2055 Loci in Two Chinese Populations

    Allele Frequencies for the 13 CODIS STR Loci in a Sample of Southern Croatians

    Distribution of HLA-DQA1 and Amplitype PM Locus Alleles in Aegean Region of Turkey

    Allele Frequencies for Three STR Loci RT24, RT09, and BM1225 in Northern New England White-tailed Deer

    D1S80 Population Data in Eight Predominant Populations of India

    Allele Frequencies of Microsatellite Repeat Loci in Bhargavas, Chaturvedis, and Brahmins of North India

    Distribution of Allele Frequencies of Six STR Markers in North Indians

    Evaluation of Six Short Tandem Repeat Loci in Forensics: North Indian Populations

    Y-Chromosomal STR Haplotypes in Two Population Groups of Kerala in South lndia

    Population Database of Y-Chromosomal Haplotypes at Five Microsatellites Among Two Distinct Ethnic Groups of Western India

    Frequency Data of Nine Y-Chromosomal STR Loci in a Sample from Central Spain

    Commentary on: Houck MM. Review of: principles and practice of criminalistics. J Forensic Sci 2001;46(5):1263–1264.

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    Commentary on: Lewis LA et al. Processes involved in the development of latent fingerprints using the cyanocrylate fuming method. J Forensic Sci 2001;46(2):241–246.

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    Commentary on: Telmon N, Allery J-P, Scolan V, Rouge D. Fatal cranial injuries caused by an electric angle grinder. J Forensic Sci 2001;46(2):389–391.

    Author's response

    Review of: Questioned Documents: A Lawyer's Handbook

    Review of: Forensic DNA Typing

    Review of: The Robert F. Borkenstein International Symposium on Alcohol and Forensic Science—The Influence of Alcohol and Drugs on Transportation Safety

    Review of: Advances in Fingerprint Technology, Second Edition

    Review of: Contrast: An Investigator's Basic Reference Guide to Fingerprint Identification Concepts

    Review of: Digital Analysis of Bite Mark Evidence Using Adobe® Photoshop®

    Review of: Handbook of Analytical Separations, Volume 2, Forensic Science

    Review of: Forensic Engineering Investigation

    Review of: Clinical and Forensic Applications of Capillary Electrophoresis, first edition

    Erratum/Correction of Predicting Violent behavior in Stalkers: A Preliminary Investigation of Canadian Cases in Criminal Harassment. J Forensic Sci 2001;46(6):1403–1410

    Estimation of Age in Adolescents—The Basilar Synchondrosis

    Cutaneous Current Marks Due to a Stun Gun Injury

    Twenty-Seven Years of Forensic Anthropology Casework in New Mexico

    Glass-Containing Gunshot Residue Particles: A New Type of Highly Characteristic Particle?

    Reexamination of a Measurement for Sexual Determination Using the Supero-Inferior Femoral Neck Diameter in a Modern European Population

    Characterization of Pyrotechnic Reaction Residue Particles by SEM/EDS

    Further Studies on Spot Tests and Microcrystal Tests for Identification of Cocaine

    Discriminant Function Sexing of Fragmentary and Complete Femora: Standards for Contemporary Croatia

    The External Occipital Protuberance: Can It Be Used as a Criterion in the Determination of Sex?

    Characterization of Surface Organic Components of Human Hair by On-Line Supercritical Fluid Extraction—Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry: A Feasibility Study and Comparison with Human Identification Using Mitochondrial DNA Sequences

    Letter to the Editor

    Evaluation of a Multicapillary Electrophoresis Instrument for Mitochondrial DNA Typing

    The Diversity of Adult Dental Patterns in the United States and the Implications for Personal Identification

    Establishing Personal Identification Based on Specific Patterns of Missing, Filled, and Unrestored Teeth

    Measures of Aggression and Mood Changes in Male Weightlifters With and Without Androgenic Anabolic Steroid Use

    Investigation of Italy's Deadliest Building Collapse: Forensic Aspects of a Mass Disaster

    Diffuse Vascular Injury in Fatal Road Traffic Accident Victims: Its Relationship to Diffuse Axonal Injury

    Fingerprints as Evidence for a Genetic Profile: Morphological Study on Fingerprints and Analysis of Exogenous and Individual Factors Affecting DNA Typing

    Improper Sealing Caused by the Styrofoam Integrity Seals in Leakproof Plastic Bottles Lead to Significant Loss of Ethanol in Frozen Evidentiary Urine Samples

    Cadaver Dog and Handler Team Capabilities in the Recovery of Buried Human Remains in the Southeastern United States

    Background Correction in Forensic Photography I. Photography of Blood Under Conditions of Non-Uniform Illumination or Variable Substrate Color—Theoretical Aspects and Proof of Concept

    Mummified Trophy Heads from Peru: Diagnostic Features and Medicolegal Significance

    High Mortality Rates Among Inmates During the Year Following Their Discharge from a French Prison

    A Fatal Drug Interaction Between Oxycodone and Clonazepam

    The Effects of Latent Print Processing on Questioned Documents Produced by Office Machine Systems Utilizing Inkjet Technology and Toner

    Stability of Cholesterol Gall Stones After 165 Years of Burial

    Evidence of Hexavalent Chromium Ingestion

    Codeine and Morphine Blood Concentrations Increase During Blood Loss

    Zaleplon and Driving Impairment

    The Analysis of an Intracerebral Hematoma for Drugs of Abuse

    Photodegradation and Laser Desorption Mass Spectrometry for the Characterization of Dyes Used in Red Pen Inks

    Quantification of Forensic DNA from Various Regions of Human Teeth

    Distribution of D5S818, D7S820, D8S1179, D13S317, D18S51 Alleles in a Central Italian Population Sample

    Commentary on: Platt MS, Kohler LJ, Ruiz R, Cohle SD, Ravichandran P. Deaths Associated with Liposuction: Case Reports and Review of the Literature. J Forensic Sci 2002;47(1): 205-207

    Commentary on: Bottrell MC, Webb JB. Review of: Forensic Interpretation of Glass Evidence. J Forensic Sci 2002;47(4):926-7.

    Exsanguination by Subclavian-esophageal Fistula Associated with a Left Subclavian Aneurysm

    Background Correction in Forensic Photography II. Photography of Blood Under Conditions of Non-Uniform Illumination or Variable Substrate Color-Practical Aspects and Limitations

    ESDA Processing and Latent Fingerprint Development: The Humidity Effect

    Obituary—Robert F. Borkenstein 1912–2002

    Commentary on: Bottrell MC, Webb JB. Book Review of: Forensic Interpretation of Glass Evidence. J Forensic Sci 2002;47(4): 926-7.

    Methadone-Related Deaths in Hennepin County, Minnesota: 1992-2002

    Genetic Variation for 7 STR Loci in a Colombian Population (Department of Valle del Cauca)

    Review of Statistics for Lawyers, 2nd ed.

    Two X-Chromosome STR Loci DXS6807 and DXS7133 Frequency Data in Chinese Population

    Review of Statistics for Lawyers, 2nd ed.

    Erratum/Correction of Swift B and Rutty GN. The Human Ear: Its Role in Forensic Practice. J Forensic Sci 2003 Jan.;48(1):153–160.

    Erratum/Correction of Sinha SK, Budowle B, et al. Development and Validation of a Multiplexed Y-Chromosome STR Genotyping System, Y-PLEXTM6 for Forensic Casework. J Forensic Sci. 2003 Jan.;48(1):93–103.

    A Preliminary Investigation of the Stages of Adipocere Formation

    Estimation of Bullet Striation Similarity Using Neural Networks

    Homicide by Manual Occipitoatlantal Dislocation

    Suicide with a Butcher's Bolt

    Screening Postmortem Whole Blood for Oxycodone by ELISA Response Ratios

    Using STR Analysis to Detect Human DNA from Exploded Pipe Bomb Devices

    Establishing the rDNA IGS Structure of Cannabis sativa

    Anthropological Data in Individualization of Skeletal Remains from a Forensic Context in Kosovo—A Case History

    The Significance of Pulmonary Interstitial Emphysema in Live Birth Determination

    The Impact of Daubert: Implications for Testimony and Research in Forensic Anthropology (and the Use of Frontal Sinuses in Personal Identification)

    A Method for Impregnating Nylon Transfer Membranes with Leucocrystal Violet for Enhancing and Lifting Bloody Impressions

    The Application of an Automated Allele Concordance Analysis System (Compare CallsSM) to Ensure the Accuracy of Single-Source STR DNA Profiles

    Sex Differences and Aging of the Vertebral Column

    A New Technique for Three-Dimensional Ultrasound Scanning of Facial Tissues

    Identification of Ascorbic Acid and Its Degradation Products in Black Powder Substitutes

    Visualization and LC/MS Analysis of Colorless Pepper Sprays?

    Commentary on: Silva JA, Ferrari MM, Leong GB. The case of Jeffrey Dahmer: sexual serial homicide from a neuropsychiatric developmental perspective. J Forensic Sci 2002 47(6):1347–59

    A Laboratory Incubation Method for Determining the Rate of Microbiological Degradation of Skeletal Muscle Tissue in Soil

    Sudden Death Caused by 1,1-difluoroethane Inhalation

    Thermogravimetric Analysis as a Polymer Identification Technique in Forensic Applications

    Sexual Dimorphism of the Calcaneus of South African Blacks

    The Effect of Time After Body Discovery on the Accuracy of Retrospective Weather Station Ambient Temperature Corrections in Forensic Entomology

    Identification of Traumatic Injury in Burned Cranial Bone: An Experimental Approach

    Fifteen-Year Retrospective Study of Infant Organ Weights and Revision of Standard Weight Tables

    Allele Frequencies for Two New Y-chromosome STR Loci DYS598 and DYS607 in Chinese Han Population (Shanxi Area)

    Commentary on: Borrows DL, Hagardorn AN, Harlan GC, Wallen EDB, Ferslew KE. A fatal drug interaction between oxycodone and clonazepam. J Forensic Sci 2003;48(3):683–86.

    The Use of an Electrostatic Detection Device to Identify Individual and Class Characteristics on Documents Produced by Printers and Copiers—A Preliminary Study

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    Recovery and Identification of the Victims of the Ehime Maru/USS Greeneville Collision at Sea

    Esophageal and Pharyngeal Injuries Associated with the Use of the Esophageal-Tracheal Combitube

    “Homicide by Heart Attack” Revisited

    Commentary on: Borrows DL, Hagardorn AN, Harlan GC, Wallen EDB, Ferslew KE. A fatal drug interaction between oxycodone and clonazepam. J Forensic Sci 2003;48(3):683-86.

    Unusual Characteristic Patterns of Postmortem Injuries

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    Commentary on: Gill JR, Lenz KA, and Amolat MJ. Gunshot Fatalities in Children and Adolescents in New York City. J Forensic Sci 2003;48(4):832–35.

    Evaluation of 5-(4-Nitrophenyl)-2,4-pentadien-1-al (NPPD)as a Tracer for Shadowing Pursuits

    Development of a Simulation Model to Assess the Impact of Contamination in Casework Using STRs

    Frequency of Serial Sexual Homicide Victimization in Virginia for a Ten-Year Period

    Radiographic Survey of Third Molar Development in Relation to Chronological Age Among Japanese Juveniles

    Sudden Death Associated with Food and Exercise

    Psychiatric and Neurological Characteristics of Murder Defendants Referred for Pretrial Evaluation

    Genetic Profiles of Five STR loci in Eastern Chinese Population

    Allele Frequencies of Y-Chromosome STR Loci DYS463 and DYS467 in a Chinese Population

    Autosomic STR Loci (HUMTPOX, HUMTH01, HUMVWA, D18S535, D1S1656 and D12S391) in San Salvador (El Salvador, Central America)

    Human Y-Chromosomal Short Tandem Repeat DXYS156 in an Indian Population Sample

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    Comparison of Age Estimated from Degree of Racemization of Aspartic Acid, Glutamic Acid and Alanine in the Femur

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    Determining the Sex of Human Remains Through Cranial Morphology

    Statistical Evaluation of Standardized Field Sobriety Tests

    A Report of Decomposition Rates of a Special Burial Type in Edmonton, Alberta from an Experimental Field Study

    Using Accumulated Degree-Days to Estimate the Postmortem Interval from Decomposed Human Remains

    Postmortem Tissue Distribution of Olanzapine and Citalopram in a Drug Intoxication

    Frequency and Severity of Injuries in Correlation with the Height of Fall

    Multiplex PCR Development of Y-chromosomal Biallelic Polymorphisms for Forensic Application

    On the Non-equivalence of Documented Cadaver Lengths to Living Stature Estimates Based on Fully's Method on Bones in the Raymond A. Dart Collection

    A Simple Automated Instrument for DNA Extraction in Forensic Casework

    mtDNA Investigations After Differential Lysis

    Analysis of Fiber Dyes By Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS) with Electrospray Ionization: Discriminating Between Dyes with Indistinguishable UV-Visible Absorption Spectra

    SNPs and MALDI-TOF MS: Tools for DNA Typing in Forensic Paternity Testing and Anthropology

    DNA Typing: An Accessory Evidence in Doping Control

    Does Sexual Dimorphism in Facial Soft Tissue Depths Justify Sex Distinction in Craniofacial Identification?

    Heterosexual Intimate Partner Homicide: Review of Ten Years of Clinical Experience

    A Field Diagnostic Test for the Improvised Explosive Urea Nitrate

    Differentiation of Composition C-4 Based on the Analysis of the Process Oil

    The Role of Psychopathy and Sexuality in a Female Serial Killer

    An Unusual Form of Fatal Ethanol Intoxication

    Application of the Suchey-Brooks Method to Three-dimensional Imaging of the Pubic Symphysis

    Genetic Data for Six STR Loci in Valparaiso Population (Chile)

    The Presence of Trace Amines in Postmortem Cerebrospinal Fluid in Humans

    Matricide by Person with Bipolar Disorder and Dependent Overcompliant Personality

    Suicide: A Ten-Year Retrospective Review of Kentucky Medical Examiner Cases

    Utilizing the Urinary 5-HTOL/5-HIAA Ratio to Determine Ethanol Origin in Civil Aviation Accident Victims

    Results from the NIST 2004 DNA Quantitation Study

    A Genetic Population Study of Six Y STRS (Y-Plextm6) in an Uruguayan Sample and Its Comparison with Other Populations

    Characterization of Adipocere Formation in Animal Species

    An alternative for the Extraction and Storage of DNA from Insects in Forensic Entomology

    The Mask Detection Technology for Occluded Face Analysis in the Surveillance System

    Distribution of Haplotypes for Four Y-STR Loci in a Han Ethnic Group of Chinese Population

    Population Data of Two STR Loci in Chinese Population

    Haplotype Distributions of Four New Y-STRs: DYS588, DYS622, DYS623 and DYS630 in a Chinese Population

    Inhomogeneity and Aging of Ballpoint Pen Inks Inside of Pen Cartridges

    Population Frequencies for CSF1PO, TPOX, TH01, F13A01, FES/FPS and VWA in Seven Amerindian Populations from Colombia

    Population Data for PowerPlex 16 in Thirteen Departments and the Capital City of Colombia

    Review of: Pagliaro's Comprehensive Guide to Drugs and Substances of Abuse

    Polymorphism Data at Two STR Loci in Chinese Population

    Review of: Disposition of Toxic Drugs and Chemicals in Man, 7th Edition

    Allele Frequency Distribution at Seven Y-Chromosomal STR Loci Among Five Ethnic Groups from Northwest China

    Population Genetic Data on the STR Loci D2S1338, D19S433 and SE33 in Hungary

    Titian's Secret: Comparison of Eleonora Gonzaga della Rovere's Skull with the Uffizi Portrait

    Allele Frequencies of 15 Loci using AmpFℓSTR Identifiler Kit in Japanese Population

    Population Data of the 25 STR Loci in Koreans

    Review of: Riot Control Agents

    Review of: Forensic Materials Engineering: Case Studies

    Review of: Silent Evidence—Cases from Forensic Science

    Review of: Practical Homicide Investigation (3rd Edition)

    Review of: Forensic Gynaecology: Towards Better Care of the Female Victim of Sexual Assault

    Forensic Casework Analysis Using the HVI/HVII mtDNA Linear Array Assay

    STR Data for the AmpFℓSTR Profiler Plus from Western China

    Genetic Polymorphism of Two STR Loci D1S1609 and D18S976 in a Chinese Population

    Distribution of mtDNA Haplogroups in a Population Sample from Poland

    Allele Frequency Distribution of STR D5S819 in Four Populations

    Allele Frequency Distribution of STR Loci D5S2845 in Four Populations

    Allele Frequency Distributions for 9 STR Loci of Tibetan Population in Chinese Tibet

    STR Loci D19S400's Allele Frequency Distribution in Ten Populations

    Population Genetics for Six STR Loci in the Population from Southern China

    Review of: Catalog of the Robert L. Sadoff Library of Forensic Psychiatry and Legal Medicine

    Review of: Progress in Forensic Genetics 10

    Y-STR Haplotypes in Autochthonous Tribal Population of Chotanagpur Plateau, India

    Turkish Population Data for 15 STR Loci by Multiplex PCR

    Review of: Advances in Forensic Applications of Mass Spectrometry

    Review of: Dental Functional Morphology, How Teeth Work

    Letter to the Editor—Fitness for Purpose of Mass Spectrometric Methods in Substance Identification

    Investigative Powers of the Medical Examiner in the Light of Rupp vs. Jackson

    The Gas Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer as a New and Important Tool in Forensic Toxicology

    Untoward Effects of Exogenous Inhalants on the Lung

    Identification of Arson Accelerants by Gas Chromatographic Patterns Produced by a Digital Log Electrometer

    Ballistic Characteristics and Wounding Effects of a Tear Gas Pen Gun Loaded with Ortho-Chlorobenzalmalononitrile

    Sulfuric Acid Concentration in the Catalyzed Breathalyzer Ampules

    Identification of Phytosterols in Red Oil Extract of Cannabis

    The Examination of Color

    A Gas Chromatographic Method for Ethanol Determination in Vapors of Biological Fluids

    Detection of Dynamite Residues on the Hands of Bombing Suspects

    Readable Fingerprints from Mummified or Putrefied Specimens

    3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA): Analytical and Forensic Aspects of Fatal Poisoning

    Duplicate Analysis of Blood Ethanol by Injection onto Two Parallel Gas Chromotographic Columns in Rapid Succession

    Spherical Coordinates for Plotting the Positions of Powder Residues

    Numerical Correlation and Evaluation in the Comparison of Evidentiary Materials

    Everything You Wanted to Have in Sex Laws

    Discovery of Mental Illness and Mental Defect Among Offenders

    Fatal Methadone Poisoning in Children: Report of Four Cases

    Report of a Human Fatality Due to Caffeine

    Liquid Chromatographic Determination of Morphine in Opium

    Determination of Lead and Copper in Hair by Non-Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry

    Gas Chromatographic Identification of Aldehydes and Ketones in Toxicological Analyses

    A Review of “Scientific Police Investigation”

    A Review of “Fundamentals of Law Enforcement”

    Miscellaneous Information

    Miscellaneous Information

    Studies of the Trace Element Content of Bullet Lead and Jacket Material

    Optimization of Firearm Residue Detection by Neutron Activation Analysis

    Identification of Drugs and Other Toxic Compounds from Their Ultraviolet Spectra. Part I: Ultraviolet Absorption Properties of Sixteen Structural Groups

    Eva Braun Hitler's Odontological Identification—A Forensic Enigma?

