Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology

List of Papers (Total 131)

Multicystic encephalomalacia as an end-stage finding in abusive head trauma

Abusive head trauma (AHT) is one of the most severe forms of physical child abuse. If a child initially survives severe AHT the neurological outcome can be poor. In recent years several children were seen who developed multicystic encephalomalacia (MCE) after documented severe AHT. A search of the Netherlands Forensic Institute database in The Hague was performed. Inclusion...