Forensic Dental Evidence

This handbook is written for police investigators and forensic personnel who are tasked with developing investigations that require expertise in dentistry. The focus is providing the information necessary to recognize and professionally manage dental evidence. Investigators will understand the scientific nomenclature, scientific issues and the specialized forensic nature of this type of forensic investigation. The emphasis is on human identification from dental structures, the identification of people from bite marks, and the signs and significance of dental injuries present in violent crime. Law enforcement personnel, coroners, and other death investigators often encounter crime scenes and victims that require dental expertise. Attorneys are asked to present dental evidence in court. This book delivers the backbone information for these individuals to better assess their needs in both casework and litigation. Forensic Dentistry contains numerous photographs of crime scene evidence and bite marks on victims and details for the reader the types of dental evidence and what is expected regarding collection, documentation, and the capabilities of analytical methods. This book is the first of its kind to present essential information to the field investigator in a format that allows easy reference and comprehensive detail. * Contains previously unavailable information on digital photography and dental evidence * Includes dozens of photos that illustrate the proper collection and preservation of evidence * Provides desperately needed and essential information necessary to recognize, and professionally manage dental evidence

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  • Author : C. Michael Bowers
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 208 pages
  • ISBN : 0080470149
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Forensic Dental Evidence

Forensic Dental Evidence
  • Author : C. Michael Bowers
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 29 January 2004
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This handbook is written for police investigators and forensic personnel who are tasked with developing investigations that require expertise in dentistry. The focus is providing the information necessary to recognize and professionally manage dental evidence. Investigators will understand the scientific nomenclature, scientific issues and the specialized forensic nature of this type of forensic investigation. The emphasis is on human identification from dental structures, the identification of people from bite marks, and the signs and significance of dental injuries present in

Forensic Dental Evidence

Forensic Dental Evidence
  • Author : C. Michael Bowers
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 14 September 2010
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Forensic Dental Evidence: An Investigators Handbook highlights the discussion regarding unjust convictions caused by inaccurate bitemark opinions. The book focuses on cases that use forensic techniques, emphasizing modern methods and protocols. Through this book, the latest information available is offered to the forensic community. This book demonstrates expertise in forensic dentistry by presenting chapters on human identification in domestic and international situations; investigations on missing person and violent crimes against persons; mass-disaster planning and disaster response; and new threats from

Evidence-Based Forensic Dentistry

Evidence-Based Forensic Dentistry
  • Author : Balwant Rai,Jasdeep Kaur
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 20 August 2012
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Recent years have witnessed significant advances in forensic odontology. This book presents basic concepts in the field and describes all the standard examination procedures currently employed in the acquisition of dental evidence. Detailed information is provided on the identification of unknown individuals, the application of forensic dentistry in mass disasters and multiple fatality incidents, the role of dental evidence in child abuse investigations, and the analysis of bite mark evidence. Other features of the book are a series of high-profile

Forensic Dentistry

Forensic Dentistry
  • Author : Paul G. Stimson,Curtis A. Mertz
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 01 January 2002
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Identification of unknown individuals and the determination of their age, race, and sex is one of the most important functions of forensic dentistry. Throughout history, this procedure has been used to establish difficult identifications, including Adolph Hitler, Eva Braun, Lee Harvey Oswald, and actor William Holden. Other essential applications of forensic dentistry include mass disaster investigations, evaluating bite marks and bitemark evidence in death investigations, child abuse investigations, and in civil litigation for evaluating oral or temporomandibular injuries related to

Forensic Odontology

Forensic Odontology
  • Author : Jane Taylor,Jules Kieser
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 08 February 2016
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Forensic Odontology: Principles and Practice pulls together the very latest research findings and advice on best practice and essential skills, including aspects of forensic science that provide a well-rounded educational experience for the reader. Chapters provide coverage of anatomy and morphology, mortuary techniques, physical anthropology, applied forensic sciences, child and elder abuse, and facial approximation. The text introduces the various topics and discusses underpinning philosophies without being an exhaustive historical treatise. Appropriate case studies are used to highlight issues, and

Evidence-Based Forensic Dentistry

Evidence-Based Forensic Dentistry
  • Author : Balwant Rai,Jasdeep Kaur
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 21 August 2012
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Recent years have witnessed significant advances in forensic odontology. This book presents basic concepts in the field and describes all the standard examination procedures currently employed in the acquisition of dental evidence. Detailed information is provided on the identification of unknown individuals, the application of forensic dentistry in mass disasters and multiple fatality incidents, the role of dental evidence in child abuse investigations, and the analysis of bite mark evidence. Other features of the book are a series of high-profile