    Stardust on the Bar: Space Fallout in Criminalistics

    Science in Justice: The Past 25 Years

    Milestones in Forensic Science

    Reflections upon Case History, Diagnosis, and Therapy of a Frustrated Patient: Forensic Science

    Suicide and Civil Litigation

    Multiple Aspects of Suicide

    On the Improvement of Suicide Determination

    Role of Toxicology in Suicide Evaluation

    Computer Related Crime

    Research at the Home Office Central Research Establishment

    Distribution of Morphine and Related Compounds in Human Tissues and Biological Fluids Using Radioimmunoassay Techniques

    Drug Identification by the Application of Gas Chromatography/Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer Technique

    Drug Excretion in the Urine of Military Separatees: A Pilot Study

    A Note upon Barometric Pressure and Breath-Alcohol Analysis

    The Role of Forensic Jurisprudence in the Judicial Process

    Educating the Forensic Jurisprudent

    Firing Distance Determination by Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry

    Sample Methodology for Laser Microprobe Analysis

    Characterization of Paint Fragments by Combined Topographical and Chemical Electron Optics Techniques

    Microscopic Morphology of Marijuana Ash

    Vacuum Searches in Narcotics Cases

    Specificity of Two Commercial Acid Phosphatase Determination Kits with Respect to Feminine Hygiene Products and Vaginal Contraceptives

    Effect of the Manner of Death in Medicolegal Cases on Insurance Settlements Involving Double Indemnity

    Two Deaths Caused by a Lack of Oxygen in an Underground Chamber

    Unusual Methods of Human Identification Used in Three Cases

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    A Review of “The Botany and Chemistry of Hallucinogens”

    A Review of “Medicolegal Investigation of Death”

    A Review of “Investigation of Violent and Sudden Death”

    A Review of “Koelsch's Textbook of Occupational Diseases”

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    Activity After Shooting and Its Effect on the Retention of Primer Residue

    A Photoluminescence Technique for Detection of Gunshot Residue

    Quantitative Differential Thermal Analysis of Nitrocellulose Propellants

    Analysis of Explosives and Explosive Residues. Part 2: Thin-Layer Chromatography

    Analysis of Explosives and Explosive Residues. Part 3: Monomethylamine Nitrate

    Ballistic Studies and Lethal Potential of Tear Gas Pen Guns Firing Fixed Metallic Ammunition

    The Interpretation of Impact Fractures in Glassy Polymers

    Automotive Body Primers: Their Application in Vehicle Identification

    Digital Image Processing Technology and Its Application in Forensic Sciences

    Multiple Animal Bite Wounds: A Case Report

    Tool Marks in Bones and Cartilage

    Fatal Anaphylaxis After Intravenous Iron Dextran

    Dissecting Aneurysm of Coronary Artery Associated with Drug Abuse and Pulmonary Lesions

    Digoxin Concentrations in Postmortem Specimens After Overdose and Therapeutic Use

    X-Ray Powder Diffraction Data for Some Drugs, Excipients, and Adulterants in Illicit Samples

    A Comparison of Some Mass Spectrometric Ionization Techniques Using Samples of Morphine and Illegal Heroin

    The Screening of Blood by Gas Chromatography for Basic and Neutral Drugs

    Blood and Semen Stains on Outer Clothing and Shoes not Related to Crime: Report of a Survey Using Presumptive Tests

    Shock Therapy and Psychiatric Malpractice: The Legal Accommodation to a Controversial Treatment

    Prospects for a Cashless and Checkless Society

    The Forensic Taxonomic Debate on Cannabis: Semantic Hokum

    Detection of Urinary Cannabis Metabolites: A Preliminary Investigation

    Extraction Procedures for Some Common Drugs in Clinical and Forensic Toxicology

    A Fatal Case Involving Proparacaine

    Mass Spectrometry as an Aid in the Detection and Identification of Piperidyl Benzilates and Related Glycolates

    Elemental Analysis by Energy Dispersive X-Ray: A Significant Factor in the Forensic Analysis of Glass

    Preparing Samples for the Recording of Infrared Spectra from Synthetic Fibers

    Concentrations of Ethanol in Two Segments of the Vascular System

    Forensic Archaeology

    Forensic Anthropology and Crimes Involving Children

    The State of the Art of Bone Identification by Chemical and Microscopic Methods

    Estimation of Age from Individual Adult Teeth

    The Computer and the Law: Coordinate Analysis of Skull Shape and Possible Methods of Postmortem Identification

    An Experimental Study of Powder Tattooing of the Skin

    Soft Tissue Radiography in Determining Contact and Near-Contact Gunshot Wounds

    Sudden Death While Attempting to Conceal Illegal Drugs: Laryngeal Obstruction by a Package of Heroin

    Sex-Chromatin Bodies in Penile Washings as an Indicator of Recent Coitus

    Homicidal Hanging Masquerading as Sexual Asphyxia

    Radioimmunoassay Technology in Mass Drug Screening: An Evaluation of an Absorbent Paper Disk Transport System

    Drug Detection in Cases of “Driving Under the Influence”

    Excepted Substances: A Comparison of Federal and State Laws

    Mechanical Addressing Methods

    An Overview of the Legal Aspects of Human Experimentation and Research

    A Potential Young Murderer

    A Review of “Scientists in the Legal System”

    Letters to the Editor

    Miscellaneous Information

    Detection of Gunshot Residues on Hands by Scanning Electron Microscopy

    Evaluation of a Photoluminescence Technique for the Detection of Gunshot Residue

    Detection of Gunshot Residues on the Hands by Trace Element Analysis

    Application of Energy Dispersive X-Ray Spectroscopy in Fire Investigation

    Dynamite Contamination of Blasting Cap Leg Wire Insulation

    Thermal Decomposition of Nitrocellulose Propellants

    The Use of the Gandolfi Camera as a Screening and Confirmation Tool in the Analysis of Explosive Residues

    Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry of Simulated Arson Residue Using Gasoline as an Accelerant

    Concise Identifications of Commonly Encountered Tear Gases

    The Determination of Isoantigenic Activity from Latent Fingerprints: Mixed Cell Agglutination Reaction in Forensic Serology

    The Use of Buffered Celite Columns in Drug Extraction Techniques and Their Proposed Application in Forensic Toxicology

    Incidence of Drugs and Alcohol in Fatally Injured Motor Vehicle Drivers

    The Identification of Polyester Fibers in Forensic Science

    Cocaine-Related Death

    Digoxin Concentrations in Fatal Cases

    A Study of Procedures for the Identification of Heroin

    Gas Chromatographic Analysis of Amphetamine Derivatives and Morpholine-Related Drugs

    Identification Through the Computerization of Dental Records

    Spectrophotometric Determination of Cyanide in Biological Materials

    Comparative Studies on the Rate of Ethanol Elimination in Acute Poisoning and in Controlled Conditions

    Estimation of Stature in Children from Radiographically Determined Metacarpal Length

    The “Nuts and Bolts” of Testifying as a Forensic Scientist

    Studies in the Epidemiology of Murder—A Proposed Classification System

    A Review of Scientific and Expert Evidence in Criminal Advocacy

    A Review of Alcohol, Drugs, and Traffic Safety

    A Review of Why Did My Baby Die?

    A Review of State Trial Courts as Bureaucracies: A Study in Judicial Management

    A Review of Autopsy

    Legal Status of Peyote: Forensic and Botanical Aspects

    The Discrimination Between Samples of Window Glass by Combining Physical and Chemical Techniques

    Enhanced Discrimination of Glass Samples by Phosphorescence Analysis

    The Application of a Multistylus Recorder to the Energy Dispersive Analysis of Paint Flakes in the Scanning Electron Microscope

    A Rapid Method for Blood Alcohol Determination by Headspace Analysis Using an Electrochemical Detector

    The Analysis of Drugs in Blood, Bile, and Tissue with an Indirect Homogeneous Enzyme Immunoassay

    A Study of False Positives in the Chemical Identification of Marihuana

    Identification of Benzodiazepins by Raman Spectroscopy

    Heroin Abuse and a Gas Chromatographic Method for Determining Illicit Heroin Samples in Singapore

    Correlation of Antemortem and Postmortem Digoxin Levels

    The Postmortem Diagnosis of Magnesium Deficiency: Studies in an Animal Model for the Human Infant

    A Comparison of Absorption-Inhibition and Absorption-Elution Methods in the Detection of ABO(H) Antigens Found in Vaginal Samples Submitted in Sexual Offense Cases

    Determination of Group Specific Component Phenotypes in Dried Bloodstains by Immunofixation on Cellulose Acetate

    Enzyme Typing of Human Hair Roots

    Gunshot Wounds: Visual and Analytical Procedures

    The Application of Oxygen Plasma Ashing to Gunshot Residue Analysis

    Cardiac Hemangioma: A Rare (or Possible) Cause of Sudden Death in Children

    Sleeping Arrangements of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Victims in the District of Columbia—A Preliminary Report

    Can Sudden Cardiac Death be Murder?

    Personal Identification of Human Remains: An Overview

    NOMIS: A Computerized Information and Communications System for a Statewide Medicolegal Investigative System

    A Review of Analysis of Drugs of Abuse

    A Review of Gradwohl's Legal Medicine

    A Review of Legacies in Law and Medicine

    A Review of Crime Scene Investigation

    A Review of Toxicology Annual Volume 2

    A Review of Science and Crime Detection

    A Review of Color Atlas of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology

    Letter to the Editor

    Training for Law Enforcement Personnel

    Forensic Pathology—The Hidden Specialty: A Survey of Forensic Pathology Training Available to Medical Students and Residents

    Quantitative Determination of Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol in Cadaver Blood

    A Comparative Analysis of Cannabis Material

    Determination of the Enantiomorphic Composition of Cocaine Using the Chiral Lanthanide Shift Reagent Europium Tris-d-Trifluoroacetyl-Camphorate

    Incidence of Cocaine Metabolites in Urine Specimens from Medical Examiners' Cases

    Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry of Morphine Derivatives

    The Fluorometric Detection of Salicylate in Bloodstains

    Hemagglutination-Inhibition Test for Methamphetamine Excreted in Human Urine

    A Mineralogical Soil Classification Technique for the Forensic Scientist

    The Comparison and Matching of Low Density Polyethylene Plastic Bags by Infrared Spectroscopy

    The Quantitative Acid Phosphatase Test. A Statistical Analysis of Endogenous and Postcoital Acid Phosphatase Levels in the Vagina

    The Detection of Y Chromosomes in Bloodstains—A Reevaluation

    Racial Classifications Based on Blood Group Protein Systems

    Alteration of Electrophoretic Mobility of Hemoglobin in Bloodstains

    Rapid Phenotyping of Esterase D by Starch Gel Electrophoresis

    An Improved Means of Enzyme Typing of Hair Roots Using Isoelectric Focusing

    Absorption Patterns for 32P Phosphate into Single Human and Animal Hairs

    Particle Analysis for the Detection of Gunshot Residue. I: Scanning Electron Microscopy/Energy Dispersive X-Ray Characterization of Hand Deposits from Firing

    Particle Analysis for the Detection of Gunshot Residue. II: Occupational and Environmental Particles

    Chemical Reagents for the Development of Latent Fingerprints. II: Controlled Addition of Water Vapor to Iodine Fumes—A Solution to the Aging Problem

    Separation of Standard Opiates and Their Analysis in Pharmaceutical and Illicit Preparations by Paired-Ion Reverse-Phase High-Pressure Liquid Chromatography

    Sex and Race Determination of Crania by Calipers and Computer: A Test of the Giles and Elliot Discriminant Functions in 52 Forensic Science Cases

    Age Estimations from Diaphyseal Lengths: Two Months to Twelve Years

    Acute Epiglottitis (Supraglottitis)

    Hereditary Angioneurotic Edema: An Unusual Case of Maternal Mortality

    Accidental Death by Light Anti-Tank Weapon: A Dangerous Autopsy?

    The “Undetermined” Ruling: A Medicolegal Dilemma

    Psychiatric Observations and Interpretations of Bite Mark Evidence in Multiple Murders

    Handwritten Entry Research

    A Liquid Gradient Density Screening System for Soil Sample Identification Studies Using a Minicomputer

    A Data-Independent Information Retrieval System: A Solution for the Small Laboratory's Computer Needs

    A Review of Autopsy—The Memoirs of Milton Helpern

    A Review of Law Enforcement Bible

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    Determination of Direction of Fire from Graze Gunshot Wounds

    “Typical” Basal Skull Fracture of Both Petrous Bones" An Unreliable Indicator of Head Impact Site

    The Significance of the Amount of Fluid Surrounding the Brain to the Recognition of Brain Swelling (or Atrophy) at Autopsy: A New and Routinely Applicable Method of Diagnosing Abnormal Brain Size

    Nondestructive Recovery and Examination of Bullet Fragments from Brain Tissue

    Intracranial Missile Emboli

    A Multivariate Analysis of the Infrared Spectra of Drugs of Abuse

    A Comparison of Enzyme Immunoassay and Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry in Forensic Toxicology

    A High Performance Liquid Chromatographic Method for the Analysis of Illicit Heroin

    The Comparison of Alcohol Concentrations in Postmortem Fluids and Tissues

    Fatal Water Intoxication in a Case of Psychogenic Polydipsia

    Postmortem Biochemical Changes in Canine Blood

    Postmortem Sera and Cerebrospinal Fluid Enzymes

    Delayed Fatal Outcome After Possible Ru-Tuss® Overdose

    Prostatic Acid Phosphatase, Aspermia, and Alcoholism in Rape Cases

    The Preparation of d-Pseudococaine from l-Cocaine

    Persistence of Morphine in Blood in Association with Hepatic Necrosis and Renal Tubular Necrosis

    Detection of Drugs in Bloodstains. II: Morphine

    Detailed Study of the Removal of Copper Jackets from Jacketed Bullets

    Analysis for Water-Soluble Paper

    Transmitted Infrared Luminescence in Document Examination

    Determination of the Direction of Ball-Point Pen Motion from the Orientations of Burr Striations in Curved Pen Strokes

    Use of the Projectina Universal Comparison Projector in Comparing Typewriting, Photocopies, and Computer-Printed and Mechanically Produced Documents

    On the Examination of the Military Explosive, C-4

    Analysis of Explosives by Negative Ion Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry

    Chemical Reagents for the Development of Latent Fingerprints. III: Visualization of Latent Fingerprints by Fluorescent Reagents in Vapor Phase

    Drug Identification Through Analysis of Maggots

    Small-Angle Light Scattering for Analysis of a Single Fiber

    Transfer of Pencil Writing by Cellophane Tape

    Distribution of Gene Frequencies and Discrimination Probabilities for 22 Human Blood Genetic Systems in Four Racial Groups

    A Review of Crime Doctor

    A Review of Computer Crime

    A Review of Forty Years of Murder

    A Review of Radiographic Techniques Related to Pathology

    A Review of Forensische Histologie

    A Review of Scott's Fingerprint Mechanics

    A Review of Applied Police and Fire Photography

    Characteristics of Silenced Firearms and Their Wounding Effects

    Use of Photoluminescence to Investigate Apparent Suicides by Firearms

    Characteristics and Wounding Effects of a Black Powder Handgun

    Rapid Determination of Antimony, Barium, and Lead in Gunshot Residue Via Automated Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry

    A Report on the Detection and Identification of Explosives by Tagging

    New Dimensions in Infrared Luminescence Photography

    Fluorescence Spectrometry in the Identification and Discrimination of Float and Other Surfaces on Window Glasses

    Analysis of Brass by X-Ray Powder Diffraction

    Application of the Microcomputer to Analytical Toxicology

    Microcrystalline Identification of Drugs of Abuse: The “White Cross Suite”

    Carbon-13 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectra of Trimethoxyamphetamines—A Comparison of Predicted with Experimental Results

    Respirator Toxicology

    Sudden Unexpected Death from Primary Pulmonary Hypertension

    A Simple Technique for Comparing Paper Samples by Their Performance as a Chromatographic Sorbent (Inverse Paper Chromatography)

    Chemical Reagents for the Development of Latent Fingerprints. IV: The Charring Process

    The Evidential Value of Peptidase A as a Semen Typing System

    Isoelectric Focusing in Agarose: Phosphoglucomutase (PGM Locus 1) Typing

    A New Enzymatic Method for the Demonstration of Choline in Human Seminal Stains

    A Study of Criminal Defendants Referred for Multiple Psychiatric Examinations regarding Their Competency to Stand Trial

    Modeling of Vehicular Accidents

    Secondary Intracranial Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Due to Spinal Missile Injury

    A Review of Postmortem Procedures

    A Review of Modern Legal Medicine, Psychiatry, and Forensic Science

    Letters to the Editor

    Rapid Microscopic Identification of Synthetic Fibers in a Single Liquid Mount

    Increased Urinary Concentration of Catecholamines in Hypothermia Deaths

    Probabilities and Human Hair Comparison

    A Supplementary Discussion of Probabilities and Human Hair Comparisons

    Fingerprint Comparison. I: Similarity of Fingerprints

    Fingerprint Comparison. II: On the Development of a Single Fingerprint Filing and Searching System

    Color Tests for Diphenylamine Stabilizer and Related Compounds in Smokeless Gunpowder

    Application of Proton-Induced X-Ray Emission Technique to Gunshot Residue Analyses

    Detecting Deception: The Promise and the Reality of Voice Stress Analysis

    A Spectrometric Study of the Fluorescence Detection of Fecal Urobilinoids

    Studies on Putrefactive Ethanol Production I: Lack of Spontaneous Ethanol Production Intact in Human Bodies

    Analysis of Fatalities from Acute Narcotism in a Major Urban Area

    Psychiatry and the Prison System

    An Investigation of the Intellectual Capabilities of Juvenile Offenders

    Defining Malingering

    Medical Examiner/coroner Jurisdiction in Cases Involving Federal Interests

    Identification Cards and Systems That Incorporate Instant Films

    Determination of Sex of White Femora by Discriminant Function Analysis: Forensic Science Applications

    Comparison of Typewritten Carbon Paper Impressions

    Shotgun Diagnosis: “It Ought to Be Something Else”

    Handgun Pellet Ammunition (“Snake Shot”) Wounds: Report of Three Cases

    Linking a Bloodstain to a Missing Person by Genetic Inheritance

    Fatal .45–70 Rifle Wounding of a Policeman Wearing a Bulletproof Vest

    Artificial Aging of Documents

    A Purinethol® (6-Mercaptopurine) Fatality in a Case of Prescription Negligence: A Gas Chromatographic Determination of 6-Mercaptopurine

    A Review of Criminalistics

    A Review of GC/MS Assays for Abused Drugs in Body Fluids

    A Review of British National Formulary 1981

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    Individual Characteristics of Chemically Modified Human Hairs Revealed by Scanning Electron Microscopy

    Laser Detection of Latent Fingerprints: Treatment with Glue Containing Cyanoacrylate Ester

    Mass Chromatographic Analysis of Arson Accelerants

    The Collection and Detection of Accelerant Vapors Using Porous Polymers and Curie Point Pyrolysis Wires Coated with Active Carbon

    Individualization of Automobile Engine Oils II. Application of Variable Separation Synchronous Excitation Fluorescence to the Analysis of Used Automobile Engine Oils

    Positive Identification of Torn Burned Matches with Emphasis on Crosscut and Torn Fiber Comparisons

    Striation Evidence in Counterfeiting Cases

    The Use of Marihuana, Ethanol, and Other Drugs Among Drivers Killed in Single-Vehicle Crashes

    Detection of Basic Drugs (Methamphetamine, Antidepressants, and Nicotine) from Human Hair

    Differentiation of 2,3-Methylenedioxyamphetamine from 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine

    The General Toxicology Unknown I. The Systematic Approach

    The General Toxicology Unknown II. A Case Report: Doxylamine and Pyrilamine Intoxication

    Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: A Biochemical Profile of Postmortem Vitreous Humor

    Competent and Incompetent Defendants Referred to a Court Psychiatric Clinic: A Clinical Comparison

    Insect Activity and its Relationship to Decay Rates of Human Cadavers in East Tennessee

    The Application of Linear Regression to Range-of-Fire Estimates Based on the Spread of Shotgun Pellet Patterns

    Back Spatter of Blood from Gunshot Wounds—Observations and Experimental Simulation

    Evaluation of Polyethylene Containers Used to Collect Evidence for Accelerant Detection

    A High Performance Liquid Chromatographic (HPLC) Study of Seven Common Explosive Materials

    Examination for Petrolatum Based Lubricants in Evidence from Rapes and Sodomies

    The Matching of Automotive Paint Chips by Surface Striation Alignment

    Homicide with a Black Powder Handgun

    Accidental Digoxin Overdose in an Infant: Postmortem Tissue Concentrations

    Spontaneous Live Birth with a Maternal History of Intravenous Use of Pentazocine and Tripelennamine (T's and Blues)

    Laceration of the Stomach by Blunt Trauma in a Child: A Case of Child Abuse

    Driving Under the Influence of Phenobarbital

    Paraquat Myocarditis and Adrenal Cortical Necrosis

    A Paraquat Fatality—The Dilemma of Multiple Analyses

    Introduction—Effective Expert Testimony

    The Expert Witness and the Use of Videotape Recordings

    Nonverbal Communication in Expert Testimony

    Nature of Jury Response to the Expert Witness

    Source Credibility

    General Discussion

    A Review of Disposition of Toxic Drugs and Chemicals in Man

    A Review of The Cross and the Shroud

    A Review of Principles and Applications of Medicolegal Alcohol Determination

    A Review of Digging Up Bones

    Letters to the Editor

    Atypical Gunshot Wounds of Entrance: An Empirical Study

    Hypothermia: Autopsy Findings and Vitreous Glucose

    The Eye as a Chemical Indicator of Environmental Temperature at the Time of Death

    The Effect of Chilling, Freezing, and Rewarming on the Postmortem Chemistry of Vitreous Humor

    Bacterial Transmigration as an Indicator of Time of Death

    Massive Head Trauma as a Cause of Intravascular Air

    Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: Measurement of Total and Specific Serum Immunoglobulin E (IgE)

    HLA Typing of Dried Sperm

    The Simultaneous Electrophoretic Analysis of Esterase D and Phosphoglucomutase Subtyping in Fresh Blood and in Dried Bloodstains

    Phosphoglucomutase Types in Blood and Hair Roots Taken from Post-Transfusion Subjects

    The Trace Analysis for Explosives and Related Compounds Via High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Photolysis-Electrochemical Detection

    Spectrophotometric Determination of Nitrites in Gunpowder Residue on Shooters' Hands

    Microanalysis of Painted Manuscripts and of Colored Archeological Materials by Raman Laser Microprobe

    Automated Identification and Analysis of Fingerprints by Interferometry

    Sampling Errors in the Determination of Cocaine in Seized Drugs

    Constituents of Cannabis sativa L. XXIV: The Potency of Confiscated Marijuana, Hashish, and Hash Oil Over a Ten-Year Period

    Liquid Chromatographic Analysis of Promethazine and Its Major Metabolites in Human Postmortem Material

    Estimating the Date of Bone Remains: A Multivariate Study

    Effects of Burning on Human Bone Microstructure: A Preliminary Study

    Metabolism of Acetone to Isopropyl Alcohol in Rats and Humans

    Ground Versus Earth, There Is a Difference

    Antisocial Personality—Diagnosis or Moral Judgment?

