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Hot Topics - Shaken Baby Syndrome

Susan Margulies, Michael Prange, Barry S. Myers, Matthew R. Maltese, Songbai Ji, Xinguo Ning, Jacob Fisher, Kristy Arbogast & Cindy Christian, Letter to the Editor, Shaken Baby Syndrome: A Flawed Biomechanical Analysis, FORENSIC SCI. INT’L (forthcoming 2006), Located at: Forensic Science International

Kirsten Marion Stein, Katharina Ruf, Maria Katharina Ganten & Rainer Mattern, Representation of Cerebral Bridging Veins in Infants by Postmortem Computed Tomography, FORENSIC SCI. INT’L (forthcoming 2006), Located at: Forensic Science International

J.C. Upshaw Downs, Michael M. Baden, Rob Parrish, Christopher J. Plourd, Shaken Baby Syndrome: Medical Myth or Medical Fact?, AAFS 58TH ANNUAL MEETING, Feb. 20-25, 2006, Located at: AAFS

Kay Rauth-Farley, Lori Fraiser, Robert Parrish & Randell Alexander, Abusive Head Truama in Infants and Children: Medical, Legal, and Forensic Issues A Clinical Guide, Color Atlas and Supplementary CD-ROM (G.W. Medical Publishing 2006), Located at: G.W. Medical Publishing

Mark Hansen, Battle of the Expert: A Forensic Pathologist Successfully Fights Criminal Charges Stemming From His Testimony in a Shaken Baby Case, A.B.A. J., Dec. 2005, at 52, Located at: ABA Journal

Andy Coghlan, Infant Deaths: Justice for the Innocents, NEW SCIENTIST, July 30, 2005, Located at: New Scientist

S. Cirovic, R.M. Bhola, D.R. Hose, I.C. Howard, P.V. Lawford & M.A. Parsons, Mechanistic Hypothesis for Eye Injury in Infant Shaking: An Experimental and Computational Study, 1 FORENSIC SCI. MED. & PATHOLOGY 53 (Mar. 2005), Located at: Forensic Science Medicine and Pathology

Jan E. Leestma, Case Analysis of Brain-Injured Admittedly Shaken Infants: 54 Cases, 1969-2001, 26 AM. J. FORENSIC MED. PATHOLOGY 199 (2005) (

Mark Donohoe, Evidence-Based Medicine and Shaken Baby Syndrome: Part I: Literature Review, 1966-1998, 24 AM. J. FORENSIC MED. & PATHOLOGY 239 (2003) (

Elaine Whitfield Sharpe, The Elephant on the Moon, THE WARRIOR, Fall 2003, at 28, Located at: The Warrior

Genie Lyons, Note, Shaken Baby Syndrome: A Questionable Scientific Syndrome and a Dangerous Legal Concept, 2003 UTAH L. REV. 1109 (Summer 2003), Located at: Utah Law Review

Jeffery M. Jentzen, Pathological Findings in Fatal Shaken Impact Syndrome, in THE SHAKEN BABY SYNDROME: A MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH (Stephen Lazoritz & Vincent J. Palusci eds., Haworth Press 2002), Located at: Haworth Press

American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect, Shaken Baby Syndrome: Rotational Cranial Injuries Technical Report, 108 PEDIATRICS 206 (July 2001), Located at: Pediatrics

Mary E. Case, Michael A. Graham, Tracey Corey Handy, Jeffrey M. Jentzen, & James A. Monteleone; National Association of Medical Examiners Ad Hoc Committee on Shaken Baby Syndrome, Position Paper on Fatal Abusive Head Injuries in Infants and Young Children, 22 AM. J. FORENSIC MED. & PATHOLOGY 112 (2001), Located at: American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology