Blunt force trauma injuries
Predicting alternate light absorption in areas of trauma based on degree of skin pigmentation: Not all wavelengths are equal
Quantifying the Degree of Bruise Visibility Observed Under White Light and an Alternate Light Source
Intimate Partner Violence and Miscarriage: Examination of the Role of Physical and Psychological Abuse and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
The Repository of Antemortem Injury Response (REPAIR): an online database for skeletal injuries of known ages
An Evaluation of the Directional Relationship Between Head Injuries and Subsequent Changes in Impulse Control and Delinquency in a Sample of Previously Adjudicated Males
Age-Dependent Fracture Characteristics of Rigid and Compliant Surface Impacts on the Infant SkullA Porcine Model
This NIJ Conference Panel will feature the latest research on forensic aspects of elder abuse detection and prosecution. Panelists will discuss results from a recently completed study that examined the characteristics of pressure sores on elders who received quality care, emphasizing how this research informs the field about the warning signs of potential neglect. Panelists will also present findings from a study on how well elderly individuals with mild or moderate dementia remember emotional events.