    The Impact of a Change in Commitment Procedures on the Character of Involuntary Psychiatric Patients

    A Comparison of Partner and Solo Arsonists

    The Right to Keep and Bear Arms—A Study of Civilian Homicides Committed Against Those Involved in Criminal Acts in Metropolitan Dade County from Between 1957 to 1982

    Spontaneous Births into Toilets

    A Rapid Method for Cross-Sectioning of Multilayered Paint Chips

    Development of a Radial Gel Diffusion Technique for the Identification of Urea in Urine Stains

    Problems in Using High Performance Liquid Chromatography for Drug Analysis

    Detection of Methamphetamine and Amphetamine in a Single Human Hair by Gas Chromatography/Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry

    A Medicolegal Study on Enzymic Fluorometry of Choline in Human Semen

    An Analysis of the Identification Value of Defects in IBM Selectric® Typewriters

    Passport Examination

    Photographic Techniques of Concern in Metric Bite Mark Analysis

    The Analysis of Metronidazole in Human Serum: An Unusual Overdose Case

    Identification of Wrinkled and Charred Counterfeit Currency Offset Printing Plate by Infrared Examination

    Pattern of Intersecting Fractures and Direction of Fire

    A Hydromorphone and Ethanol Fatality

    Blood Grouping in a Sexual Assault Case: Criteria and Methodology for Genetic Marker Analysis

    A Forensic Science Approach to a Starved Child

    Stud Guns Revisited: Report of a Suicide and Literature Review

    An Unusual Autoerotic Death: Asphyxia with an Abdominal Ligature

    A Review of Handbook of Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology

    Miscellaneous Information

    In the Land of Agog: An Allegory for the Expert Witness

    Letters to the Editor

    The Incident at Tuol Chrey: Pathologic and Toxicologic Examinations of a Casualty After Chemical Attack

    Bone Marrow Emboli Versus Fat Emboli as the Cause of Unexpected Death

    Human Pulmonary Histopathological Changes from Marijuana Smoking

    Investigation of Hot Air Balloon Fatalities

    Laser Detection of Latent Fingerprints: Difficult Surfaces

    Latent Fingerprint Development by Frequency-Doubled Neodymium:Yttrium Aluminum Garnet (Nd:YAG) Laser: Benzo(f)ninhydrin

    Comparison of Argon-Ion, Copper-Vapor, and Frequency-Doubled Neodymium: Yttrium Aluminum Garnet (ND:YAG) Lasers for Latent Fingerprint Development

    Detectability of Group-Specific Component (Gc) in Aged Bloodstains

    Ballpoint Ink Age Determination by Volatile Component Comparison—A Preliminary Study

    Effects of Range, Caliber, Barrel Length, and Rifling on Pellet Patterns Produced by Shotshell Ammunition

    A Measurement of Human Hair Oxidation by Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy

    Di-(β-Phenylisopropyl)amine in Illicit Amphetamine

    Effects of Freezing and Frozen Storage on Histological Characteristics of Canine Tissues

    The Ultrastructure of the Electric Burn in Man: A Transmission Electron Microscopy-Scanning Electron Microscopy Study

    Scanning Electron Microscope Study of the Lung in Drowning

    Qualifying the Psychiatrist as a Lay Witness: A Reaction to the American Psychiatric Association Petition in Barefoot v. Estelle

    Women and Arson: A Demographic Study

    An Epidemic of Cocaine Associated Deaths in Utah

    The Occurrence of Trace Evidence in One Examiner's Casework

    Fatal Occupational Accidents—The Five-Year Metro Dade County Experience, 1979–1983

    Intravenous Amphetamine Abuse, Primary Cerebral Mucormycosis, and Acquired Immunodeficiency

    The Analysis of Soil Samples by Reverse Phase-High Performance Liquid Chromatography Using Wavelength Ratioing

    Erasable Ink: Its Ease of Erasability and Its Permanence

    Use of Bacillus subtilis var. aterrimus in a New Method of Tagging

    Aspects of the Investigation of the Chemical Processes of Self-Heating as a Fire Cause by Means of Quantitative Thermal Analysis

    Biochemical Changes of the Synovial Liquid in Corpses with Regard to the Cause of Death. 1: Calcium, Inorganic Phosphorus, Glucose, Cholesterol, Urea Nitrogen, Uric Acid, Proteins, and Albumin

    Biochemical Changes of the Synovial Liquid of Corpses with Regard to the Cause of Death. 2: Alkaline Phosphatase, Lactic Acid Dehydrogenase (LDH), and Glutamic Oxalacetic Transaminase (GOT)

    Mechanical Failure of a Mitral Valve Prosthesis: An Unusual Case of Sudden Unexpected Death

    Fatal Acute Selenium Toxicity

    Deaths as a Result of a Combination of Codeine and Glutethimide

    An Unusual Penetrating Head Wound by a Yard Broom and Its Medicolegal Aspects

    Case Involving Differentiation of Deer and Human Bone Fragments

    The Legal Legacy of the Resurrectionists

    A Review of Drug Metabolite Isolation & Determination

    A Review of Instrumental Data for Drug Analysis—Volumes 1 and 2

    A Review of Clinical Toxicology

    A Review of Found! Human Remains

    A Review of Testifying in Court

    A Review of Inside the Criminal Mind

    A Review of Sexual Dynamics of Anti-Social Behavior

    Miscellaneous Information

    Forensic Biology—Is Recombinant DNA Technology in its Future?

    Letters to the Editor

    Analysis of Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphisms in Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Recovered from Dried Bloodstains

    Application of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Polymorphisms to the Analysis of DNA Recovered from Sperm

    A Microplate Method for Reverse ABO Typing of Bloodstains

    Amylase Levels in Semen and Saliva Stains

    Improved Enhancement of Ninhydrin Developed Fingerprints by Cadmium Complexation Using Low Temperature Photoluminescence Techniques

    Sensitivity Enhancement of Ninhydrin-Treated Latent Fingerprints by Enzymes and Metal Salts

    Laser Excited Luminescence of Inclusions and Fibers in Paper Matches

    Examination of U.S. Automotive Paints: I. Make and Model Determination of Hit-and-Run Vehicles by Reflectance Microspectrophotometry

    The Analysis of Polyvinylchloride Wire Insulation by Gel Permeation Chromatography

    Developments in Arson Analysis: A Comparison of Charcoal Adsorption and Direct Headspace Injection Techniques Using Fused Silica Capillary Gas Chromatography

    Preliminary Examination of Machine Copier Toners by Infrared Spectrophotometry and Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography

    Confirmation of Syva Enzyme Multiple Immunoassay Technique (EMIT®) d.a.u. and Roche Abuscreen® Radioimmunoassay (RIA) (125I) Urine Cannabinoid Immunoassays by Gas Chromatographic/Mass Spectrometric (GC/MS) and Bonded-Phase Adsorption/Thin-Layer Chromatographic (BPA-TLC) Methods

    Ensembles of Subclass Characteristics in Physical Evidence Examination

    Multicenter Evaluation of Ultrafiltration, Dialysis, and Thermal Coagulation as Sample Pretreatment Methods for the Colorimetric Determination of Paraquat in Blood and Tissues

    Identification of Fentanyl Derivatives

    Patterns in Sharp Force Fatalities—A Comprehensive Forensic Medical Study

    Hemolysis and Hyperkalemia Complicate Malignant Hyperpyrexia During Anesthetic Death

    The Value of Microscopic Features in the Examination of Human Head Hairs: Statistical Analysis of Questionnaire Returns

    The Value of Microscopic Features in the Examination of Human Head Hairs: Analysis of Comments Contained in Questionnaire Returns

    The Effect of Skin Cleansing Agents on Ethanol Results Measured with the Du Pont Automatic Clinical Analyzer

    Alcohol: Its Effect on Handwriting

    Bilateral Asymmetry of Long Arm Bones and Jugular Foramen: Implications for Handedness

    Ethical Concerns Expressed by Forensic Psychiatrists

    Relationship Security: The Dynamics of Keepers and Kept

    Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Murderers

    Pedophile Types and Treatment Perspectives

    Reptile Leather Trade: The Forensic Science Examiner's Role in Litigation and Wildlife Law Enforcement

    Once More Unto the Breech: The Firearms Evidence in the Sacco and Vanzetti Case Revisited: Part I

    Technique for Transferring Ink from a Written Line to a Thin-Layer Chromatographic Sheet

    Spectral Differentiation and Gas Chromatographic/Mass Spectrometric Analysis of the Lacrimators 2-Chloroacetophenone and o-Chlorobenzylidene Malononitrile

    Fractionation of Accelerants and Arson Residues by Solid Phase Extraction

    Three-Dimensional Presentation of Glass Density Versus Refractive Index Data

    The Breaking of Tempered Glass Vehicle Windows Using Broken Spark Plug Insulators

    Profiles of Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Metabolites in Urine of Marijuana Users: Preliminary Observations by High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Radioimmunoassay

    Screening for Barbiturates in Vitreous Humor by the EMIT®-st Serum Enzyme Immunoassay

    Comparison of Modern Typestyles

    Race Determination of Fragmentary Crania by Analysis of the Cranial Base

    A New Method for Softening Mummified Fingers

    Resolution of Some Enantiomeric Amines of Forensic Interest by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography

    The Effect of Tempered Glass on Bullet Trajectory

    Unusual Hanging Deaths

    Close Proximity Gunshot Residues

    Pharmaceutical Error Resulting in Fatal Diabetic Ketoacidosis

    A Fatality Involving Clomipramine

    Patterned Injury and Its Evidentiary Value

    Identification of the Murder Weapon by Intricate Patterned Injury Measurements

    Collision Marks on Plastic Materials on Motor Vehicles

    A Review of Death Investigation and Examination Medicolegal Guidelines and Checklists

    A Review of The Human Skull

    Miscellaneous Information

    Guest Editorial

    Letters to the Editor

    Effect of Hypothermia on Breath-Alcohol Analysis

    Comparison of Laser and Ultraviolet Techniques Used in the Detection of Body Secretions

    An Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) for Human Semen Identification Based on a Biotinylated Monoclonal Antibody to a Seminal Vesicle-Specific Antigen

    A Method for the Determination of MN Antigens in Dried Blood

    A Fiber Data Collection for Forensic Scientists—Collection and Examination Methods

    Quality Control for Amino Acid Visualization Reagents

    Forensic Science Applications of Diffuse Reflectance Infrared Fourier Transform Spectroscopy (DRIFTS): III. Direct Analysis of Polymeric Foams

    Enhanced Quantitative Analytical Capability with a Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometer by Use of an External Integrating Recorder

    Voice Stress Evaluators and Lie Detection

    Deaths Allegedly Caused by the Use of “Choke Holds” (Shime-Waza)

    Postmortem Findings of the Victims of the Jonestown Tragedy

    Central Pontine Myelinolysis: A Complication of Hyponatremia or of Therapeutic Intervention?

    Racial Variation in the Sternal Extremity of the Rib and Its Effect on Age Determination

    Motions of Passenger Cars in Low-Speed Falls Over Embankments

    The Treating Psychiatrist as Forensic Evaluator in Release Decisions

    The Psychiatrist's Role in Retrospective Determination of Suicide: An Uncertain Science

    Validation of Police Officer Recruit Candidates' Self-Reported Drug Use

    Vitreous Humor Chemistry: The Use of Potassium Concentration for the Prediction of the Postmortem Interval

    Evaluation of Textile Fiber Evidence: A Review

    The Effects of Deformed Shot on Shotgun Pellet Dispersion

    A Rapid Screening Technique for the Detection of Spermatozoa

    Determination of ABO Blood Groups by Radioimmunoassay Using 125I-Protein A

    Analysis of Dihydrocodeine in Urine Using Sep-Pak® C18 Cartridges for Sample Cleanup

    Examination of Correction Fluid Obliterations

    Analysis of 2-Hydroxyimipramine in an Imipramine-Related Fatality

    Rhabdomyolysis Following Violent Behavior and Coma

    The Confined Space-Hypoxia Syndrome

    Paternity Testing in a Kidnapping Case

    The Cutaneous Ink Sign: A Tipoff to Suicide or Suicide Notes

    A Review of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Psychoactive Drugs

    A Review of Medicolegal Postmortems—Guidelines for Crime Investigation

    Miscellaneous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    Simple, Rapid, and Unique Hand Techniques for Cross-Sectioning Fibers and Hair

    Laser Examination as an Additional Nondestructive Method of Ink Differentiation

    The Effects of Water-Soaking on Firing Distance Estimations

    Class Defects in Printwheel Typescript

    Postmortem Diagnosis of Meningococcemia by Detection of Capsular Polysaccharides

    Gas Chromatographic/Mass Spectrometric Analysis of Morphine and Codeine in Human Urine of Poppy Seed Eaters

    The Electrostatic Detection Apparatus (ESDA) and Its Effects on Latent Prints on Paper

    Barefoot Impressions—A Preliminary Study of Identification Characteristics and Population Frequency of Their Morphological Features

    Asphyxial Deaths as a Result of Aspiration of Dental Appliances: A Report of Three Cases

    Detection and Use of Salivary Hemagglutinins for Forensic Blood Grouping

    Estimation of Postmortem Interval Based on the Third Component of Complement (C3) Cleavage

    The Shielding Capacity of the Standard Military Flak Jacket Against Ballistic Injury to the Kidney

    Child Abuse Reporting Trends: An Unprecedented Threat to Confidentiality

    Evaluation of Sudden Death in Psychiatric Patients with Special Reference to Phenothiazine Therapy: Forensic Pathology

    Determination of Cause and Mode of Death Before and After Medicolegal Autopsy: A Comparative Study

    Patterns in Sharp Force Fatalities—A Comprehensive Forensic Medical Study: Part 2. Suicidal Sharp Force Injury in the Stockholm Area 1972–1984

    The Influence of Storage Temperature and Chemical Preservation on the Stability of Succinylcholine in Canine Tissue

    Correlation of Plasma Concentration and Effects of Succinylcholine in Dogs

    Pathological Spectrum of the Lung in Cases of Violent Death: Part I. Lesion Classification

    Pathological Spectrum of the Lung in Cases of Violent Death: Part II. Clinicopathologic Correlation

    The Bite Mark Standard Reference Scale—ABFO No. 2

    Statistical Evaluation of Truncated Breath-Alcohol Test Measurements

    Glycogenated Squamous Epithelial Cells as a Marker of Foreign Body Penetration in Sexual Assault

    Alternative Methods for Processing Arson Samples in Polyester Bags

    ANS (8-Anilinonaphthalene-1-Sulfonate)—A New Reagent for Detection of Latent Fingerprints

    An Extinction-Type Photometering Technique for Low-Light-Level Luminance Measurements in Accident Investigations

    A Report on the Use of Fully's Anatomical Method to Estimate Stature in Military Skeletal Remains

    Alterations in Human Bones and Teeth as a Result of Restricted Sun Exposure and Contact with Corrosive Agents

    A Fatality Involving U4Euh, A Cyclic Derivative of Phenylpropanolamine

    An Unusual Case of Child Abuse Homicide/Suicide

    An Infant Fatality Involving Ajmaline

    Osteological Individuality Indicative of Migrant Citrus Laboring


    Designer Drugs: Past History and Future Prospects

    3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) and Other Amphetamine Derivatives

    1-Methyl-4-Phenyl-1,2,3,6-Tetrahydropyridine (MPTP): One Designer Drug and Serendipity

    A Review of Comprehensive Index to the Journal of Forensic Sciences 1972–1986

    A Review of Human Blood Groups

    Letters to the Editor

    Analytical Methods for Developing Fibers as Forensic Science Proof: A Review with Comments

    Concentration Techniques for the Detection of Gunshot Residues by Scanning Electron Microscopy/Energy Dispersive X-Ray Analysis (SEM/EDX)

    Small Particle Reagent: Developing Latent Prints on Water-Soaked Firearms and Effect on Firearms Analysis

    Identification of Plant Stains Using High Performance Liquid Chromatography

    Simultaneous Identification of Alpha-L-Fucosidase and Phosphoglucomutase (PGM) Subtyping in Semen Stains

    A Study of Sex Identification of Trace, Dried Bloodstains Using a Y-Chromosome-Specific Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Probe

    The Classification of Photocopies by Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry

    The Status of Training for Questioned Document Examiners in the United States

    Class Characteristics of Hispanic Writing in the Southeastern United States

    Death in the Dental Chair

    Upper Cervical Trauma in Motor Vehicle Collisions

    Application of Trace Evidence in the Forensic Medical Examination

    The Epidemiology of Fatal Burn Injuries

    Cocaine- and Methamphetamine-Related Deaths in San Diego County (1987): Homicides and Accidental Overdoses

    Compulsive Gambling and the Expert Witness

    When Doctors Divulge: Is There a “Threat from Within” to Psychiatric Confidentiality?

    A Preliminary Classification of the Writing Elements of Chinese Characters

    A Problem of Hydrocarbon Profile Modification by Charcoal

    Use of Glue Gun in Forensic Anthropology and Pathologic Bone Reconstruction Cases

    Use of the Cranial Base in the Identification of Fire Victims

    A Look at Newer Photocopiers

    Writer's Palmar Impressions

    Isoelectrophoretogram of Gazelle Hemoglobin—A Suggested Tool for Proving Hunting Offenses

    Time Since Death Definition by Experimental Reproduction of Lucilia Sericata Cycles in Growth Cabinet

    Tissue Distribution of Cocaine in a Pregnant Woman

    Craniofacial Dysmorphism in Mozart's Skull

    Two Six-Shot Suicides in Close Geographic and Temporal Proximity

    Concealment of the Body in Drug Deaths

    Fatal Intoxication by Remoxipride

    Lung Embolism with Liquid Silicone

    A Review of Poison Detection in Human Organs

    A Review of Electrical Fire Analysis

    A Review of Luke Karamazov

    Miscellous Information

    Letters to the Editor

    The Forensic Science Implications of Site and Temporal Influences on Postmortem Blood-Drug Concentrations

    The Application of a Simple and Inexpensive Modified Carbon Wire Adsorption/Solvent Extraction Technique to the Analysis of Accelerants and Volatile Organic Compounds in Arson Debris

    The Characterization of Plastic Automobile Bumper Bars Using Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR), Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography (PGC), and Energy Dispersive X-Ray Microanalysis Combined with a Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM-EDX)

    Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Detection by Means of Enzyme Immunoassay: A Useful Method in Forensic Pregnancy Diagnosis in Bloodstains

    An Investigation of Known Blue, Red, and Black Dyes Used in the Coloration of Cotton Fibers

    Synthesis and Spectral Properties of 2,5-Dimethoxy-4-Ethoxyamphetamine and Its Precursors

    The Use of Isoelectric Focusing to Identify Rhinoceros Keratins

    The Cocaine Body-Packer Syndrome: Evaluation of a Method of Contrast Study of the Bowel

    Death as a Result of Asthma in Wayne County Medical Examiner Cases, 1975–1987

    The Significance of Postmortem Radiographs in Infants

    Identifying Simulations: Practical Considerations

    Improving Information Management in a Metropolitan Coroner's Office. Part 1: Design and Implementation of a Cost-Effective Minicomputer System with Initial Applications for the Toxicology Laboratory

    The Polygraph and Psychiatrists

    Incompetency to Stand Trial: Treatment Unaffected by Demographic Variables

    Sleep Violence—Forensic Science Implications: Polygraphic and Video Documentation

    Prison Mental Health Services: Results of a National Survey of Standards, Resources, Administrative Structure, and Litigation

    Application of the VSC-1/Atari 1040ST Image-Processing System to Forensic Document Problems

    A Modification of the Microplate Method for Reverse ABO Typing of Bloodstains and Additional Validation Studies

    The Effects of Heat Upon the Glyoxalase I Isoenzyme

    Deciphering Bloody Imprints Through Chemical Enhancement

    Positive Identification of American Indian Skeletal Remains from Radiograph Comparison

    Single Wound Produced by Simultaneous Discharge of Both Shells from a Double-Barrel Shotgun

    A Fatal Interaction of Methocarbamol and Ethanol in an Accidental Poisoning

    A Dextromoramide-Related Fatality

    Killer Pop Machines

    Case Report: Nonfracture-Associated Fatal Fat Embolism in a Case of Child Abuse

    Review of Needle Sharing Among Intravenous Drug Abusers

    A Review of Pathology Annual 1988, Part II

    A Review of Explaining Criminal Behavior

    Letters to the Editor

    Genetic Markers in Human Bone: I. Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Analysis

    Evaluation of Instrumental Parameters for Automated Scanning Electron Microscopy/Gunshot Residue Particle Analysis

    An Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) for Trinitrotoluene (TNT) Residue on Hands

    Representative Sampling of Drug Seizures in Multiple Containers

    The Identification and Quantitation of Pharmaceutical Preparations by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

    Comparison of Minute Smears of Lipstick by Microspectrophotometry and Scanning Electron Microscopy/Energy-Dispersive Spectroscopy

    Peak Blood-Ethanol Concentration and the Time of Its Occurrence After Rapid Drinking on an Empty Stomach

    Toxicological Investigation of Liquid Petroleum Gas Explosion: Human Model for Propane/Ethyl Mercaptan Exposures

    Pitfalls in the Diagnosis of Drug Smuggler's Abdomen

    Body Retrieval and Morgue Operation at the Crash of United Flight 232

    Azygos Vein Laceration Due to Blunt Trauma

    Fentanyl-Related Deaths: Demographics, Circumstances, and Toxicology of 112 Cases

    Effects of the Taser in Fatalities Involving Police Confrontation

    Classification and Identification of Photocopying Toners by Diffuse Reflectance Infrared Fourier Transform Spectroscopy (DRIFTS): I. Preliminary Results

    Detection of Nonvisible Writings by Infrared Luminescence and Ultraviolet Fluorescence

    Document Examinations of Handwriting with a Straightedge or a Writing Guide

    A Methodology for Near-Optimal Computational Superimposition of Two-Dimensional Digital Facial Photographs and Three-Dimensional Cranial Surface Meshes

    Use of the Ventral Arc in Pubic Sex Determination

    Maxillary Suture Obliteration: A Test of the Mann Method

    Analysis of Six Vietnamese Trophy Skulls

    Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism Analysis of Forensic Science Casework in the People's Republic of China

