The Resource Sudden death in the young, Roger W. Byard

Sudden death in the young, Roger W. Byard

Label
Sudden death in the young
Title
Sudden death in the young
Statement of responsibility
Roger W. Byard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Highly illustrated complete overview of pathological aspects of sudden death in the young, from before birth to middle adult life
Related
Cataloging source
CAMBR
Dewey number
616.078
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RB150.S84
LC item number
B93 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Sudden death in the young, Roger W. Byard
Publication
Note
Prev. ed.: published as Sudden death in infancy, childhood, and adolescence. 2004
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Sudden Death in the Young; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface to the third edition; Reviews of the first and second editions; Acknowledgments; Section 1: Introduction; Chapter 1 Sudden pediatric death: issues and overview; Introduction; How sudden is "sudden?"; How unexpected is "unexpected?"; What constitutes being "well?"; Should conditions be included if sudden death has only been reported in adults, or if sudden death in childhood is only a theoretical possibility?; Overview; Frequency; Causes of sudden death
  • Death scene examinationHead injuries from blunt force; Falls from heights; Mechanisms and manifestations of injury; Anatomic considerations; Biomechanical and cellular changes; Intracranial findings; Retinal hemorrhage and eye injury; 'Shaken infant syndrome"; 'Lucid interval"; Conclusion; Brain imaging; Skin and soft tissue injury; Skeletal injury; Chest and abdominal trauma; Chest injuries; Abdominal injuries; Thermal injuries; Firearms; Incised wounds; Subtle, unusual, and miscellaneous injuries and causes of death; Starvation, failure to thrive, and neglect; Underlying organic illnesses
  • Farm deathsImpalement injuries; Gunshot deaths; Deaths due to animal activity; Animal attacks on land; Animal attacks in water; Postmortem animal predation; Hyperthermia; Dehydration; Hypothermia; Sporting deaths; The second impact syndrome; Iatrogenic injuries; Anesthesia; Surgery and other medical procedures; Medications; Other deaths in hospitals; Miscellaneous; Injuries and illnesses from traditional or alternative therapies; Accidental deaths and disaster victim identification; References; Section 3: Intentional trauma; Chapter 3 Homicide and suicide; Introduction
  • Issues in the investigation of sudden infant and childhood deathQuality of pediatric autopsies; Expert evidence; Organ retention; Counseling; Child death review committees; References; Section 2: Unintentional trauma; Chapter 2 Accidents; Introduction; Types of injuries; Multiple injuries; Road accidents; Motor vehicle drivers and passengers; Pedestrians; Bicyclists/motorcyclists; Patterned injuries; Off-road accidents; All-terrain vehicles (ATVs); Driveway run-overs; Snowmobiles; Aortic injuries; Commotio cordis; Abdominal injuries; Mechanisms of blunt force injury; Craniocerebral trauma
  • Mechanisms of craniocerebral injuryDrowning; Mechanism of death; Autopsy findings findings; Special circumstances; Buckets; Bathtubs; Swimming pools; Asphyxia; Definition; Autopsy findings diagnosis; Sleeping accidents"; Overlaying; Head entrapment; Positional asphyxia; Crush asphyxia; Foreign body impaction/migration; Other forms of hanging; Miscellaneous; Autoerotic asphyxia/death; Embolism; Air embolism; Foreign-body embolism; Other embolism; Thermal injuries; Electrocution; Poisoning; Pica; Illicit drug and substance abuse; Cocaine; Volatiles; Gasoline; Opiates; Amphetamines; Alcohol
Control code
ocn824603592
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 685 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139855259
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b33598149
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)824603592
  • pebcs0511777787

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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