Study of Profile of Sexually Related Unnatural Deaths

Authors

  • Siddaramanna T C1, Dileep Kumar R2, Girish Chandra Y P3, Shailesh V Parate4, Harish S5

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v14i2.2786

Keywords:

Unnatural Deaths, Sexual assault, Autopsy

Abstract

Sexual crimes against women are on the rise. It has been well documented that sexual assault cases are under reported. The study was conducted in the Department of Forensic Medicine, M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore during the period from September 2008 to February 2010, a period of 18 months where in 52 cases were due to sexually related deaths

Author Biography

Siddaramanna T C1, Dileep Kumar R2, Girish Chandra Y P3, Shailesh V Parate4, Harish S5

1Associate Professor, 2Assistant Professor, Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur, Karnataka, Professor, Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, MS Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, Karnataka, 4Associate Professor, Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, AIIMS, Hrishikesh, Uttarkand, 5Professor, Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, MS Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, Karnataka

Published

2020-04-29

How to Cite

Siddaramanna T C1, Dileep Kumar R2, Girish Chandra Y P3, Shailesh V Parate4, Harish S5. (2020). Study of Profile of Sexually Related Unnatural Deaths. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 14(2), 190-193. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v14i2.2786