    Effect of Heroin in Decomposing Tissues on the Development Rate of Boettcherisca peregrina (Diptera, Sarcophagidae) and Implications of This Effect on Estimation of Postmortem Intervals Using Arthropod Development Patterns

    A Simple Histochemical Technique for the Identification of Gunshot Residue

    Simultaneous Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry Assay of Methadone and 2-Ethyl-1, 5-Dimethyl-3,3-Diphenylpyrrolidine (EDDP) in Urine

    Use of a Silicon Carbide Sampling Accessory for the Diffuse Reflectance Infrared Fourier Transform Analysis of Samples of Interest to Forensic Science

    A Practical Technique for the Fabrication of Transparent Bite Mark Overlays

    Haptoglobin Phenotyping from Older Bloodstains by Enzyme Immunoassay and Haptoglobin Phenotypes Within a Nebraska Caucasian Population

    Phosphoglucomutase (PGM) Grouping of Bloodstains on Silver

    Mass Spectrometry in Forensic Chemistry: 1. Pigment Identification by Direct Mixture Analysis in a Case of Bank Note Falsification

    Appearance of Aminorex as a Designer Analog of Methylaminorex

    A Unique Case of Congenital Bilateral Absence of Parietal Bones in a Neonate

    Fatal Taxine Poisoning from Yew Leaf Ingestion

    Finding of a Bullet in the Cervical Column of a Body Hit by a Train

    Determination of Postmortem Interval by Arthropod Succession: A Case Study from the Hawaiian Islands

    Entrapment of a Cat in a New-Style Pet Food Container

    A Review of Criminalistics—An Introduction to Forensic Science, Fourth Edition

    A Review of Formaldehyde Sensitivity and Toxicity

    A Review of Law Enforcement: A Human Relations Approach

    Letters to the Editor

    Reporting of Highly Individual Genetic Typing Results: A Practical Approach

    Isolation of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) from Saliva and Forensic Science Samples Containing Saliva

    Ribosomal Ribonucleic Acid (rRNA) Gene Typing for Species Identification

    Evaluation of Four Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Extraction Protocols for DNA Yield and Variation in Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (RFLP) Sizes Under Varying Gel Conditions

    Isoelectric Focusing of Human Hair Keratins: Correlation with Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate-Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE) Patterns and Effect of Cosmetic Treatments

    The Effect of Ibuprofen on Ethanol Concentration and Elimination Rate

    Comparison Analysis of Illicit Cocaine Samples

    A Rapid Gas Chromatographic Method for the Fingerprinting of Illicit Cocaine Samples

    Application of Empore C-8 Extraction Disks for Screening Urine in Systematic Toxicological Analysis

    Fourier Transform Infrared Analyses of Some Particulate Drug Mixtures Using a Diamond Anvil Cell with a Beam Condenser and an Infrared Microscope

    The Analysis and Identification of Steroids

    Fourier Transform Infrared/Raman Differentiation and Characterization of Cis- and Trans-2,5-Dimethoxy-4,β-Dimethyl-β'-Nitrostyrenes: Precursors to the Street Drug STP

    Differentiation of Side Chain Isomers of Ring-Substituted Amphetamines Using Gas Chromatography/Infrared/Mass Spectrometry (GC/IR/MS)

    Analysis of Ballpoint Pen Inks by Diffuse Reflectance Infrared Spectrometry

    A Study of Paint Coat Characteristics Produced by Spray Paints from Shaken and Nonshaken Spray Cans

    Neck Injuries: I. Occipitoatlantal Dislocation—A Pathologic Study of Twelve Traffic Fatalities

    Neck Injuries: II. Atlantoaxial Dislocation—A Pathologic Study of 14 Traffic Fatalities

    Religion, Political Leadership, Charisma, and Mental Illness: The Strange Story of Louis Riel

    Correlation of Trauma and Cause of Death to Accident Reconstruction: A Case of a Flight Accident Report

    Big Game Species Identification by Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Probes

    Effect of Storage Conditions on Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (RFLP) Analysis of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Bound to Positively Charged Nylon Membranes

    Visualization Method for Fingerprints on Skin by Impression on a Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Semirigid Sheet

    Developments in the Analysis of Writing Inks on Questioned Documents

    A Simple High-Pressure Anvil and Template Device for the Production of Infrared Spectra from Microfiber Samples

    Comparison of Abbott Fluorescence Polarization Immunoassay (FPIA) and Roche Radioimmunoassay for the Analyses of Cannabinoids in Urine Specimens

    Direct Analysis for Cocaine in Urine by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) Using a Column-Switching Technique

    Elevator Surfing: A Deadly New Form of Joyriding

    Fatal Dissecting Aneurysm of the Internal Carotid Artery with Delayed Symptoms Following Facial Impact

    An Explosive Drug Case

    Bullet Identification: A Case of a Fatal Hunting Accident Resolved by Comparison of Lead Shot Using Instrumental Neutron Activation Analysis

    A Review of Tire Imprint Evidence

    A Review of When Children Kill: The Dynamics of Homicide

    A Review of The Acoustics of Crime: The New Science of Forensic Phonetics

    Letters to the Editor

    PCR Amplification and Typing of the HLA DQα Gene in Forensic Samples

    Detection of Prostate Specific Antigen by ELISA

    Military Drug Positive Rates in the European Theater Drug Rates in Europe

    Efficacy of 1% Sodium Fluoride as a Preservative in Urine Samples Containing Glucose and Candida albicans

    Analysis of Phencyclidine and Cocaine in Human Hair by Tandem Mass Spectrometry

    The Effect of Food on Alcohol Absorption and Elimination Patterns

    A Computerized Neural Network Method for Pattern Recognition of Cocaine Signatures

    Forensic Comparison of Household Aluminum Foils Using Elemental Composition by Inductively Coupled Plasma—Atomic Emission Spectrometry

    Preliminary Observations of the Effects of Amitriptyline in Decomposing Tissues on the Development of Parasarcophaga ruficornis (Diptera: Sarcophagidae) and Implications of This Effect to Estimation of Postmortem Interval

    Characteristic Features of Entrance Wounds from Hollow-Point Bullets

    Detection of Fatal Therapeutic Misadventures by an Urban Medico-Legal System

    Atypical Gunshot Exit Defects to the Cranial Vault

    Asphyxial Deaths Due to Hanging in Children

    Deaths Caused by Lightning

    Autoerotic Fatalities with Power Hydraulics

    The National Crime Information Center (NCIC) Missing and Unidentified Persons System Revisited

    The A.B.F.O. Study of Third Molar Development and Its Use as an Estimator of Chronological Age

    Magnetic Flake Powders for Fingerprint Development

    Forgery I—Simulation

    Forgery II—Tracing

    Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Section Awards: Research by Fellows in Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology Introduction

    Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Section Prize Winning Papers

    A Comparison of Sexual Victimization in the Childhoods of Pedophiles and Hebephiles

    A Technique for Comparing Soil Colors in the Forensic Laboratory

    Effects of Nonoxinol-9 on the Ability to Obtain DNA Profiles from Postcoital Vaginal Swabs

    A Rapid Dot-Blot Method for Species Identification of Bloodstains

    The Structural Identification of a Methyl Analog of Methaqualone via 2-Dimensional NMR Techniques

    A Video Darkroom for the Document Examiner

    Poisonings Associated with Cyanide in Over the Counter Cold Medication in Washington State, 1991

    Fatality Due to Recreational Use of Chlorodifluoromethane and Chloropentafluoroethane

    The Meaning of an Accessory Projectile

    Cerebral Intraventricular Lipoma and Sudden Death

    Review of Advances in Fingerprint Technology

    Letters to the Editor

    Applications of Fourier Transform Raman Spectroscopy in Forensic Science

    The Assessment of Frequency Estimates of Hae III-Generated VNTR Profiles in Various Reference Databases

    Forensic Application of Repetitive DNA Markers to the Species Identification of Animal Tissues

    Identification of the Heme Compound Copurified with Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) from Bloodstains, a Major Inhibitor of Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Amplification

    Radiographic Identification of Unknown Human Remains and Interpreter Experience Level

    De Clérambault Syndrome (Erotomania) in the Criminal Justice System: Another Look at This Recurring Problem

    Time and Distance as Solvability Factors in Murder Cases

    Firearm Suicides During Confrontations with Police

    Graduate Education in ‘Conventional’ Criminalistics: A Proposal and Reactions

    A DNA-Based Approach to the Identification of Insect Species Used for Postmorten Interval Estimation

    Handling and Interpretation of Crossbow Injuries

    The Reliability of Skull/Photograph Superimposition in Individual Identification

    Pedophiles' Ratings of Adult and Child Photographs Using a Semantic Differential

    3′,4′,5′-Trimethoxy-Substituted Analogs of Cocaine, Cis-/Trans-Cinnamoylcocaine and Tropacocaine: Characterization and Quantitation of New Alkaloids in Coca Leaf, Coca Paste and Refined Illicit Cocaine

    Microanalysis of Carbon Monoxide in Blood by Head-Space Capillary Gas Chromatography

    Reanalysis of Forensic Urine Specimens Containing Benzoylecgonine and THC-COOH

    Postmortem Clomipramine: Therapeutic or Toxic Concentrations?

    Pop-Rock Music as Precipitating Cause in Youth Suicide

    Impurity Profiling Analysis of Illicit Methamphetamine by Capillary Gas Chromatography

    GC Quantitative Determination of Illicit LSD

    Genetic Typing of the DQA1*4 Alleles by Restriction Enzyme Digestion of the PCR Product Obtained with the DQ Alpha Amplitype™ Kit

    The Use of Minisatellite Variant Repeat—Polymerase Chain Reaction (MVR-PCR) to Determine the Source of Saliva on a Used Postage Stamp

    The Identification of Gunshot Residue Particles from Lead-Free Sintox Ammunition

    Computer Enhancement of Evidence Through Background Noise Suppression

    Achalasia, The Valsalva Maneuver, and Sudden Death: A Case Report

    Delayed Fatal Hemothorax Due to Traumatic Carotid Dissection: A Case Report of a Previously Unreported Cause of Death

    SEM Analysis of Incinerated Teeth as an Aid to Positive Identification

    Prenatal Exclusion of Paternity by PCR-FLP Analysis of VNTR

    Charles C. Fulton (1900–1992), Microcrystal Test Pioneer

    College and University Forensic Science Programs—Graduate and Undergraduate

    A Review of the Pencil

    Miscellous Information


    Letters to the Editor

    Identification of Orthopedic Device Manufacturer

    Region Does Not Mean “Race”—Reality Versus Convention in Forensic Anthropology

    A Professional Profile of Diplomates of the American Board of Forensic Anthropology: 1984–1992

    Involuntary Electro-Convulsive Therapy to Restore Competency to Stand Trial: A Five Year Study in New York State

    Obsessional Harassment and Erotomania in a Criminal Court Population

    The Medical Examiner in War

    Childhood Homicide in Paris, 1990–1993: A Report of 81 Cases

    Fatalities Involving Bicycles: A Non-random Population

    Elevated Postmortem Tryptase in the Absence of Anaphylaxis

    Homicidal Cardiac Lacerations in Children

    Fatal Anorectal Injuries: A Series of Four Cases

    Further Comments on the Estimation of Error Associated with the Gustafson Dental Age Estimation Method

    Flow Chart HLA-DQA1 Genotyping and Its Application to a Forensic Case

    Fixed Bin Frequency Distributions for the VNTR Locus D5S110 in General United States Reference Databases

    Sex Determination of Forensic Samples by Simultaneous PCR Amplification of α-Satellite DNA from Both the X and Y Chromosomes

    Visualization Fluids: The Search for an Inexpensive Alternative to Chlorinated Fluorocarbons

    Application of Micellar Electrokinetic Capillary Chromatography to Forensic Analysis of Barbiturates in Biological Fluids

    Development of a Fluoroimmunoassay for the Detection of Buprenorphine in Urine

    Systematic Toxicological Analysis Using HPLC/DAD

    The Detection of Opiate Drugs in Nontraditional Specimens (Clothing): A Report of Ten Cases

    AmpliType® PM and HLA DQα Typing from Pap Smear, Semen Smear, and Postcoital Slides

    French Caucasian Population Data for HUMTH01 and HUMFES/FPS Short Tandem Repeat (STR) Systems

    The Use of DAPI As a Replacement for Ethidium Bromide in Forensic DNA Analysis

    Consistency and Reproducibility of AmpliType® PM Results Between Seven Laboratories: Field Trial Results

    Fixed Bin Population Data for the VNTR Loci D1S7, D2S44, D4S139, D5S110, and D17S79 in Chinese from Taiwan

    Use of the Scanning Electron Microscope to Examine Fiber Impressions on Typewriter Correction Tape

    Using the Video Spectral Comparator in the Comparison of Carbon Copies and Carbon Paper Impressions

    Resin Dental Casts as an Aid in Bite Mark Identification

    The Location of Hyoid Fractures in Strangulation Revealed by Xeroradiography

    Optical Analyses of Eyeglass Lens Fragments and the Unexpected Detection of Oral Sperm in a Homicide Case

    DNA Analysis of Dental Pulp to Link Incinerated Remains of Homicide Victim to Crime Scene

    Definitive Identification of an Exceptionally High Methanol Concentration in an Intoxication of a Surviving Infant: Methanol Metabolism by First-Order Elimination Kinetics

    Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of a Bullet Path: Validation by Computed Radiography

    A Review of Forensic Stylistics

    A Review of The Art and Science of Handwriting

    A Review of Death Investigator's Hand Book: A Field Guide to Crime Scene Processing, Forensic Evaluations, and Investigative Techniques

    Letters to the Editor

    A Bayesian Approach to Adult Human Age Estimation from Dental Observations by Johanson's Age Changes

    A Survey of Gunshot Residue Analysis Methods

    Comparison of Individual Carpet Fibers Using Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence

    Postgraduate Forensic Science Education in Turkey

    Poppy Seeds: Differences in Morphine and Codeine Content and Variation in Inter- and Intra-Individual Excretion

    High-Performance Liquid Chromatographic Analysis with Fluorescence Detection of Ethyl Centralite and 2,4-Dinitrotoluene in Gunshot Residues After Derivatization with 9-Fluorenylmethylchloroformate

    Postmortem Distribution and Redistribution of Morphine in Man

    Long-Term Validation Study of Bitewing Dental Radiographs for Forensic Identification

    1995 Awards for the Best Research Papers by Fellows in Forensic Psychiatry/Psychology Psychiatry & Behavioral Science Section

    Co-Morbidity of Alcoholism and the Paraphilias

    Medically Serious Suicide Attempts in a Jail with a Suicide-Prevention Program

    Deaths Due to Foreign Body Aspiration in Children: The Continuing Hazard of Toy Balloons

    Fatal Light Aircraft Accidents in Ontario: A Five Year Study

    Studies of Techniques for Analysis of Photocopy Toners by IR

    ABO Genotyping Following a Single PCR Amplification

    ABO Genotyping of Suspects from Sperm DNA Isolated from Postcoital Samples in Sex Crimes

    Gender Determination of Forensic Samples Using PCR Amplification of ZFX/ZFY Gene Sequences

    Sex Determination of Dried Blood Stains Using the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) with Homologous X-Y Primers of the Zinc Finger Protein Gene

    Population Data on the Loci LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8, and GC in Three Southwest European Populations

    A Flowchart System for the Identification of Common Synthetic Fibers by Polarized Light Microscopy

    HPLC Analysis of Solvent Yellow 124—The Marker in Diesel Oil

    A Particular Case of Oxidation Colors on Bulb Filament After a Car Crash

    Identification of a Killer by a Definitive Sneaker Pattern and His Beating Instruments by Their Distinctive Patterns

    “Hyperacute” Subdural Hematoma: CT Mimic of Recurrent Episodes of Bleeding in the Setting of Child Abuse

    Not Under the Hammer: A Revolver Suicide

    Fentanyl Patches Left on Dead Bodies—Potential Source of Drug for Abusers

    Case Report: Distribution of Methamphetamine in a Massive Fatal Ingestion

    A Review of: A Field Guide for Human Skeletal Identification

    A Review of: The Death of Old Man Rice

    A Review of: Wound Ballistics—And the Scientific Background

    A Review of: Cause of Death

    A Review of: The Detection of Human Remains

    Sexual Determination of the Femur Using Discriminant Functions. Analysis of a Spanish Population of Known Sex and Age

    Attribution of Foot Bones to Sex and Population Groups

    Skeletal Evidence for Child Abuse: A Physical Anthropological Perspective

    The Search for Father Bachelot: First Catholic Missionary to the Hawaiian Islands (1827–1837)

    Interpreting DNA Mixtures

    Evaluation of Independence Assumptions for PCR-Based and Protein-Based Genetic Markers in New Jersey Caucasians

    Using a Graphical Method to Assist the Evaluation of Complicated Patterns of Evidence

    The Effect of Ethnic and Racial Population Substructuring on the Estimation of Multi-Locus Fixed-Bin VNTR RFLP Genotype Probabilities

    The Effect of Sampling Error and Measurement Error and Its Correlation on the Estimation of Multi-Locus Fixed-Bin VNTR RFLP Genotype Probabilities

    Lesser Alkaloids of Cocaine-Bearing Plants. Part I: Nicotinoyl-, 2′-Pyrroloyl, and 2′- and 3′-Furanoylecgonine Methyl Ester—Isolation and Mass Spectral Characterization of Four New Alkaloids of South American Erythroxylum coca Var. coca

    The Filtering Effects of Various Household Fabrics on the Pollen Content of Hash Oil (Cannabis Extract)

    Suicidal Terrorist Bombings in Israel—Identification of Human Remains

    Death Registration: History, Methods, and Legal Issues

    A National Survey of Autopsy Cost and Workload

    Effects of 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine in Decomposing Tissues on the Development of Parasarcophaga ruficornis (Diptera: Sarcophagidae) and Detection of the Drug in Postmortem Blood, Liver Tissue, Larvae, and Puparia

    The Diagnostic Value of the Diatom Test for Drowning, I. Utility: A Retrospective Analysis of 771 Cases of Drowning in Ontario, Canada

    The Diagnostic Value of the Diatom Test for Drowning, II. Validity: Analysis of Diatoms in Bone Marrow and Drowning Medium

    Enantioselective Separation of Methadone and Its Main Metabolite in Human Hair by Liquid Chromatography/Ion Spray-Mass Spectrometry

    Postmortem Diffusion of Tracheal Lidocaine into Heart Blood Following Intubation for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

    A Fraudulent Case Involving Novel Ink Eradicating Methods

    The Effects of Fingermark Enhancement Light Sources on Subsequent PCR-STR DNA Analysis of Fresh Bloodstains

    Comparison of the Eluting Efficiency of Carbon Disulfide with Diethyl Ether: The Case for Laboratory Safety

    Characterization of Lachrymators by Ambient Temperature Ion Mobility Spectrometry

    Effects of Toluidine Blue and Destaining Reagents Used in Sexual Assault Examinations on the Ability to Obtain DNA Profiles from Postcoital Vaginal Swabs

    An Improved Method to Recover Saliva from Human Skin: The Double Swab Technique

    An Indoor Air Quality-Pharmacokinetic Simulation of Passive Inhalation of Marijuana Smoke and the Resultant Buildup of 11-Nor-Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-Carboxylic Acid in Urine

    Predatory Violence During Mass Murder

    Sudden Cardiac Death During Exercise Due to an Isolated Multiple Anomaly of the Left Coronary Artery in a 12-Year-Old Girl: Clinicopathologic Findings

    Death of Two Subjects Due to Imipramine and Desipramine Metabolite Accumulation During Chronic Therapy: A Review of the Literature and Possible Mechanisms

    Zopiclone Fatality in a Hospitalized Patient

    Diethyl Ether, a Chemical Asphyxiant Used as a Prelude to Homicide: A Report of Three Cases


    Miscellanous Information

    Cranial Thickness in American Females and Males

    Sex Determination from the Ribs of Contemporary Turks

    Excavation of a Vietnam-Era Aircraft Crash Site: Use of Cross-Cultural Understanding and Dual Forensic Recovery Methods

    Analysis of Accelerants and Fire Debris Using Aroma Detection Technology

    Use of Acidified Hydrogen Peroxide to Remove Excess Gun Blue from Gun Blue-Treated Cartridge Cases and to Develop Latent Prints on Untreated Cartridge Cases

    Short UV Luminescence for Forensic Applications: Design of a Real-Time Observation System for Detection of Latent Fingerprints and Body Fluids

    Evaluation of the Human Hair Root for DNA Typing Subsequent to Microscopic Comparison

    Rapid PCR for Identity Testing Using a Battery-Powered Miniature Thermal Cycler

    Forensic Palynology: Variation in the Pollen Content of Soil Surface Samples

    Criminal and Behavioral Aspects of Juvenile Sexual Homicide

    Identification of Ammunition from Gunshot Residues and Other Cartridge Related Materials—A Preliminary Model Using .22 Caliber Rimfire Ammunition

    Unconfirmed Canine Accelerant Detection: A Reliability Issue in Court

    Post-Traumatic Movement Disorders: Effect of the Legal System on Outcome

    Criminal and Behavioral Aspects of Juvenile Sexual Homicide

    A New Method of Identifying Writing Sequence with the Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope

    Classification and Identification of Color Photocopiers By FT-IR and GC/MS

    Accuracy of Bite Mark Overlays: A Comparison of Five Common Methods to Produce Exemplars from a Suspect's Dentition

