The physical after-effects of torture.

Abstract:

:Descriptions and differentiating factors in post-torture lesions are described and discussed, from the point of view of the medical examination of persons alleging physical abuse of human rights. The lesions caused by various methods of torture are described. The material and expertise is drawn from a long experience both in clinical practice and in the examination of refugees and asylum-seekers who claim to have been tortured.

journal_name

Forensic Sci Int

authors

Forrest D

doi

10.1016/0379-0738(95)10800-9

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

1995-11-30 00:00:00

pages

77-84

issue

1

eissn

0379-0738

issn

1872-6283

pii

0379073895108009

journal_volume

76

pub_type

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