Forensic Odontology

Forensic Odontology
  • Author : Thomas J. David,Jim Lewis
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 02 January 2018
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Forensic Odontology: Principles and Practice details the aspects necessary to become an accomplished forensic odontologist, including an illustration of the skills necessary to become an expert witness. The book is ideal for both the experienced and novice forensic odontologist, covering many fields of expertise, including civil and criminal matters. The civil side involves standard of care and personal injury matters, while the criminal side involves not only dental identification, but management of mass fatality incidents, age assessment, child and elder

Forensic Odontology

Forensic Odontology
  • Author : Guy Willems
  • Publisher : Leuven University Press
  • Release : 17 October 2021
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21st century quality standards in forensics. Quality standards related to forensics in general dentistry / A. Nordblad ; What does the law say? / E. De Valck ; Quality assurance guidelines for post mortem identification / S. Benthaus, K. Rötzscher, B. Knell, H. Van Waes, J. Bonnetain, ; J. Hutt ; The liability of the forensic odontologist / Y. Vermylen. -- How reliable is our dental age estimation?. The impact of diet on age at death determinations based on molar attrition / G.J.R. Maat ; A correlation

Forensic Odontology

Forensic Odontology
  • Author : Catherine Adams,Romina Carabott,Sam Evans
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 11 November 2013
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An accessible, essential introduction to forensicodontology. Written by a team of well-established, active practitioners in thefield, Forensic Odontology is invaluable for thoseneeding an introduction to the subject for the general dentalpractitioner who has an interest in forensic dentistry and iscontemplating practicing in the field. It will also be useful as areference during practice. After a brief introduction the book covers dental anatomy anddevelopment, expert witness skills, mortuary practice, dental humanidentification, disaster victim identification, dental ageassessment, bite marks, forensic photography and

Manual of Forensic Odontology, Fifth Edition

Manual of Forensic Odontology, Fifth Edition
  • Author : David R. Senn,Richard A. Weems
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 22 January 2013
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Advances in forensic odontology have led to improvements in dental identification for individual cases as well as in disaster victim identification (DVI). New and updated technologies mean advances in bitemark analysis and age estimation. Growth in the field has strengthened missing persons’ networks leading to more and faster identifications of unidentified individuals. A product of the American Society of Forensic Odontology, the Manual of Forensic Odontology, Fifth Edition provides comprehensive and up-to-date information involving all facets of forensic dentistry and

Manual of Forensic Odontology, Fifth Edition

Manual of Forensic Odontology, Fifth Edition
  • Author : David R. Senn,Richard A. Weems
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 22 January 2013
GET THIS BOOKManual of Forensic Odontology, Fifth Edition

Advances in forensic odontology have led to improvements in dental identification for individual cases as well as in disaster victim identification (DVI). New and updated technologies mean advances in bitemark analysis and age estimation. Growth in the field has strengthened missing persons’ networks leading to more and faster identifications of unidentified individuals. A product of the American Society of Forensic Odontology, the Manual of Forensic Odontology, Fifth Edition provides comprehensive and up-to-date information involving all facets of forensic dentistry and

Manual of Forensic Odontology

Manual of Forensic Odontology
  • Author : Andzrej Huczynski
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 15 November 2017
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The most exhaustive book on forensic dentistry, the fourth edition of this volume covers the latest advances in the field, including regulations affecting forensic dental practice and procedures in light of the Health Insurance Portability and Accessibility Act, updated ABFO guidelines, and new digital radiographic and photographic developments. Th

Forensic and Legal Dentistry

Forensic and Legal Dentistry
  • Author : Klaus Rötzscher
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 11 December 2013
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This book both explains in detail diverse aspects of the law as it relates to dentistry and examines key issues in forensic odontostomatology. A central aim is to enable the dentist to achieve a realistic assessment of the legal situation and to reduce uncertainties and liability risk. To this end, experts from across the world discuss the dental law in their own countries, covering both civil and criminal law and highlighting key aspects such as patient rights, insurance, and compensation.

Bitemark Evidence

Bitemark Evidence
  • Author : Robert B.J. Dorion
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 16 March 2011
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Experts in the field of bitemark evidence confront complexities ranging from the identification and collection of evidence, to microscopic analysis, to legal implications and courtroom admissibility. Now in its second edition, Bitemark Evidence reflects the knowledge, training, experience, opinions, and research of 27 authors from around the world

Storage of Evidence and Records in Forensic Odontology

Storage of Evidence and Records in Forensic Odontology
  • Author : Abhishek Prakash,Neeraj Grover,Shamindra Sengupta
  • Publisher : LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Release : 14 July 2014
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Forensic Odontology has been defined by the Federation Dentaire Internationale (FDI) as that " branch of dentistry which, in the interest of justice, deals with proper handling and examination of dental evidence, and with the proper evaluation and presentation of dental findings." Different evidences used for identification of victims and culprits are teeth, jaw bone, saliva, radiographs, bite marks, palatal rugae, dental records, dental casts, DNA, blood, lip prints, denture and microscopic slides. As evidence is the backbone of all investigations,