    The Natural Decomposition of Adipocere

    A 15 Year Retrospective Review of Homicide in the Elderly

    Subdural Neomembranes and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

    Death Investigation in Canada

    Postmortem Amitriptyline Pharmacokinetics in Pigs after Oral and Intravenous Routes of Administration

    Considerations in the Interpretation of Urine Analyses in Suspected Opiate Intoxications

    Setting Cutoff Concentrations for Immunoassay Screening of Postmortem Blood

    Evaluation of the Accuracy of On-Site Multi-Analyte Drug Testing Devices in the Determination of the Prevalence of Illicit Drugs in Drivers

    Xylazine Toxicity—Literature Review and Report of Two Cases

    Quechua Amerindian Population Characterized by HLA-DQα, YNZ22, 3′APO B, HUMTH01, and HUMVWA31A polymorphisms

    D4S43 Locus DNA Typing in the Japanese Population and Application to Teeth with Degraded DNA

    The DRPLA CAG Repeats in an Italian Population Sample: Evaluation of the Polymorphism for Forensic Applications

    Human Orosomucoid (ORM1) Subtyping: Further Population Genetic Data and Reports on the Feasibility to Type Aged Blood Samples and Stains

    Experimental Single Controlled Study of Burned Bones: Contribution of Scanning Electron Microscopy

    Analysis of Shrinkage in Human Fetal Diaphyseal Lengths from Fresh to Dry Bone Using Petersohn and Köhler's Data

    Correlation of Body Mass Index with Thoracic and Abdominal Panniculus

    Origin and Gender Determination of Dried Blood on a Statue of the Virgin Mary

    Evidence of Polydrug Use Using Hair Analysis: A Fatal Case Involving Heroin, Cocaine, Cannabis, Chloroform, Thiopental and Ketamine

    Citation Trends and Practices in the Journal of Forensic Sciences as Documented by ISI's Journal Citation Report


    Obituary Robert Burns Forney, Sr., Ph. D. 1916–1997

    Miscellaneous Information

    Iliac Cancellous Bone in Drug Addicts: A Histomorphometric Study

    Analysis of Blunt Trauma Injuries: Vertical Deceleration Versus Horizontal Deceleration Injuries

    The Evidential Value of Paint. Part II: A Bayesian Approach

    A Study of Illicit Cocaine Seizure Classification by Pattern Recognition Techniques Applied to Metal Data

    A New Method for Fiber Comparison Using Polarized Infrared Microspectroscopy*

    Forensic Classification of Polyester Fibers by Infrared Dichroic Ratio Pattern Recognition

    Practical GC/MS Analysis of Oxidation Dye Components in Hair Fiber as a Forensic Investigative Procedure

    Infrared Spectra of U.S. Automobile Original Topcoats (1974–1989): V. Identification of Organic Pigments Used in Red Nonmetallic and Brown Nonmetallic and Metallic Monocoats—DPP Red BO and Thioindigo Bordeaux

    Heat Transfer Testing of Thermal-Magnetic Circuit Breakers

    Assassination in the United States: An Operational Study of Recent Assassins, Attackers, and Near-Lethal Approachers

    Suicides May Be Overreported and Accidents Underreported Among Fatalities Due to Dextropropoxyphene

    Evaluation of Clinician Accuracy in Describing Gunshot Wound Injuries

    Detection of Anabolic Steroids in Head Hair

    Morphine Perfused Rabbits: A Tool for Experiments in Forensic Entomotoxicology

    Determination of Drug Levels in Larvae of Lucilia sericata (Diptera: Calliphoridae) Reared on Rabbit Carcasses Containing Morphine

    Effects of Morphine in Decomposing Bodies on the Development of Lucilia sericata (Diptera: Calliphoridae)

    Methamphetamine-Related Deaths in San Francisco: Demographic, Pathologic, and Toxicologic Profiles

    Zolpidem Distribution in Postmortem Cases

    Determination of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide in Body Fluids by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography and Fluorescence Detection—A More Sensitive Method Suitable for Routine Use

    The Determination of Lysergide (LSD) in Urine by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography-Isotope Dilution Mass Spectrometry (IDMS)

    A Survey on the Conclusions Drawn on the Same Footwear Marks Obtained in Actual Cases by Several Experts Throughout the World

    Use of Combined Frequencies for RFLP and PCR Based Loci in Determining Match Probability

    Allele Frequency Distribution of the STR Loci HUMPTOX, HUMTH01 and HUMVWA in Asturias (North Spain)

    Maine Caucasian Population DNA Database Using Twelve Short Tandem Repeat Loci

    Simple and Rapid Color Screening Tests for Flunitrazepam (Rohypnol)

    Computed Dental Radiography Used to Reproduce Antemortem Film Position

    The Use of Cadaver Dogs in Locating Scattered, Scavenged Human Remains: Preliminary Field Test Results

    Preparation of Carboxyhemoglobin Standards and Calculation of Spectrophotometric Quantitation Constants

    Ion Chromatographic Analysis of Corrosive Materials in Product Tampering Investigations

    Fine Resolution of Pollen Patterns in Limited Space: Differentiating a Crime Scene and Alibi Scene Seven Meters Apart

    Erotomania, Triangulation, and Homicide

    Death During Percutaneous Insertion of an Intraaortic Balloon Pump

    Methods for Identification of 28 Burn Victims Following a 1996 Bus Accident in Spain

    Human Herpesvirus-6 and Sudden Death in Infancy: Report of a Case and Review of the Literature

    Sudden Death in Right Ventricular Dysplasia with Minimal Gross Abnormalities

    An Unusual Case of Railway Suicide

    Another Death Due to Ingestion of Nicotiana glauca

    Allele and Genotype Frequencies for the STR Locus D18S51 in a Western German Population

    Commentary on Morgan M, Schramm J, Kofoed P, Steensberg J, and Theilade P. Automobile Exhaust as a Means of Suicide: An Experimental Study with a Proposed Model. J Forensic Sci July;43(4):827–836.

    Commentary on Giles A, Commentary on Gernandt MN, Urlaub JJ, An Introduction to the Gel Pen. J Forensic Sci 1996 May; 41(3):503–4. J Forensic Sci 1997; 42(4):759

    Commentary on Postmortem diagnosis of leukodystrophies Shields LBE, Corey Handy T, Parker JC, Burns C. Postmortem diagnosis of leukodystrophies. J Forensic Sci 1998;43:1068–1071.

    Authors' Response

    Review of Bone Voyage: A Journey in Forensic Anthropology

    Review of Tainting Evidence Inside the Scandals at the FBI Crime Lab

    Review of Forensic DNA Profiling Protocols

    Review of Neurotraumatology: Biomechanic Aspects Cytologic and Molecular Mechanisms. Research in Legal Medicine, Vol. 17.

    Miscellaneous Information

    Symposium: Essays Honoring T. Dale Stewart, M.D. (1901–1997)

    The Forensic Anthropology Legacy of T. Dale Stewart (1901–1997)

    Becoming Respectable: T. Dale Stewart and the Acceptance of Forensic Anthropology in the Academic Community

    Dr. T. Dale Stewart's Travels

    T. Dale Stewart: Remembrances of a Scholar and Colleague

    Archaeology, Science and Forensic Anthropology: A Tribute to Dr. T. Dale Stewart

    T. Dale Stewart's Perspective on His Career as a Forensic Anthropologist at the Smithsonian

    Publications of T. Dale Stewart (1901–1997)

    Sex Differences in Proximal Humeral Outline Shape: Elliptical Fourier Functions

    Age Estimation by Occlusal Tooth Wear

    Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometric Characterization of Nail Polishes and Paint Surfaces

    Physical and Chemical Evidence Remaining After the Explosion of Large Improvised Bombs. Part 1: Firings of Ammonium Nitrate/Sugar and Urea Nitrate

    Physical and Chemical Evidence Remaining After the Explosion of Large Improvised Bombs. Part 2: Firings of Calcium Ammonium Nitrate/Sugar Mixtures

    The Relationship Between Substance Use, Drug Selling, and Lethal Violence in 25 Juvenile Murderers

    Fingerprint Enhancement Revisited and the Effects of Blood Enhancement Chemicals on Subsequent Profiler Plus™ Fluorescent Short Tandem Repeat DNA Analysis of Fresh and Aged Bloody Fingerprints

    The Role of the Dental Hygienist in Mass Disasters

    Clinical and Forensic Indicators of “Suicide by Cop”

    Aging and Homicide Rates

    A Review of Crane Deaths in Jefferson County, Alabama

    A 36-Year History of Fatal Road Rage in Marion County, Oregon: 1963–1998

    Hair Analysis: Self-Reported Use of “Speed” and “Ecstasy” Compared with Laboratory Findings

    Analysis of Morphine by RIA and HPLC in Fingernail Clippings Obtained from Heroin Users

    Solid-Phase Extraction for Profiling of Ecstasy Tablets

    Olanzapine Concentrations in Clinical Serum and Postmortem Blood Specimens—When Does Therapeutic Become Toxic?

    The FAA's Postmortem Forensic Toxicology Self-Evaluated Proficiency Test Program: The First Seven Years

    Population Frequency for the Short Tandem Repeat Loci D18S849, D3S1744, and D12S1090 in Caucasian-Mestizo and African Descent Populations of Colombia

    Population Genetics of Nine STR Loci in Two Populations from Brazil

    Swiss Allele Frequencies and Haplotypes of 7 Y-Specific STRs

    The Distribution of D1S80 and VWA Alleles in a Karen Population from Northern Thailand

    Population Genetics of the D1S1656, D12S391, and D18S535 Loci in Asturias (North Spain)

    Threat Mail and Forensic Science: DNA Profiling from Items of Evidence After Treatment with DFO

    Analysis of Primer Residue from Lead Free Ammunition by X-Ray Microfluorescence

    The Detection and Analysis of Ignitable Liquid Residues Extracted from Human Skin Using SPME/GC

    Sex Variation in the Second Cervical Vertebra

    Use of Radiographic Atlases in a Mass Fatality

    The Chain Saw: An Uncommon Means of Committing Suicide

    A Fatal Case of Chlorate Poisoning: Confirmation by Ion Chromatography of Body Fluids

    Fatal Aspiration of Sardine Fry in a Patient with Lung Cancer

    Keyhole Defect Production in Tubular Bone

    The Postmortem Fate of Pat Gregory: A Disinterred Native American

    The Use of Microscopic Postmortem Changes in Anagen Hair Roots to Associate Questioned Hairs with Known Hairs and Reconstruct Events in Two Murder Cases

    Signature Murders: A Report of the 1984 Cranbrook, British Columbia Cases

    Han Chinese Population Data in Chongqing China for Nine STR Loci

    Increasing the Identification Potential from Human Foot Remains

    Corrections of: Seward GH. Practical Implications of Charge Transport Model for Electrostatic Detection Apparatus (ESDA). J Forensic Sci 1999 Jul;44(4):832-6

    Commentary on Wu AHB, Hill DW, Crouch D, Hodnett CN, McCurdy HH. Minimal Standards for the Performance and Interpretation of Toxicology Tests in Legal Proceedings. J Forensic Sci 1999;44(3):516-522

    Commentary on Keto RO. Analysis and Comparison of Bullet Leads by Inductively-Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry. J Forensic Sci 1999;44(5):1020–6

    Author's Response

    Verbal Conventions for Handwriting Opinions

    Review of Explosion Aboard the Iowa

    Review of Footwear Impression Evidence, Second Edition

    A New Perspective in the Estimation of Postmortem Interval (PMI) Based on Vitreous [K+]

    Postmortem Assessment of Fetal Diaphyseal Femoral Length: Validation of a Radiographic Methodology

    Differences in Osteon Banding Between Human and Nonhuman Bone

    Examination of Variation in Sternal Rib End Morphology Relevant to Age Assessment

    Macroscopic Characteristics of Hacking Trauma

    Microscopic Characteristics of Hacking Trauma

    Processes Involved in the Development of Latent Fingerprints Using the Cyanoacrylate Fuming Method

    Improved MtDNA Sequence Analysis of Forensic Remains Using a “Mini-Primer Set” Amplification Strategy

    An Environmental Survey Relating to Improvised and Emulsion/Gel Explosives

    Compositional Analysis for Identification of Arson Accelerants by Electron Ionization Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance High-Resolution Mass Spectrometry

    Adhesive Tape Analysis: Establishing the Evidential Value of Specific Techniques

    Enhancement of an Insufficient Dye-Formation in the Ninhydrin Reaction by a Suitable Post Treatment Process

    The Application of Signal Detection Theory to Decision-Making in Forensic Science

    A Classification of Psychological Factors Leading to Violent Behavior in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

    Multiple-Probe Thermography for Estimating the Postmortem Interval: I. Continuous Monitoring and Data Analysis of Brain, Liver, Rectal and Environmental Temperatures in 117 Forensic Cases

    Multiple-Probe Thermography for Estimating the Postmortem Interval: II. Practical Versions of the Triple-Exponential Formulae (TEF) for Estimating the Time of Death in the Field

    Immunostaining by Complement C9: A Tool for Early Diagnosis of Myocardial Infarction and Application in Forensic Medicine

    Comparison of the Rates of Hydrolysis of Lorazepam-Glucuronide, Oxazepam-Glucuronide and Temazepam-Glucuronide Catalyzed by E. Coli. β-D-Glucuronidase Using the On-line Benzodiazepine Screening Immunoassay on the Roche/Hitachi 917 Analyzer

    Evaluation of Capillary Electrophoresis Performance Through Resolution Measurements

    Identifying Sex Chromosome Abnormalities in Forensic DNA Testing Using Amelogenin and Sex Chromosome Short Tandem Repeats

    Cytological Detection of Spermatozoa: Comparison of Three Staining Methods

    An Assessment of Four Solvents for the Recovery of 2-Chlorobenzylidenemalononitrile and Capsaicins from “CS” and “Pepper” Type Lachrymator Sprays, and an Examination of Their Persistence on Cotton Fabric

    Absorption of Ignitable Liquids into Polyethylene/Polyvinylidine Dichloride Bags

    Stature Estimation from Radiographically Determined Long Bone Length in a Spanish Population Sample

    Survey of Stalking at WPI

    Hyperostosis Cranii Ex Vacuo in Adults: A Consequence of Brain Atrophy from Diverse Causes

    The Application of Minisatellite Variant Repeat Mapping by PCR (MVR-PCR) in a Paternity Case Showing False Exclusion Due to STR Mutation

    A Shot Through the Window

    Suicidal Ligature Strangulation: Case Report and Review of the Literature

    Fatal Cranial Injuries Caused by an Electric Angle Grinder

    Sudden Death Due to Primary Diffuse Leptomeningeal Gliomatosis

    Post-Traumatic Left Ventricular False Aneurysm

    Death Due to Microvascular Occlusion in Sickle-Cell Trait Following Physical Exertion

    Suicidal Deaths Using Fireworks

    Carnivore Voiding: A Taphonomic Process with the Potential for the Deposition of Forensic Evidence

    Sudden Unexpected Death in a Patient with Splenic Sequestration and Sickle Cell-β+-thalassemia Syndrome

    President's Message

    Allele Frequency Distributions for Four VNTR Loci in the Chinese Han Population

    Allele Frequencies for Three STR Loci in a Population Sample from Catalonia (Spain) Using a Simple Manual Triplex PCR Method

    Distribution of HumHPRTB and HumF13A01 Alleles in Buenos Aires Population (Argentina)

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    Miscellaneous Information

    Do Resemblance Ratings Measure the Accuracy of Facial Approximations?

    Development of Fluorescent Markers Using Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons with Vaseline

    Evaluation of Some Oxygen, Sulfur, and Selenium Substituted Ninhydrin Analogues, Nitrophenylninhydrin and Benzo[f]furoninhydrin

    Associating Gunpowder and Residues from Commercial Ammunition Using Compositional Analysis

    A Study of the Effects of a Micelle Encapsulator Fire Suppression Agent on Dynamic Headspace Analysis of Fire Debris Samples

    Classification of Narcotics in Solid Mixtures Using Principal Component Analysis and Raman Spectroscopy

    Content Based Information Retrieval in Forensic Image Databases

    Assessment of the Quality of Medical Documents Issued in Central Police Stations in Madrid, Spain: The Doctor's Role in the Prevention of III-Treatment

    The Effect of Oleoresin Capsicum “Pepper” Spray Inhalation on Respiratory function

    Fiery Tongues and Mystical Motivations: Glossolalia in a Forensic Population is Associated with Mania and Sexual/Religious Delusions

    Double Parricide: Forensic Analysis and Psycholegal Implications

    Skeletal Identification Using the Frontal Sinus Region: A Retrospective Study of 39 Cases

    Changes in Composition of Ballpoint Pen Inks on Aging in Darkness

    Validation of a Radiographic Method to Establish New Fetal Growth Standards: Radio-Anatomical Correlation

    Extension of the Color Suite Available for Chemical Enhancement of Fingerprints in Blood

    Determination of ABO Blood Grouping from Human Oral Squamous Epithelium by the Highly Sensitive Immunohistochemical Staining Method EnVision+

    Detection of a Primer-Binding Site Polymorphism for the STR Locus D16S539 Using the Powerplex® 1.1 System and Validation of a Degenerate Primer to Correct for the Polymorphism

    Forensic Comparison of Soils by Bacterial Community DNA Profiling

    Digital Imaging Methods as an Aid in Dental Identification of Human Remains

    Pseudo-Subarachnoid Hemorrhage of the Head Diagnosed by Computerized Axial Tomography: A Postmortem Study of Ten Medical Examiner Cases

    Concentrations of Unconjugated Morphine, Codeine and 6-Acetylmorphine in Urine Specimens from Suspected Drugged Drivers

    Radiographic Identification Using the Clavicle of an Individual Missing from the Vietnam Conflict

    Restoration of Obliterated Painted Registration Number on Vehicle

    An Unusual Oxidation Type on Bulb Filament after a Car Crash Dive

    Nutrient Canals of the Alveolar Process as an Anatomic Feature for Dental Identifications

    The Spectrum of Intramyocardial Small Vessel Disease Associated with Sudden Death

    Bizarre Impalement Fatalities—Where Is the Implement?

    Cervical Fracture, Decapitation, and Vehicle-assisted Suicide

    Spousal Homicide and the Subsequent Staging of a Sexual Homicide at a Distant Location

    An Unusual Rubber Stamp Case

    Postmortem Blood and Vitreous Humor Ethanol Concentrations in a Victim of a Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash

    Han Chinese Population Data for Ten STR Loci in Changsha, China

    Allele Frequencies for the AmpFlSTR Profiler Loci in a Colombian Population (Department of Boyaca)

    Allele Frequencies for Eight STR Loci in a Population Sample from Sicily (Italy)

    Allele Frequency Distribution at Five Y-Chromosomal Short Tandem Repeat Loci Among Five Distinct Ethnic Groups of India

    Indian Population Data for Two Tetrameric Short Tandem Repeat Loci—vWA and D3S1359

    Distribution of Allele Frequencies for Two Short Tandem Repeats (HUMTH01 and F13A01) Among Five Indian Population Groups

    Distribution of DYS19, DYS389 I, DYS389 II, DYS390 Alleles in a Southern Italian Population Sample

    STR Data for the PowerPlex® 16 Loci in Buenos Aires Population (Argentina)

    Y-Chromosome STR Haplotypes in Central-West African Immigrant in Spain Population Sample



    Authors' Response

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

    Lifting Shoeprints Using Gelatin Lifters and a Hydraulic Press

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

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

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

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

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

    Time Since Discharge of Pistols and Revolvers

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

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

    Fatal Diphenhydramine Intoxication in Infants

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

    Trends in Explosive Contamination

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    DNA Short Tandem Repeat Profiling of Morocco

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

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

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

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

    A Review of Nail Gun Suicides and an Atypical Case Report

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

    Polydrug Fatality Involving Metaxalone

    Postmortem Oxycodone and Hydrocodone Blood Concentrations

    Strategy for Staffing Forensic Scientists

    Review of: Digital Evidence and Computer Crime

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

    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.

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

    Author's Response

    Model Standards for Forensic Science Graduate Program Evaluation

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

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

    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.

