Academic Forensic Pathology

Academic Forensic Pathology is the official journal of NAME.

Editor: J. Keith Pinckard, MD-PhD
Publisher: Emma O. Lew, MD
Founder and Director: Evan W. Matshes, MD

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March 2018 • Volume Eight • Issue One • Environmental Deaths

Invited Reviews

Deaths From Environmental Hypoxia and Raised Carbon Dioxide   

Christopher M. Milroy

Investigation of Drowning Deaths: A Practical Review

Erica J. Armstrong, Kevin L. Erskine

Whitewater Rafting and Kayaking Deaths in Colorado: Increasing Preventative Measures By Understanding Risk Factors

Jarod Murdoch, Leon K. Kelly

Environmental Deaths in Southern Arizona

Kevin M. Lougee, Gregory L. Hess, David C. Winston

Hypothermic Death in the Arctic State

Cristin M. Rolf, Kenneth E. Gallagher

High-Altitude Illness Death Investigation

Robert A. Kurtzman, James L. Caruso

Lightning and the Forensic Pathologist

Ryan Blumenthal

Death On Orbit: Extreme Environmental Conditions and the Deaths of American Astronauts

Craig T. Mallak

Review Articles

National Association of Medical Examiners Position Paper: Recommendations for the Investigation and Certification of Deaths in People with Epilepsy

Owen L. Middleton, Daniel S. Atherton, Elizabeth A. Bundock, Elizabeth Donner, Daniel Friedman, Dale C. Hesdorffer, Heather S. Jarrell, Aileen M. McCrillis, Othon J. Mena, Mitchel Morey, David J. Thurman, Niu Tian, Torbjörn Tomson, Zian H. Tseng, Steven White, Cyndi Wright, Orrin Devinsky

The Shock of Strep: Rapid Deaths Due to Group A Streptococcus

Katrina M. Thompson, Alana K. Sterkel, Joseph A. McBride, Robert F. Corliss

Case of the month

Fatal Ludwig’s Angina: Cases of Lethal Spread of Odontogenic Infection

Catherine R. Miller, Kendall Von Crowns, Vickie Willoughby

Healed Fracture of Superior Horn of Thyroid Cartilage in Autoerotic Asphyxia: An Indication of Prior Activity? A Case Report Utilizing 3D Scanning and Printing of the Larynx

Michael Eckhardt, Kabeer Shah, Melanie Bois, Joseph Maleszewski, Kellyanna Moore, Peter Lin

Letters to the editor-in-chief

The Australian National Coronial Information System: Limited By Quality of Data

Kelly Olds, Michael  Rodriguez, Neil Langlois