Mahesh Shenoy

Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences, Riyadh Elm University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


  • Review Article   
    Role of Forensic Odontology in the Identification of Victims of Mass Disaster: A Systematic Review
    Author(s): Mahesh Shenoy*

    Background: One of the important parts of management of mass disasters is the reorganization of the remains found after death of human beings. This procedure is usually carried out by forensic experts. It is very tough job because most parts of the body get damaged in massive destruction and it becomes difficult to identify the victim. There have been many methods which rely on the sufficient quantity of remains of the body for proper identification. Nowadays forensic dentistry is also being considered for the identification of the victims in mass disasters. This systematic review was carried out to assess the role of forensic odontology in the mass disasters. Methods: There was extensive literature search in reliable and authentic databases like Pubmed, Scopus, Web of Sciences, Ovidsp for obtaining papers focussing on forens.. Read More»

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