    Review of: Forensic Examination of Glass and Paint

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

    Six Y-Chromosome STR Frequencies in a Population from Argentina

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

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

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

    HLA-DQA1 and Polymarker Allele Frequencies in Peru

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

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

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

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

    Author's Response

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

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


    The Determination of Male Adult Age at Death by Central and Posterior Coxal Analysis—A Preliminary Study

    Population Genetics of Eleven STR Loci in the State of Sergipe, Northeastern Brazil

    Enucleation in Psychosis Associated with Aqueductal Stenosis

    Attributes of Specialist Search Dogs—A Questionnaire Survey of UK Dog Handlers and Trainers

    Expert Testimony and Positive Identification of Human Remains Through Cranial Suture Patterns

    Development of a Finger Printing Device for Use on a Mobile Robot

    Typing of XY (male) Genotype from Malignant Neoplastic Tissue by the Amelogenin-based Sex Test

    Hyaluronidase as a Liquefying Agent for Chemical Analysis of Vitreous Fluid

    Measurement of Chemical Analytes in Vitreous Humor: Stability and Precision Studies

    Reliable, Sensitive, Rapid and Quantitative Enzyme-Based Assay for Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid (GHB)

    Hallucinations with Zolpidem and Fluoxetine in an Impaired Driver

    Accurate STR Allele Designations at the FGA and vWA Loci Despite Primer Site Polymorphisms

    Fatal Bupivacaine Intoxication Following Unusual Erotic Practices

    Relationships Between the Deinstitutionalization of Healthcare for Patients with Mental Disorder, Substance Abuse, and Isolated Death

    An Example of the Use of Forensic Palynology in Assessing an Alibi

    New Developments in SPME Part 2: Analysis of Ammonium Nitrate-based Explosives

    Methadone-Related Deaths in Palm Beach County

    Erroneous Gender Identification by the Amelogenin Sex Test

    Allele Frequency Distribution of Two X-Chromosomal STR Loci in Han Population in China

    The Distribution of Sevoflurane in a Sevoflurane Induced Death

    STR Typing of Human DNA from Fly Larvae Fed on Decomposing Bodies

    Variations in Pulp/Tooth Area Ratio as an Indicator of Age: a Preliminary Study

    Differentiation of Black Gel Inks Using Optical and Chemical Techniques

    Mitochondrial DNA and STR Analyses of Maggot Crop Contents: Effect of Specimen Preservation Technique

    Unusual Association of Three Rare Alleles and a Mismatch in a Case of Paternity Testing

    Death by Chainsaw: Fatal Kickback Injuries to the Neck

    Pig Decomposition in Lotic Aquatic Systems: The Potential Use of Algal Growth in Establishing a Postmortem Submersion Interval (PMSI)

    Application of Spectral Libraries for Characterization of Oxidizers in Post-Blast Residues by Electrospray Mass Spectrometry

    Crime Scene Ethics: Souvenirs, Teaching Material, and Artifacts

    Nutritional Status of Deceased Illicit Drug Addicts in Stockholm, Sweden—A Longitudinal Medicolegal Study

    Forensic Identification of Dyes Extracted from Textile Fibers by Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS)

    Allele Frequencies for Markers CSF1PO, TPOX, TH01, F13A01, FESFPS, vWA, D16S539, D7S820, D13S317 in the General Population of Nicaragua

    Genipin—A Novel Fingerprint Reagent with Colorimetric and Fluorogenic Activity

    Eight Short Tandem Repeats (STR) Frequencies for Descendants from Terena Indigenous Brazilian Group

    Distribution of Allele Frequencies for Two Tetranucleotide Repeats (FES and D2S1328) Among Five Indian Population Groups

    Criminalistics Section Special Session—A Tribute to Dr. Walter McCrone—Introduction

    Remembering Walter C. McCrone—Scientist, Mentor, Leader and Friend

    Dr. Walter McCrone's Contributions to Microscopy Workshops and the Certification of Criminalists

    Dr. McCrone's Teaching Methods in Forensic Microscopy, Their Nature, History, and Durability

    Dr. Walter C. McCrone's Contribution to the Characterization and Identification of Explosives

    Dr. Walter C. McCrone—His Contributions to Environmental Microscopy

    A Selection of Some of Dr. McCrone's High and Low Profile Cases in the Forensic Analysis of Art

    Published Works of Walter C. McCrone

    Allele Frequencies of Four STR Loci in Eastern Chinese Population

    Northwest Italian Population Data for Thirteen Tetrameric and Two Pentameric STR Loci

    Allele Frequencies of Six STR Loci (D3S4536, D4S2633, D5S2500, D9S925, D9S1118 and D20S481) in Chinese Han Population

    Distributions of Allelic Frequencies and Haplotypes of Two New STR Loci in a Chinese Han Population

    Allele Frequencies and Statistical Parameters for Penta E and Penta D STR Loci in Córdoba (Argentina) Population

    Minimal Y-Chromosome Haplotypes Plus DYS287 in Jewish Populations

    Population Genetics of Two STR Loci D2S1396 and D6S474 in a Chinese Population

    In Memoriam—Kazuo Suzuki, DDS, Ph.D.



    Ear Piercing Affects Earprints: The Role of Ear Piercing in Human Identification

    Body Height Estimation Based on Dimensions of Sacral and Coccygeal Vertebrae

    Successional Behavior and Occurrence Matrix of Carrion-Associated Arthropods in the Urban Area of Medellín, Colombia

    A Comparison of Smokeless Powders and Mixtures by Capillary Zone Electrophoresis

    Use of a Television Crime-Drama Series to Promote Legal Understanding in Mentally Ill, Incompetent Defendants: A Pilot Study

    Postmortem Non-Invasive Virtual Autopsy: Death by Hanging in a Car

    Medical Malpractice Charges in Germany - Role of the Forensic Pathologist in the Preliminary Criminal Proceeding

    Incidental Myocardial Infarction in Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Type IV?

    Unexplained Sudden Death and the Likelihood of Drug Abuse

    Symmetrical Fracturing of the Skull from Midline Contact Gunshot Wounds: Reconstruction of Individual Death Histories from Skeletonized Human Remains

    A Comparative Reliability Analysis of Computer-Generated Bitemark Overlays

    A PCR Multiplex and Database for Forensic DNA Identification of Dogs

    Forensic Significance of Bullet Lead Compositions

    Radiographic Human Identification Using Bones of the Hand: A Validation Study

    Simultaneous Separation of Different Types of Amphetamine and Piperazine Designer Drugs by Capillary Electrophoresis with a Chiral Selector

    How Long After Waterproofing a Deck Can You Still Isolate an Ignitable Liquid?

    Prediction of Race Using Characteristics of Dental Morphology

    The Effect of Electron Beam Irradiation on Forensic Evidence. 1. Latent Print Recovery on Porous and Non-Porous Surfaces

    The Importance of Thin Layer Chromatography and UV Microspectrophotometry in the Analysis of Reactive Dyes Released from Wool and Cotton Fibers

    Data on Eight STR Loci in Shan, Akha, Lisu, Lahu, and Hmong Populations of Northern Thailand

    Adsorption Saturation and Chromatographic Distortion Effects on Passive Headspace Sampling with Activated Charcoal in Fire Debris Analysis

    Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometric and Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometric Determination of Hallucinogenic Indoles Psilocin and Psilocybin in “Magic Mushroom” Samples

    Population Variation in Femur Subtrochanteric Shape

    Drug and Alcohol Use as Determinants of New York City Homicide Trends From 1990 to 1998

    VIRTOPSY—Scientific Documentation, Reconstruction and Animation in Forensic: Individual and Real 3D Data Based Geo-Metric Approach Including Optical Body/Object Surface and Radiological CT/MRI Scanning

    Observations on Dental Structures when Placed in Contact with Acids: Experimental Studies to Aid Identification Processes

    Mitochondrial DNA Typing Screens with Control Region and Coding Region SNPs

    Fatal Pulmonary Thromboembolism and Hereditary Thrombophilias

    The Applicability of Holography in Forensic Identification: A Fusion of the Traditional Optical Technique and Digital Technique

    The Richard Cory Phenomenon: Suicide and Wealth in Kansas City, Missouri

    Review of: Crime Scene to Court: The Essentials of Forensic Science, Second Edition

    Allele Frequencies for Three STR Loci D2S2952, D3S1744, D12S1294 in Chinese Population

    Population Genetics of Two STR Loci D13S796 and DYS439 in a Chinese Han Population

    Genetic Data of Five STR Loci in a Population Sample of Santa Catarina, Brazil

    Polymorphism Study on Nine STRs Loci of Han Ethnic Group in Hanzhong Region (West of China)

    Distribution of D7S821, D15S642, and GATA184A08 Alleles in a Chinese Population Sample

    Departure from Handwriting System

    Quantitative Analysis of Skin Color from Melanin Content of Superficial Skin Cells

    The Use of Differential Scanning Calorimetry in the Identification of Synthetic Fibers

    Statistical Treatment of Pellet Dispersion Data for Estimating Range of Firing

    The Determination of Excipient Sugar Diluents in Illicit Preparations Containing Heroin by Gas Chromatography

    Forensic Psychiatry in the Legal Defense of Murder

    Determination of Propoxyphene in Biological Materials by Ultraviolet Spectrophotometry and Gas Chromatography

    Systems Analysts Look at the Crime Laboratory

    The Relevancy of Drug Control in the United States during the Seventies

    The Medical Examination of Cases of Rape

    Nonanatomic Postmortem Techniques: Postmortem Serology

    Dental Identification of Disaster Victims by a Dental Disaster Squad

    Some Physical Properties of a Large Number of Window Glass Specimens

    Neutron Radiography with 252Cf in Forensic Science

    Identification of Single-Stranded Copper Wires by Nondestructive Neutron Activation Analysis

    In Vitro Studies on a Breathalyzer

    Sudden Infant Death: Chemical Analysis of Vitreous Humor

    Postmortem Values of Thyroxine and Thyroid Stimulating Hormone

    The Determination of Sub-microgram Quantities of Cyanide in Biological Materials

    Miscellaneous Information

    Teamwork in the Forensic Sciences: Report of a Case

    Effects of Electricity and Lightning on Man and Animals

    Legal Problems of the Forensic Odontologist

    Emotional Stress as a Precipitating Factor in Sudden Deaths Due to Coronary Insufficiency

    Psychiatric Morbidity and Treatment of Prison Inmates

    The Scope of Legal Psychiatry

    The Identification of Acrylic Fibers by Polymer Composition as Determined by Infared Spectroscopy and Physical Characteristics

    A Rapid Technique for Preparing Hair Cuticular Scale Casts

    Miscellaneous Information

    Sexual Aberrance in Male Adolescents Manifesting a Behavioral Triad Considered Predictive of Extreme Violence: Some Clinical Observations

    Identification of Primate Hair

    The Potential of Pyrolysis-Gas Chromatography for the Pattern Individualization of Macromolecular Materials

    Pyrolysis-Gas Chromatographic Analysis of Automobile Paints

    On Playing the Game of Expert Witness in a Two-Value Logic System

    Paper Fiber Impressions on Carbon Tape Ribbons

    Postmortem Chemistry: Practical Considerations and a Review of the Literature

    A Baccalaureate Program in Toxicology

    Information Exchange and Computerized Data Retrieval for Toxicology

    Preliminary Studies on the Use of n-Butyl Chloride as an Extractant in a Drug Screening Procedure

    Standardization of Forensic Drug Analyses

    Estimation of Fluoroalkane Propellants

    Spermine and Choline Identification by Thin-Layer Chromatography

    Miscellaneous Information

    A Review of “Forensic Odontology”

    A Review of “An Introduction to Criminalistics”

    A Review of “Current Methods of Autopsy Practice”

    A Review of “Constitutional Rights of the Accused-Pretrial Rights”

    A Review Of “Clinical Toxicology”

    Miscellaneous Information


    Postmortem Chemistries on Blood with Particular Reference to Urea Nitrogen, Electrolytes, and Bilirubin

    Some Reflections During A Presidential Term

    Sudden Unexpected Death in Hemoglobin SC Disease

    Peculiarities of Certain .22 Caliber Revolvers (Saturday Night Specials)

    Identification of Explosive Residues in Bomb Scene Investigations

    Methadone—A Cause of Death

    Incidence of Propoxyphene Poisoning: A Report of Fatal Cases

    Determination of Propoxyphene in Biological Materials

    The Passing of Lay Coroners

    Drug Involvement in Automobile Driver and Pedestrian Fatalities

    Evaluation of Amnesia in Criminal-Legal Situations

    Miscellaneous Information

    Glass Comparisons Using a Computerized Refractive Index Data Base

    Shadowgraphs of Bulbs, Bottles, and Panes

    Firearm Residue Detection by Instrumental Neutron Activation Analysis

    Change in Muzzle Velocity Due to Freezing and Water Immersion of .22, Long Rifle, K.F. Cartridges

    Analysis of Explosives and Explosive Residues. Part 1: Chemical Tests

    A Portable Explosives Identification Kit for Field Use

    Human or Not? A Problem in Skeletal Identification

    Public Death: A Basic Philosophical Concept of Forensic Pathology and Medicine

    Death As a Legal Entity

    Is the Insanity Defense “Unconscionable”?

    Psychiatric Screening of Civil Service Candidates with Particular Reference to Police Applicants

    Sexual Asphyxia in the Female

    Narcotic Abuse Among Homicide Victims in Detroit

    Identification of Drugs and Other Toxic Compounds from Their Ultraviolet Spectra. Part II: Ultraviolet Absorption Properties of Thirteen Structural Groups

    The Determination of Polydimethylsiloxane (Silicone Oil) in Biological Materials: A Case Report

    Carisoprodol-Related Death in a Child

    A Review of “Handbook of Forensic Pathology”

    A Review of “Arrest, Search, and Seizure”

    A Review of “Narcotics and Narcotic Addiction”

    A Review of “Psychiatry and Law”

    A Review of “Forensic Dentistry”

    A Review of “Handbook for Dental Identification”

    A Review of “Interaction of Alcohol and Other Drugs”

    Miscellaneous Information

    Identification of Flurazepam (Dalmane®) and a Primary Metabolite in Urine by Thin-Layer Chromatography

    The Last Quarter

    A Simple, Rapid 125I Radioimmunoassay for the Detection of Barbiturates in Biological Fluids

    Experience in the Identification of Abuse Drugs in Urines Collected Under Treatment Alternatives to Street Crime

    The Clifford Irving Hoax of the Howard Hughes Autobiography

    Medical and Toxicological Aspects of the Watkins Glen Rock Concert

    Alcohol Levels in Intracranial Blood Clots

    Quantitative Extraction of Tubocurarine, Gallamine, and Decamethonium from Biological Materials

    A Comparative Study of the Applicability of the Scanning Electron Microscope and the Light Microscope in the Examination of Vehicle Light Filaments

    Combined Effect of Methaqualone and Two Cannabinoids

    Evaluation of the Abuscreen® for Methadone

    Determination of Fluoride by Specific Ion Electrode and Report of a Fatal Case of Fluoride Poisoning

    The Spatial Distribution of Copper in Individual Human Hairs

    Correlation of Lead and Cadmium in Human Urine

    Studies on Fluorescamine: Part I—Applications of Fluorescamine in Forensic Toxicological Analysis

    A Rapid Microtechnique for the Detection of Trace Metals from Gunshot Residues

    Time of Firing of Shot Shells

    Toxicological Findings in Victims of Traumatic Deaths

    Two Anaphylactic Deaths After Chemonucleolysis

    Age of Attainment of Mineralization Stages of the Permanent Dentition

    Some Aspects of Normal Behavior: Their Use in Understanding Problems Encountered by Document Examiners

    IBM Correcting Selectric Typewriter: An Analysis of the Use of the Correctable Film Ribbon in Altering Typewritten Documents

    Individualizing Oil Delivery Imprints

    Death on the Railway

    A Review of “Micro-Chemical Analysis of Nervous Tissue”

    A Review of “Forensic Medicine”

    A Review of “Forensic Geology”

    A Review of “Bedeutung und gerichtsmedizinische Anwendung der DNS-Fluorochromierung von Chromosomen und Zellkernen”

    The Policeman as a Witness

    Methods Available for Solving Medicolegal Problems of Disputed Parentage

    The Battered Child Syndrome

    Child Abuse Laws: Past, Present, and Future

    Reactive Parricide

    Cadaveric Kidneys for Transplantation: Is There a Need for More?

    Determination of Methaqualone in Urine by Metabolite Detection Via Gas Chromatography

    Breath-Alcohol Analysis:Uses, Methods, and Some Forensic Problems—Review and Opinion

    Inherent Fingerprint Luminescence—Detection by Laser

    A Comparison of Decomposition Products from Selected Burned Materials with Common Arson Accelerants

    Postmortem Pink Teeth

    Rifle Wounds from High Velocity, Center-Fire Hunting Ammunition

    Age and Sex Determination of Subadult Skeletons

    The Use of Panoramic Radiographs for Comparisons in Cases of Identification

    Sudden and Unexpected Deaths After the Acute Onset of Diabetes Mellitus

    Intravenous Abuse of Propylhexedrine

    Determination of the Age of Bloodstains Using Immunoelectrophoresis

    Postmortem Stability of Prostatic Acid Phosphatase

    Paternity Testing by Using Erythrocyte Enzyme Esterase D

    Postural Asphyxia as a Cause of Death in Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

    The Status of Forensic Science Degree Programs in the United States

    Occurrence of Myocarditis in Sudden Death in Children

    Subjective Responses and Excretion Patterns of Dextroamphetamine After the Administration of Therapeutic Doses

    Metabolite Sensitivity in the Methaqualone Radioimmunoassay

    A Statistical Examination of Selected Handwriting Characteristics

    Changing Slant: Is It the Only Change?

    A Five-Year Study of Mortality in a Busy Ski Population

    Rehabilitation of Delinquents: The Tale of an Experience

    Toxic or Tolerant: Chloral and the Drug Dilemma

    The Pathology of Self-Mutilation and Destructive Acts: A Forensic Study and Review

    The Use and Abuse of the Rape Treatment Center

    A Review of Pharmacy and the Law

    A Review of Forensic Dentistry

    A Review of Contemporary Violence

    A Review of Forensic Science—Scientific Investigation in Criminal Justice

    A Review of Scientific Trace Analysis in Traffic Accidents

    A Review of Keratins. Their Composition, Structure and Biosynthesis

    A Review of Guideline for In-Service Training of Forensic Scientists

    A Review of Poison Detection in Human Organs

    A Review of Medico-Legal Investigation of Gunshot Wounds

    Dr. Samuel Levinson—Memorial Tribute

    Miscellaneous Information

    Electron Impact Mass Spectrometric Detection of Freon® in Biological Specimens

    Letters to the Editor

    The Identification of Impurities in Illicit Methamphetamine Exhibits by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

    The Application of Electronic Video Techniques to Infrared and Ultraviolet Examinations

    Identification of Phencyclidine-Related Drugs

    Automatic Reduction of Multicolumn Chromatographic Data

    The Spatial Distribution of Zinc and Cobalt in Single Human Head Hairs

    Simultaneous Determination of Cocaine and Benzoyl Ecgonine in Urine by Gas Chromatography with On-Column Alkylation

    The Absorption of Arsenic into Single Human Head Hairs

    Forensic Aspects of Trace Element Variation in the Hair of Isolated Amazonas Indian Tribes

    Isolation and Characterization of a Semen-Specific Protein from Human Seminal Plasma: A Potential New Marker for Semen Identification

    The Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: A Possible Hypersensitivity Reaction Determined by Distribution of IgG in Lungs

    Laser-Assisted Thin-Layer Chromatography and Luminescence of Fingerprints: An Approach to Fingerprint Age Determination

    A Conventional Method for Lifting Latent Fingerprints from Human Skin Surfaces

    Determining the Sequence of Ball-Point Pen Writings—A New Method?

    The Question of Disguise in Handwriting

    Quantitative Gas Chromatographic Determination of Acetaminophen Using Trimethylanilinium Hydroxide as the Derivatizing Agent

    Biofeedback-Conditioned Galvanic Skin Response and Hypnotic Suppression of Arousal: A Pilot Study of Their Relation to Deception

    The Identification of Battered-Infant Skeletons

    Four Deaths Resulting from Abuse of Nitrous Oxide

    The Forensic Toxicology of Cocaine (1971–1976)

    On Being a Good Expert Witness in a Criminal Case

    A Modern Medical Examiner Facility

    Theoretical Field Concepts in Forensic Science. I. Application to Recognition and Retrieval of Physical Evidence

    Reconstruction of Mutilated Victims for Identification

    High Pressure Liquid Chromatographic Separation of Dyes Encountered in Illicit Heroin Samples

    Spermatozoa in the Anal Canal and Rectum and in the Oral Cavity of Female Rape Victims

    The Use of a Xerox 6500 Color Copier in Forensic Sciences

    A Review of Crime Scene Investigation

    A Review of Muir's Textbook of Pathology

    Drug Detection in Urine by Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry

    Unequivocal Determination of Cocaine in Simulated Street Drugs by a Combination of High Performance Liquid Chromatography and Infrared Spectrophotometry

    Letters to the Editor

    The Forensic Identification of Heroin

    Forensic Applications of Sapphire Cell-Infrared Spectroscopy: Companion to the Diamond Cell in Explosive and Leg Wire Identification

    A Systematic Approach to the Forensic Examination of Flash Powders

    The Analysis of Meperidine and Normeperidine in Biological Specimens

    Propellant Identification by Particle Size Measurement

    Accelerant Detection in Fire Residues

    Phenotyping of Erythrocyte Acid Phosphatase in Fresh Blood and in Bloodstains on Cellulose Acetate

    Electrophoresis of Esterase D in Fresh Blood and in Bloodstains on Cellulose Acetate

    Factors Affecting the Use of Lactate Dehydrogenase as a Means of Bloodstain Differentiation

    Reconstruction of Fractured Glass by Laser Beam Interferometry

    The Extraction of Dyestuffs from Single Wool Fibers

    The Characterization of Dyestuffs on Wool Fibers with Special Reference to Microspectrophotometry

    Thermomechanical Examination of Fabric Composed of Synthetic Polymers

    The Evidential Value of Automobile Paint Chips

    Application of Differential Interference Contrast Microscopy to the Examination of Paints

    Sex Determination with Fragmented Skeletal Remains

    Determination of Sex by Discriminant Function Analysis of Postcranial Skeletal Measurements

    Some Difficulties in the Gustafson Dental Age Estimations

    Identification of Mass Disaster Victims: The Swiss Identification System

    Verifying Identification of Military Remains: A Case Study

    Further Alleles of Phosphoglucomutase in Human Semen Detected by Isoelectric Focusing

    Dissecting Coronary Artery Aneurysm: A Report of Two Cases

    A Stability Study of the Esterase D Isoenzymes

    Factors Influencing Gastric Emptying

    Drugs (Other than or in Addition to Ethyl Alcohol) and Driving Behavior: A Collaborative Study of the California Association of Toxicologists

    Sudden Coronary Deaths Associated with Sexual Activity

    The Organization and Responsibilities of the Italian Judicial Police

    Training Police Officers to Handle Suicidal Persons

    Factors Influencing Criminal Behavior in Newark: A Local Study in Forensic Psychiatry

    Enuresis, Firesetting, and Cruelty to Animals: The Significance of Two Thirds of This Triad

    A New Trace Metal Detection Reagent

    A Review of Bombers and Firesetters

    A Review of Investigative Methods

    A Review of Pocket Guide for Crime Scene Investigators

    A Review of Homicide Investigation

    A Review of 1977 Year Book of Pathology and Clinical Pathology

    A Review of 1978 Year Book of Pathology and Clinical Pathology

    A Review of Disposition of Toxic Drugs and Chemicals in Man, Volume 1

    A Review of Toxicology Annual Volume 2

    A Review of Suicide Research

    A Review of NIDA Research Monograph 15, “Review of Inhalants: Euphoria to Dysfunction”

    A Review of Truth and Science, A Bibliography

    Miscellaneous Information

    Human Plague in New Mexico: Report of Three Autopsied Cases

    A New Approach to Upper Cervical Injuries

    Letters to the Editor

    The Screening and Quantitation of Diazepam, Flurazepam, Chlordiazepoxide, and Their Metabolites in Blood and Plasma by Electron-Capture Gas Chromatography and High Pressure Liquid Chromatography

    Determination at the Nanogram Range of Rilatinic Acid in Urine After Ion-Pair Extraction

    Concentrations of Phenobarbital, Flurazepam, and Flurazepam Metabolites in Autopsy Cases

    The Effect of Glass as an Intermediate Target on Bullets: Experimental Studies and Report of a Case

    Fatal Intoxication from 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine

    Correlates of Outcome Following Acute Glutethimide Overdosage

    The Identification of Smokeless Powders and Their Residues by Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography

    The Application of Prefiltration to the Analysis of Acid-Degraded Gunshot Residue Swabs

    Laser Detection of Latent Fingerprints—Treatment with Fluorescers

    Light Filaments of Incandescent Lamps Studied by Auger Electron Spectroscopy

    The Simultaneous Identification of Seminal Acid Phosphatase and Phosphoglucomutase by Starch Gel Electrophoresis

    Procedure for the Characterization of Zinc Oxide Photocopy Papers

    Trends in the Field of Questioned Document Examination

    How Does Crowding Affect Signatures?

