Search for dissertations about: "rättsmedicin"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 swedish dissertations containing the word rättsmedicin.

  1. 1. Teenager fatalities epidemiology and implications for prevention

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Lars Johansson; Anders Eriksson; Leif Svanström; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Teenager; fatalities; injury; suicide; alcohol; drugs; intoxication; trends; MEDICINE Morphology; cell biology; pathology Pathology Forensic medicine; MEDICIN Morfologi; cellbiologi; patologi Patologi Rättsmedicin; Forensic Medicine; rättsmedicin;

    Abstract : A significant number of teenagers are killed each year by unintentional or intentional injuries. A teenager is in a vulnerable phase of her/his life, going from being a child to adult. This transition often includes testing the limits of their capabilities, which can include, e.g. READ MORE

  2. 2. Traffic and drowning incidents with emphasis on the presence of alcohol and drugs

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Kristin Ahlm; Ulf Björnstig; Marie Hasselberg; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Traffic incidents; drivers; passenger; drowning; alochol; pharmaceuptical; illicit drugs; suicidal drowning; mental disorder; Forensic Medicine; rättsmedicin;

    Abstract : Worldwide, fatal traffic injuries and drowning deaths are important problems. The aim of this thesis was to investigate the cirumstances of fatal and non-fatal traffic injuries and drowning deaths in Sweden including analysis of the presence of alcohol and drugs, which are considered to be major risk factors for these events. READ MORE

  3. 3. The role of forensic epidemiology in evidence-based forensic medical practice

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Michael Freeman; Anders Eriksson; Maurice Zeegers; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; forensic epidemiology; forensic medicine; probability; traffic crash; autopsy; logistic regression; Bayes´law; Forensic Medicine; rättsmedicin; Forensic Medicine; rättsmedicin;

    Abstract : Objectives This thesis is based on 4 papers that were all written with the same intent, which was to describe and demonstrate how epidemiologic concepts and data can serve as a basis for improved validity of probabilistic conclusions in forensic medicine (FM). Conclusions based on probability are common in FM, and the validity of probabilistic conclusions is dependant on their foundation, which is often no more than personal experience. READ MORE

  4. 4. Firearm deaths in Sweden epidemiology with emphasis on accidental deaths and prevention

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Mensura Junuzovic; Anders Eriksson; Patrik Midlöv; Louis Riddez; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Firearm; fatality; accidental; hunting; non-hunting; suicide; homicide; Forensic Medicine; rättsmedicin;

    Abstract : Prevention of firearm deaths and injuries is an important public health issue that may save human lives. The aim of this thesis was to investigate the epidemiology and attributes of accidental firearm fatalities in Sweden, and to provide a basis for further preventive measures. READ MORE

  5. 5. Homicide Injury Quantification Measures of injury severity in homicide victims and associations with homicide characteristics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Fredrik Tamsen; Ingemar Thiblin; Peter Mygind Leth; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Homicide; Injury score; Injury quantification; Offender profiling; Rättsmedicin; Forensic Medicine;

    Abstract : Some previous studies have found that the amount and severity of injuries in homicide victims correlate with different homicide characteristics, such as the victim-offender relationship and drug influence of the offender. If such relationships exist, they may be used by homicide investigators as part of an offender profiling. READ MORE