Pseudosubarachnoid hemorrhage on clinical computed tomography: the forensic implications of incorrect diagnosis

P Bedford, Chris O'Donnell

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Abstract

To the Editor: Multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) is a standard investigation in clinical practice and is increasingly being applied to the assessment of cause and mechanism of death in forensic practice.1Y4 Postmortem CT scanning (PMCT) in our state is a routine component of the so-called preliminary examination as defined by the Victorian Coroners Act 2008.5
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e4 - e6
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology
Volume34
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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