    Electrophoretic Identification of Felt Tip Pen Inks

    Laser Detection of Latent Fingerprints: Preparation of Fluorescent Dusting Powders and the Feasibility of a Portable System

    Examination of Human Fingernail Ridges by Means of Polarized Light

    Family Therapy: Its Role in the Prevention of Criminality

    A Study to Determine the Limit of Detectability of Gasoline Vapor from Simulated Arson Residues

    A Semi-Micro Technique for the Extraction and Comparison of Dyes in Textile Fibers

    A Description and Analysis of the Operation and Validity of the Psychological Stress Evaluator

    Automotive Repaints: Just a New Look?

    Sudden Death Due to Spontaneous Rupture of the Spleen from Infectious Mononucleosis

    Puffer Poisoning in Japan—A Case Report

    Individuation in Forensic Science Study: Decapitation

    A Death Involving Asphyxiation from Propane Inhalation

    Caffeine Poisoning in a 19-Year-Old Female

    Disopyramide (Norpace ®) Distribution at Autopsy of an Overdose Case

    Sex Offenders: A Descriptive Analysis of Cases Studied at a Forensic Psychiatry Clinic

    Sudden Death Due to Anomalous Origin of the Left Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Trunk

    The Glaser Safety Slug and the Velex/Velet Exploding Bullet

    Postmortem Biochemical Changes in Canine Vitreous Humor

    Postmortem Biochemical Changes in Canine Cerebrospinal Fluid

    Postmortem Behavior of Serum Thyroxine, Triiodothyronine, and Parathormone

    Current Trends in the Abuse of Pentazocine and Tripelennamine: The Metropolitan St. Louis Experience

    Determination of Phencyclidine by Radioimmunoassay

    Immunofluorescence Detection of Drugs in Postmortem Tissues: A New Technique with Potential for Assessment of Drug Influence in Cause of Death

    The Preparation of Lipid-Free Extracts of Drugs from Blood for Gas Chromatographic Analysis

    A New Enzymatic Method for the Demonstration of Spermine in Human Seminal Stains

    Privilege, Confidentiality, and Patient Privacy: Status 1980

    Terrorism—What Can the Psychiatrist Do?

    Stimuli Triggering Violence in Psychoses

    I. A Hypnotherapeutic Approach to Exhibitionism: Outpatient Therapeutic Strategy

    The Cocaine Diastereoisomers

    The Responsibilities of the State for the Prevention and Treatment of Mental Illness among Prisoners

    Expert Testimony and Scientific Evidence in Arson-Related Cases

    An Overview of Firearms Identification Evidence for Attorneys. I: Salient Features of Firearms Evidence

    An Overview of Firearms Identification Evidence for Attorneys. II: Applicable Law of Recent Origin

    An Overview of Firearms Identification Evidence for Attorneys. III: Qualifying and Using the Firearms Examiner as a Witness

    An Overview of Firearms Identification Evidence for Attorneys. IV: Practice and Procedures When Using the Firearms Examiner and Demonstrative Evidence

    The Determination of Carbonic Anhydrase-2 Phenotypes in Dried Bloodstains by Cellulose Acetate Electrophoresis

    Phenotyping of Carbonic Anhydrase II in Fresh Blood and Bloodstains on Cellulose Acetate Membranes

    Discrimination Among Acrylic Fiber Types by Small-Angle Light Scattering of Single Fibers

    Detection of Digoxin in Bloodstains

    Wounding Characteristics of “Shotshell” Ammunition: A Report of Three Cases

    A Tetrachloroethylene Fatality

    A Case of Self-Inflicted Justice

    Postmortem Wound Dehiscence: A Medicolegal Masquerade

    A Review of Medicolegal Investigation of Death (Second Edition)

    A Review of Forensic Toxicology for the Law Enforcement Officer

    A Review of A Bibliography on Ethyl Alcohol for Forensic Science and Medicine and the Law

    A Review of The Doctor and the Law

    A Review of The Medical Report and Testimony

    A Review of The Uses of Psychiatry in the Law

    Miscellaneous Information

    The Use of Carbon-13 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectra in the Identification and Authentication of Monomethoxyamphetamines and Dimethoxyamphetamines

    Studies of Models of Striated Marks Generated by Random Processes

    Letters to the Editor

    Using Small-Angle Light Scattering to Discriminate Among Single Fibers Subjected to Consumer-Like Uses

    Identification of a Foreign Body Using Energy Dispersive X-Ray Analysis

    The Evidential Value of Automobile Paint. Part II: Frequency of Occurrence of Topcoat Colors

    Simultaneous Determination of Nicotine and Cotinine in Human Plasma by Nitrogen Detection Gas-Liquid Chromatography

    Detection of the Rare PGM13 Allele. Further Biochemical and Genetic Characterization of the PGM13 Isozymes

    Freeze Marking and Other Techniques for Identifying Horses

    National and International Standards Pertaining to Noise and Speech

    The Polaroid Identification System and Its Misuse

    A Computerized Assessment Program for Forensic Science Evaluations: A Preliminary Report

    Forensic Psychiatric Examinations: Competency

    Brain Damage Among Mentally Disordered Sex Offenders

    Proving Paternity—Human Leukocyte Antigen Test

    Examination of Ball Pen Ink by High Pressure Liquid Chromatography

    Checkwriter Identification—Individuality

    The Identification of an Office Machine Copy of a Printed Copy of a Photographic Copy of an Original Sales Receipt

    The U.S. Postal Money Order As a Questioned Document

    Illusions of Tracing

    Phosphoglucomutasel and 6-Phosphogluconate Dehydrogenase Types in Human Skin and Adipose Tissue

    Infrared Luminescence: Is It a Valid Method To Differentiate Among Inks?

    Survey of North American Air Carriers Regarding Protocol for Dental Identification of In-Flight Personnel

    Laser Detection of Latent Fingerprints: Ninhydrin

    Tempered Plate Glass as an Intermediate Target and Its Effects on Gunshot Wound Characteristics

    Bullet Ricochet in Automobile Ceilings

    Suicide by Ingestion of Propranolol

    A Fatal Methocarbamol Intoxication

    Hydromorphone Detected in Bile Following Hydrocodone Ingestion

    Fatal Halothane Poisoning During Anesthesia with Other Agents

    Interpretation of Gm Testing Results: Two Case Histories

    A Review of The Role of the Forensic Psychologist

    A Review of Lawyers, Psychiatrists, and Criminal Law

    A Rapid Isolation Technique for Drugs from Tissues and Fluids: Use of the Du Pont Prep 1 System

    A Review of Techniques of Crime Scene Inves tigation

    A Review of The Cashless Society: EFTS at the Crossroads

    A Review of Forensic Toxicology—Controlled Substances and Dangerous Drugs

    Quantitatie Analysis of Illicit Heroin by selected Ion Monitoring

    Approaches to Drug Sample Differentiation. III: A Comparative Study of the Use of Chiral and Achiral Capillary Column Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry for the Determination of Methamphetamine Enantiomers and Possible Impurities

    Letters to the Editor

    Applicability of Capillary Gas Chromatography to Substance Identification in Toxicology by Means of Retention Indices

    Evaluation of Medicolegal Investigators' Suspicions and Positive Toxicology Findings in 100 Drug Deaths

    Drug Detection at Autopsy: A Prospective Study of 247 Cases

    Formation of Gunshot Residues

    Analysis of Long-Range Bullet Entrance Holes Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry and Scanning Electron Microscopy

    Radiologic Examination of Anatomic Parts and Skeletonized Remains

    Postmortem Stability of Benzodiazepines in Blood and Tissues

    Analysis of Blood and Tissue for Amoxapine and Trimipramine

    Detection and Analysis of Aminoparathion in Human Postmortem Specimens

    Deaths Related to Propoxyphene or Codeine or Both

    Proficiency Testing in Forensic Toxicology: A Feasibility Study

    Summary of Skeletal Identification in Tennessee: 1971–1981

    Determination of Sex with a Discriminant Analysis of New Pelvic Bone Measurements: Part I

    Misclassification Probability of Dental Discrimination Functions for Sex Determination

    Individualization of Automobile Engine Oils I: The Introduction of Variable Separation Synchronous Excitation Fluorescence to Engine Oil Analysis

    The Clandestine Drug Laboratory Situation in the United States

    A Comparison of Ionization Techniques for Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectroscopy Analysis of Dye and Lachrymator Residues from Exploding Bank Security Devices

    Criminal Identification Comparison: Aural Versus Visual Identifications Resulting from a Simulated Crime

    Lactic Acid Concentrations in Vitreous Humor: Their Use in Asphyxial Deaths in Children

    A Capillary Tube Method for the Lewis Typing of Red Blood Cells

    Examination of Cachet Impressions

    Antemortem Chemical Hypothyroxinemia

    Morphine in Lymph Nodes of Heroin Users

    A Case of Suicide Involving the Concomitant Intravenous Injection of Barbital and Oral Ingestion of Arsenic

    Rib Spreader Laceration: A Confusing Artifact of Emergency Thoracotomy

    Radiographic Identification of Charred Human Remains Through Use of the Dorsal Defect of the Patella

    Russian Roulette with a Knife

    The Manufacture and Examination of Hand-Operated Custom-Design Punches

    The Importance of Shading Habits in Handwriting Identification

    Trioxane—An Unusual Component in an Improvised Explosive-Actuated Incendiary Device

    An Unsuccessful Murder

    Analytical Studies on Illicit Heroin I. The Occurrence of O3-Monoacetylmorphine

    Guest Editorial

    Analytical Studies on Illicit Heroin II. Comparison of Samples

    Psychodiagnostic Testing of Sex Offenders: A Comparative Study

    Anatomical Distribution of Human Bite Marks in a Series of 67 Cases

    Letters to the Editor

    Self-Mutilation and Private Accident Insurance

    Suicide by Motor Vehicle

    Toxicological and Pathological Findings in Fatalities Involving Pentazocine and Tripelennamine

    High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Immunoassay of Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol and Its Metabolites in Urine

    An Analytical Study of Illicit Lysergide

    Postmortem Stability of Barbiturates in Blood and Tissues

    Tissue Concentrations at Autopsy in Infants and Children Receiving Therapeutic Digoxin

    Distribution of Cimetidine in Postmortem Tissues

    Computer-Aided X-Ray Diffraction Identification of Crystalline Mixtures in Forensic Science Investigations

    Forensic Science Problems Associated with the Accelerator® Cartridge

    A New Field Kit for Bullet Hole Identification

    Differentiation of Side Chain Positional Isomers of Amphetamine

    Detection of Drugs in Saliva of Impaired Drivers

    Comments on Fire Investigation Procedures

    Characterization of Alkali Blue Pigment in Counterfeit Currency by High Performance Liquid Chromatography

    The Exhumation and Identification of Lee Harvey Oswald

    The Art of Forensic Psychiatry: A Montage of Murder Cases

    Psychosocial Dynamics of Child Abuse

    Management of Forensic Psychiatry Patients Who Refuse Medication—Two Scenarios

    Statistical Evidence for the Individuality of the Human Dentition

    Incidence of Bite Marks in a Selected Juvenile Population: A Preliminary Report

    Fungal Cerebritis from Intravenous Drug Abuse

    Human Remains Recovered from a Shark's Stomach in South Carolina

    The Efficient Extraction of Some Common Organic Explosives from Hand Swabs for Analysis by Gas Liquid and Thin-Layer Chromatography

    The Persistence of Military Explosives on Hands

    Efficiency of Capillary Column Gas Chromatography in Separating Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD) and Lysergic Acid Methylpropylamide (LAMPA)

    Detection of Thyroglobulin in Bloodstains as an Aid in the Diagnosis of Mechanical Asphyxia

    Examination of Magnetic Ink Character Recognition Impressions

    Counterfeits: Three Groups, One Source

    A New Silicone Rubber Casting Material Designed for Forensic Science Application

    A New Improved Technique for Casting Impressions in Snow

    Dusting and Lifting the Bite Print: A New Technique

    Determination of Direction of Fire from Graze Gunshot Wounds of Internal Organs

    Exit Keyhole Lesion and Direction of Fire in a Gunshot Wound of the Skull

    Bullet-Shaped Chest Tube Tip: Potential Pitfall in Diagnosis

    Lingual Thyroglossal Duct Cyst Causing Death in a Four-Week-Old Infant

    The Identification of a Murder Victim Using a Comparison of the Postmortem and Antemortem Dental Records

    The Presentation of Bite Mark Evidence Resulting in the Acquittal of a Man After Serving Seven Years in Prison for Murder

    A Review of Bloodstain Pattern Interpretation

    Review of Industrial Chemical Exposure: Guidelines for Biological Monitoring

    Review of Identification of Vegetable Fibers

    A Review of Practical Homicide Investigation: Tactics, Procedures, and Forensic Science Techniques

    A Review of Toxicity and Forensic Implications of Cannabis Sativa Linn

    A Review of Alcohol, Drugs and the New Zealand Driver

    Miscellaneous Information

    Determination of Carboxyhemoglobin in the Presence of Other Blood Hemoglobin Pigments by Visible Spectrophotometry

    Letters to the Editor

    Fiber Evidence: Laboratory Methods and Observations from Casework

    Erythrocyte Acid Phosphatase in Human Hair Root Sheaths

    Species Identification of Blood and Saliva Stains by Enzyme-Linked Immunoassay (ELISA) Using Monoclonal Antibody

    Attempts to Determine the Lewis Phenotypes of Dried Bloodstains

    Effects of Writing Instruments on Handwriting Details

    Alzheimer's Disease and Its Effect on Handwriting

    Intersecting Lines as a Means of Fraud Detection

    Room Light and Laser Development of Latent Fingerprints with Enzymes

    Examination of the Correlation of Groupings in Blood and Semen

    The Capabilities, Uses, and Effects of the Nation's Criminalistics Laboratories

    Phenotyping Phosphoglucose Isomerase in West Coast Cervids for Species Identification and Individualization

    The Degree of Deterioration of Associated Death Scene Material

    Identification Via Dental Remains: Pan American Flight 759

    Pellet Patterns Fired by Sawed-Off Shotguns

    Medical Diagnosis Versus Legal Determination of Death

    Sudden Death in Hemodialysis Patients

    Brain Function and Writing with the Unaccustomed Left Hand

    Felt Tip Pen Writing: Problems of Identification

    Determination of Sex with a Discriminant Analysis of New Pelvic Bone Measurements: Part II

    Observations on ToxTrap Silica Gel Breath Capture Tubes for Alcohol Analysis

    Blood Alcohol Concentration Determined from Urine Samples as a Practical Equivalent or Alternative to Blood and Breath Alcohol Tests

    Homicide by Intravenous Injection of Naphtha

    Methanol Intoxication: Distribution in Postmortem Tissues and Fluids Including Vitreous Humor

    Fatal Malignant Hyperthermia as a Result of Ingestion of Tranylcypromine (Parnate®) Combined with White Wine and Cheese

    Metropolitan Forensic Anthropology Team (MFAT) Case Studies in Identification: 3. Identification of John J. Sullivan, the Missing Journalist

    Stab Wounds and Personal Identity Determined from Skeletal Remains: A Case from Kansas

    Identification of a Murder Weapon by a Peculiar Blunt Force Injury Pattern and Histochemical Analysis

    Death at High Altitude in the Hypobaric Chamber

    An Aqueous-Organic Extraction Method for the Isolation and Identification of Psilocin from Hallucinogenic Mushrooms

    Adjustment of the Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity (NGRI) Outpatient: An Initial Report

    Pyrolysis Products of Heroin

    The Forensic Science Use of Reflective Ultraviolet Photography

    An Evaluation of Criminalists' Attitudes Toward the Journal of Forensic Sciences

    A Review of The Analysis of Cannabinoids in Biological Fluids

    A Review of The Coroner's Autopsy

    A Review of An Eight Peak Index of Mass Spectra of Compounds of Forensic Interest

    Fates of Assailants of U.S. Presidents

    Physicians' Confusion Demonstrated by Competency Requests

    Letters to the Editor

    Medicolegal Problems of Elopement from Psychiatric Units

    A Diagnostic Study of Robbers

    Studies of Toxic Gas Production During Actual Structural Fires in the Dallas Area

    Free Radical Production from Controlled Low-Energy Fires: Toxicity Considerations

    Digoxin-Like Immunoreactive Substance in Postmortem Blood of Infants and Children

    Postmortem Redistribution of Digoxin in Rats

    Enzyme Assays for the Identification of Gastric Fluid

    Facsimile Signatures Produced by Gelatin Transfer Duplicator—Recognition and Identification

    Accidental Poisonings Involving Carbon Monoxide, Heating Systems, and Confined Spaces

    Determination of Age from the Sternal Rib in White Males: A Test of the Phase Method

    Determination of Carbon Monoxide in Blood by Gas Chromatography Using a Thermal Conductivity Detector

    Estimating Height and Weight from Size of Footprints

    Manufacturing Processes for Athletic Shoe Outsoles and Their Significance in the Examination of Footwear Impression Evidence

    Infrared Quantitative Evidential Breath-Alcohol Analyzers: In Vitro Accuracy and Precision Studies

    The Impact of Psychological Autopsies on Medical Examiners' Determination of Manner of Death

    Decision-Making Concepts in Postmortem Identification

    Detective Magazines: Pornography for the Sexual Sadist?

    The Use of Circular Scales in the Perspective Grid Technique of Making Photographic Measurements

    Tolerance at High Blood Alcohol Concentrations: A Study of 110 Cases and Review of the Literature

    Multiple Schedule of Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia (SADS) in the Assessment of Criminal Defendants

    Is It a Petroleum Product? How Do You Know?

    Pathological Gambling and Criminal Responsibility

    Improved Method for the Analysis of the Military Explosive Composition C-4

    A Modified Super Glue® Technique—The Use of Polycyanoacrylate for Fingerprint Development

    Enhancement of the Luminol Test by Means of Light Amplification

    Applications of Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry to Toner Materials from Photocopiers

    Mirror Images in Knots

    Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay for A and B Water Soluble Blood Group Substances

    Analysis of N,N-Diethyl-m-Toluamide (DEET) in Human Postmortem Specimens

    Microscopic Diagnosis from Frozen Canine Tissues

    The Palatal Ruga Pattern in Possible Paternity Determination

    Dispensing Error Causing Fatal Chlorpropamide Intoxication in a Nondiabetic

    The Use of Bone Histomorphometry in Skeletal Identification: The Case of Francisco Pizarro

    Implications of Trombiculid Mite Bites: Report of a Case and Submission of Evidence in a Murder Trial

    Postmortem Examination of Incinerated Teeth with the Scanning Electron Microscope

    Suicide by Ingestion of Methyl Ethyl Ketone Peroxide

    Trace Evidence—The Invisible Witness

    The Jigsaw Puzzle Identification of a Hit-and-Run Automobile

    Dulcin: A Centennial Perspective

    The Dichotomy of the Expert Witness

    Howard Hughes and Melvin Dummar: Forensic Science Fact Versus Film Fiction

    The Paper Mate® Ink on the Howard Hughes “Mormon Will”

    The Document Evidence and Some Other Observations About the Howard R. Hughes “Mormon Will” Contest

    Blood Droplet Dynamics—I

    Medicolegal Investigations in Hollywood

    Blood Droplet Dynamics—II

    Justice in the Forensic Sciences

    Results of a Study to Determine the Probability of Chance Match Occurrences Between Fibers Known to be from Different Sources

    Effect of Garment Cleaning on the Recovery and Redistribution of Transferred Fibers

    Detection of Bullet Residue in Bone Using Proton-Induced X-Ray Emission (PIXE) Analysis

    Letters to the Editor

    Projectile Entry Angle Determination

    Clay Mineralogical Analysis Using the <0.05-mm Fraction for Forensic Science Investigation—Its Application to Volcanic Ash Soils and Yellow-Brown Forest Soils

    Examination of the Josef Mengele Handwriting

    The Identification of the Handwriting of Josef Mengele

    Line Quality—Historic and Contemporary Views

    Cocaine and Sudden “Natural” Death

    Characteristics of Synchronous Sequential Signatures

    Recognition and Identification of Multiple Authorship

    The Individuality of Toolmarks Produced by a Label Maker Used to Write Extortion Notes

    Maxillary Suture Obliteration: Aging the Human Skeleton Based on Intact or Fragmentary Maxilla

    Seat Belts and Human Rights: An Appraisal

    Injury Patterns in Motor Vehicle Fatalities

    Identification of Skulls by Video Superimposition

    Suicide Far from Home: The Concept of Transjurisdictional Suicide

    Pseudo-Political Terrorism

    Background Characteristics of Judicious and Injudicious Prescribers in New Jersey

    Homicide by Insulin Administration

    Quantitative Determination of Cocaine and Heroin by Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrophotometry

    The Relationship of Court Clinics to Correctional Mental Health Services: Opportunities for Cooperation and Potential Sources of Conflict

    Policy Implications of Private Sector Involvement in Correctional Services and Programs

    Models of Mental Health Service Delivery to Correctional Institutions

    Mental Health and Corrections: Towards a Working Partnership

    Dithizone as a Microcrystalline Test for the Confirmation of Projectile Lead Wipes

    Was the Document Reinserted in the Typewriter?

    The Characterization of Small Quantities of Luminescent Invisible Detection Materials Using the Docuspec TM/1 Microspectrophotometer

    Suicide Disguised as Murder: A Dimension of Munchausen Syndrome

    An Unusual Pattern of Gunshot Injury Linking Two Homicides to the Same Assailant

    Computerized Axial Tomography as an Aid in Bite Mark Analysis: A Case Report

    Medicolegal Aspects of Necrotizing Fasciitis of the Neck

    Fraudulent Photocopy of a Promissory Note

    A Review of Taylor's Principles and Practice of Medical Jurisprudence

    A Review of Plant Drug Analysis

    A Review of Reasonable Doubt

    Miscellaneous Information

    Use of Scanning Electron Microscopy and Energy Dispersive X-Ray Analysis (SEM-EDXA) in Identification of Foreign Material on Bullets

    In Vitro Accuracy and Precision Studies Comparing Direct and Delayed Analysis of the Ethanol Content of Vapor

    Evaluation of the Abbott TDx-Radiative Energy Attenuation (REA) Ethanol Assay in a Study of 1105 Forensic Whole Blood Specimens

    The Essential Commitment for a Forensic Scientist

    Automated Gunshot Residue Particle Search and Characterization

    Fluorescence of Petroleum Products II. Three-Dimensional Fluorescence Plots of Gasolines

    Malpractice—A Defendant's Perspective

    Estimation of the Absolute Density of Glass Following the Sink/Float Technique

    Isoelectric Focusing Patterns of Some Mammalian Keratins

    Letters to the Editor

    Age Related Changes in the Human Plastron: A Roentgenographic and Morphologic Study

    The Use of Histomorphology to Estimate Age

    Estimating Actual Height in the Older Individual

    Failure of Use of Cemental Annulations in Teeth to Determine the Age of Humans

    The Autodegradation of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) in Human Rib Bone and Its Relationship to the Time Interval Since Death

    Microfilm Documents: What Are the Boundaries in Document Examination?

    A Study of the Handwriting of Adolescents

    Controversial Ethical Issues in Forensic Psychiatry: A Survey

    Childhood Identification and Prophylaxis of Antisocial Personality Disorder

    Name Variation and Aspects of Body Image Among Male Offenders

    Predicting the Effectiveness of Treatment for Pedophilia

    On the Application of Metallurgical Techniques to Forensic Sciences

    Extractive Alkylation and Gas Chromatographic Analysis of Sulfide

    Claims of Psychiatric Injury After Alleged False Arrest

    Fourier Transform-Infrared (FT-IR) Characterization of the Ethyl Acetate Complex of O6-Acetylmorphine

    Micromethod for MN Antigen Grouping of Dried Bloodstains

    Identification of Human Urinary Stains by Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay for Human Uromucoid

    Examination of Sequence of Strokes with an Image Enhancement System

    A Novel Technique for the Collection and Recovery of Foreign Fibers in Forensic Science Casework

    A Simple Overlay System for Data Comparison in Dental Identification

    Shotcup Petal Abrasions in Close Range .410-Caliber Shotgun Injuries

    Sudden Death in a Neonate as a Result of Herpes Simplex Infection

    Amitriptyline Overdose Versus Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in a Two-Month-Old White Female

    Cardiac Injury During Valve Replacement Surgery

    Cranial Arteriovenous Malformation: Suicide by Exsanguination

    A Review of Scientific Aspects of Graphology—A Handbook

    A Review of The Essentials of Forensic Medicine: 4th Edition

    A Review of Encyclopedia of Health Information Sources, First Edition

    Determination of Barium in Gunshot Residue Collection Swabs Using Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectrometry

    Terminal Ballistic Characteristics of Hydra-Shok® Ammunition: A Description of Three Cases

    Classification and Discrimination of Sheet and Container Glasses by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectrometry and Pattern Recognition

    Letters to the Editor

    The Morphology and Evidential Significance of Human Hair Roots

    Vaginal Fluid Zinc Concentration as a Marker for Intercourse

    Sudden Death in Mitral Valve Prolapse

    Racial Identification from the Midfacial Skeleton with Special Reference to American Indians and Whites

    The Effect of Temperature on the Formation of Ethanol by Canadida Albicans in Blood

    Dates of Introduction of Specific Photocopy Machines

    The Differentiation of Electrostatic Photocopy Machines

    Temporal Clustering of Heroin Overdoses in Washington, DC

    Validity Testing of Commercial Urine Cocaine Metabolite Assays: I. Assay Detection Times, Individual Excretion Patterns, and Kinetics After Cocaine Administration to Humans

    Forensic Science Applications of Diffuse Reflectance Infrared Fourier Transform Spectroscopy (DRIFTS): IV. Direct Analysis of Metallic Paints—Sampling Considerations

    Forensic Science Applications of Diffuse Reflectance Infrared Fourier Transform Spectroscopy (DRIFTS): V. Direct Analysis of Metallic Paints—Screening of Panels

    Comparison of Chemical Methods for Determining Postmortem Interval

    Estimation of Postmortem Interval Using Kinetic Analysis of the Third Component of Complement (C3) Cleavage

    Analysis of Gunshot Primer Residue Collection Swabs Using Flameless Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry and Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectrometry: Effects of a Modified Extraction Procedure and Storage of Standards

    Individual Identification from Semen by the Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Fingerprint Technique

    Age Estimation from Quantitation of Features of “Chest Plate” X-Rays

    A New Film for Ultraviolet Photography

    Death Caused by a Constricting Snake—An Infant Death

    Suicide by Intravenous Injection of Cocaine. A Report of Three Cases

    Postmortem Determination of the Biological Distribution of Sufentanil and Midazolam after an Acute Intoxication

    Toolmarks and Peculiar Blunt Force Injuries Related to an Adjustable Wrench

    Cranial Suture Eccentricities: A Case in Which Precocious Closure Complicated Determination of Sex and Commingling

    A Review of Forensic Science Handbook: Vol. II

    A Review of The Lindbergh Case

    A Review of Interviewing, An Introduction to Interrogation

    Miscellaneous Information

    Validity Testing of Commercial Urine Cocaine Metabolite Assays: II. Sensitivity, Specificity, Accuracy, and Confirmation by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

    Letters to the Editor

    Rapid Confirmation of Enzyme Multiplied Immunoassay Technique (EMIT®) Cocaine Positive Urine Samples by Capillary Gas-Liquid Chromatography/Nitrogen Phosphorus Detection (GLC/NPD)

    Analysis of Cocaine-Positive Fatalities

    Excluding a Psychoactive Substance Use Disorder in Forensic Psychiatric Evaluations

    Comparison of Smokeless Powders by Pyrolysis Capillary Gas Chromatography and Pattern Recognition

    ABH Antigen Typing in Bone Tissue

    Amanita Phalloides Mushroom Poisoning: A Cluster of Four Fatalities

    The Use of Videotape to Demonstrate the Dynamics of Bite Marks

    Changes in the Specificity of Blood Groups Induced by Enzymes from Soil Fungi

    Time Since Death and Decomposition of the Human Body: Variables and Observations in Case and Experimental Field Studies

    A Look into Facsimile Transmission

    Opiate Analysis in Cadaveric Blowfly Larvae as an Indicator of Narcotic Intoxication

    Isotopic Analog as the Internal Standard for Quantitative Determination: Evaluation of Mass Spectra of Commonly Abused Drugs and Their Deuterated Analogs

    Families, Murder, and Insanity: A Psychiatric Review of Paternal Neonaticide

    Female Sex Offenders: Severe Victims and Victimizers

    The Comparison of Brake and Accelerator Pedals with Marks on Shoe Soles

    Analysis of Carboxyhemoglobin and Cyanide in Blood from Victims of the Dupont Plaza Hotel Fire in Puerto Rico

    The Use of 1,8-Diazafluoren-9-one (DFO) for the Fluorescent Detection of Latent Fingerprints on Paper. A Preliminary Evaluation

    The Accuracy of Blood Alcohol Analysis Using Headspace Gas Chromatography When Performed on Clotted Samples

    Gm/Km Typing of Bloodstains in U-Bottom Microtiter Plates

    Photoelastic Stress Analysis of Film Ribbons

    An Improved Method for Complement Subcomponent C1R Typing

    Death Following Accidental Sodium Azide Ingestion

    Fatal Recreational Inhalation of Enflurane

    Disappearing Ink: Its Use, Abuse, and Detection

    Fly Larvae: A New Toxicological Method of Investigation in Forensic Medicine

    A Review of Rape — The Evidential Examination and Management of Adult Female Rape Victim

    A Review of The Controlled Substances Act: A Resource Manual of the Current Status of the Federal Drug Laws

    A Review of Perspectives in Basic and Applied Toxicology

    A Review of Law and Medical Ethics, Second edition

    A Review of Road Accident Statistics

    Fluorescent Metal-Ruhemann's Purple Coordination Compounds: Applications to Latent Fingerprint Detection

    Intramolecular Energy Transfer in the Europium-Ruhemann's Purple Complex: Application to Latent Fingerprint Detection

    Evaluation of a Nonequilibrium Isoelectric Focusing (IEF) Method for the Simultaneous Typing of Esterase D (EsD), Red Cell Acid Phosphatase (AcP1), Phosphoglucomutase (PGM1), Adenylate Kinase (AK), and Adenosine Deaminase (ADA)

    Letters to the Editor

    Analysis of Gunshot Residue Test Results in 112 Suicides

    Examination and Analysis of Seat Belt Loading Marks

    The Identification of Maternity in an Unusual Pregnancy-Related Homicide

    Thiamylal: Review of the Literature and Report of a Suicide

    Comparison of Fingernail Ridge Patterns of Monozygotic Twins

    Aminoninhydrins: Fingerprint Reagents with Direct Fluorogenic Activity—Preliminary Studies

    Improved Charcoal Packaging for Accelerant Recovery by Passive Diffusion

    Statistical Discrimination of Flat Glass Fragments by Instrumental Neutron Activation Analysis Methods for Forensic Science Applications

    Gunshot Entrance Wound Abrasion Ring Width as a Function of Projectile Diameter and Velocity

    Nondestructive Differentiation of Full-Color Photocopies

    A Comparison of Three Computer Models for Prediction of Dose in Acute Amitriptyline Overdose

    Introduction: Charles S. Petty, M.D.—The Quintessential Forensic Pathologist

    Changes in Perikymata and Their Significance to a Postmortem Dental Identification

    The Toxicological Examination of the Victims of the British Air Tours Boeing 737 Accident at Manchester in 1985

    Natural Death as Viewed by the Medical Examiner: A Review of 1000 Consecutive Autopsies of Individuals Dying of Natural Disease

    Threatening and Otherwise Inappropriate Letters to Hollywood Celebrities

    Dangerous Mentally Disordered Criminals: Unresolvable Societal Fear?

    The Relationship Between the Court and the Doctor on the Issue of an Inpatient's Refusal of Psychotropic Medication

    Polymorphism of the Plasminogen (PLG) System in Cádiz Province, Southern Spain

    Recognition of Cemetery Remains in the Forensic Setting

    Sarcosaprophagous Fly Activity in Maryland

    Empirical Criteria for the Determination of Suicide Manner of Death

    Identification of a Checkwriter Based on Ink Deposit Pattern

    Relationship of Ischemic Heart Disease to Sudden Death

    Methenamine—An Unusual Component in an Improvised Incendiary Device

    The Identification of Fragmented Vietnam War Remains Utilizing a Healing Extraction Site

    Radiographic Identification by Mastoid Sinus and Arterial Pattern

    Hmong Folk Remedies: Limited Acetylation of Opium by Aspirin and Acetaminophen

    A Review of Age Markers in the Human Skeleton

    A Review of Proactive Police Management, Second Edition

    Cocaine Babies: The Scourge of the '90s

    Coordination of Resources in Officer-Involved Shootings

    Blunt Trauma of the Abdomen in Children

    Sudden Death Caused by Coronary Artery Aneurysms: A Late Complication of Kawasaki Disease

    The Legacy of Nixon—and Quincy

    Skeletal Muscle as an Alternative Specimen for Alcohol and Drug Analysis

    Hair Analysis for Drug Abuse: I. Determination of Methamphetamine and Amphetamine in Hair by Stable Isotope Dilution Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry Method

    Evaluation of Immunoassay Methods for the Screening of Cocaine Metabolites in Urine

    The Synthetic Drug 3-Methylfentanyl: Identification and Quantitation of Powdered Samples

    Letters to the Editor

    Coca Paste: Chemical Analysis and Smoking Experiments

    Collection of Fiber Evidence Using a Roller Device and Adhesive Lifts

    Ink Dating—The State of the Art

    Signatures—Review and a New View

    Identification of Photocopiers from Fusing Roller Defects

    Handedness and the Bilateral Asymmetry of the Jugular Foramen

    Estimation of Stature from Metacarpal Lengths

    Computer-Assisted Facial Reproduction

    Field Recovery and Analysis of Horse Skeletal Remains

    Reconstruction of Root Morphology in Skeletonized Remains with Postmortem Dental Loss

    U.S. Navy and Marine Corps Recruit Training Deaths in San Diego, California, 1973–1985; A Review of 31 Cases

    Toneline Bite Mark Photography

    Fire and Suicide: A Three-Year Study of Self-Immolation Deaths

    Ethanol Distribution Ratios Between Urine and Capillary Blood in Controlled Experiments and in Apprehended Drinking Drivers

    Unnatural Deaths in Nursing Home Patients

    Personality Traits in Juvenile Maladjustment

    Psychobiology of the Violent Offender

    Neural Networks in Forensic Science

    Class Characteristics of Alphabetic Speedwriting Shorthand Systems

    A Comparison of Three Techniques Developed for Sampling and Analysis of Gunshot Residue by Scanning Electron Microscopy/Energy-Dispersive X-Ray Analysis (SEM-EDX)

    Differentiation of Illicit Phenyl-2-Propanone Synthesized from Phenylacetic Acid with Acetic Anhydride Versus Lead (II) Acetate

    An Improved Method for Subtyping Pi in Old Bloodstains

    Detection of Drugs in Human Hair Using Abbott ADx, with Confirmation by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)

    Positive Personal Identity of Skeletonized Remains Using Abdominal and Pelvic Radiographs

    Poisoning from Oral Ingestion of Carbofuran (Furadan 4F), a Cholinesterase-Inhibiting Carbamate Insecticide, and Its Effects on Cholinesterase Activity in Various Biological Fluids

    The Evidence Notwithstanding—A Case Report on a Rape

    Luke May of Seattle—“America's Sherlock Holmes”

    A Review of Ethical Practice in Psychiatry and the Law

    A Review of Forensic Engineering Reconstruction of Accidents

    A Review of Forensic Mass Spectrometry

    Identification of Drugs by Their Near Infrared Spectra

    A Review of Studies on Certain Forensic Aspects of Skull Identification and Individualization

    Evaluation of a Photodiode Array/HPLC-Based System for the Detection and Quantitation of Basic Drugs in Postmortem Blood

    Letters to the Editor

    A Single-Column Procedure on Bond Elut Certify for Systematic Toxicological Analysis of Drugs in Plasma and Urine

    A Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Method for Sex and Species Determination with Novel Controls for Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Template Length

    Evaluation of Nicotine and Cotinine in Human Hair

    Quantitation of Sugars in Street Drug Samples

    Analysis of Buprenorphine in Urine Specimens

    Ricochet Dynamics for the Nine-Millimetre Parabellum Bullet

    Contrast Enhancement of Cyanoacrylate-Developed Latent Fingerprints Using Biological Stains and Commercial Fabric Dyes

    Disappearance Rate of Ethanol from the Blood of Human Subjects: Implications in Forensic Toxicology

    Nicotine Analysis in Neonates' Hair for Measuring Gestational Exposure to Tobacco

    Substance Abuse Testing of Urine by GC/MS in Scanning Mode Evaluated by Proficiency Studies, TLC/GC, and EMIT

    The pH Pen—A Means of Comparing Paper Products

    Testing of the National Crime Information Center Missing/Unidentified Persons Computer Comparison Routine

    Image Enhancement for Document Examination Using the Personal Computer

    The Use of Hydrogen Peroxide to Visualize Tattoos Obscured by Decomposition and Mummification

    A Method for Siding and Sequencing Human Ribs

    Evaluation of Enzyme Immunoassay Performance Characteristics—Phencyclidine Example

    Multiple Analysis of Fire Debris Samples Using Passive Headspace Concentration

    Effects of Argon Laser Light, Alternate Source Light, and Cyanoacrylate Fuming on DNA Typing of Human Bloodstains

    Child Stealing by Cesarean Section: A Psychiatric Case Report and Review of the Child Stealing Literature

    A Technique for Developing and Photographing Ridge Impressions on Decomposed Water-Soaked Fingers

    Scleral and Conjunctival Hemorrhages Arising from a Gunshot Wound of the Chest: A Case Report

    Sudden and Unexpected Death in Childhood Due to a Colloid Cyst of the Third Ventricle

    A Review of Criminal Investigation, A Method for Reconstructing the Past

    A Review of Techniques of Crime Scene Investigation, 5th Edition

    A Review of Proceedings of The Taipei International Symposium on Forensic Sciences

    A Review of The Journal of Forensic Psychiatry, Volume 1, Number 1, June, 1990

    A Review of Postmortem Changes in Human and Animal Remains

    The Incidence of Transient Particulate Gunshot Primer Residue in Oregon and Washington Bow Hunters

    Detection of Trace Explosive Evidence by Ion Mobility Spectrometry

    Application of the Microdroplet Method of X-Ray Analysis to the Characterization of Inks

    Application of DNA Fingerprinting to Enforcement of Hunting Regulations in Ontario


    Extraction, Evaluation, and Amplification of DNA from Decalcified and Undecalcified United States Civil War Bone

    Problems of Recovering Partial Human Remains at Different Times and Locations: Concerns for Death Investigators

    Letters to the Editor

    An Animal Model of Postmortem Amitriptyline Redistribution

    Experimental Observations on Adipocere Formation

    Invasive Haemophilus Influenzae Type B Disease

    The Analysis of Cremains: A Case Study Involving the Inappropriate Disposal of Mortuary Remains

    Disinterment from Paving Materials: Use of Heavy Equipment for Exhumation and Examination of Bodies

    Skull Fractures in Fatalities Due to Motor Vehicle Collisions

    Preliminary Observations of the Effects of Phencyclidine in Decomposing Tissues on the Development of Parasarcophaga ruficornis (Diptera: Sarcophagidae)

    Stability of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Antibodies in Postmortem Samples

    Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry for the Determination of Cocaine and Benzoylecgonine over a Wide Concentration Range (<0.005–5 mg/dL) in Postmortem Blood

    A Comparison of Meconium, Maternal Urine and Neonatal Urine for Detection of Maternal Drug Use During Pregnancy

    A Fentanyl Epidemic in Maryland 1992

    Some Parameters Affecting the Quality of ESDA Results

    A Method for Establishing the Age of Subadults

    New Application for the Quantitation of Cocaine Base by Gas Chromatography

    Detection of Trace Levels of Gasoline in Arson Cases by Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry with an Automatic On-Line Thermal Desorber

    Extraction and Analysis of Low Molecular Weight Alcohols and Acetone from Fire Debris Using Passive Headspace Concentration

    The Routine Analysis of Breast Milk for Drugs of Abuse in a Clinical Toxicology Laboratory

    The Black Soldier Fly Hermetia illucens (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) As a Potential Measure of Human Postmortem Interval: Observations and Case Histories

    Restoring Texts of Typewriter Ribbons: A Reliability Study of the RAW-1 Ribbon Analysis Workstation

    Platen Information Revealed: A Technique for Locating Latent Text on Typewriter (or Printer) Platens

    A Simple Method for Sampling Photocopy Toners for Examination by Microreflectance Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrophotometry

    Drift Trajectories of a Floating Human Body Simulated in a Hydraulic Model of Puget Sound

    Sex Offender Case Study: The Truth?

    Sudden Death Due to Coronary Artery Anomalies: A Case Report and Clinical Review