This presentation is designed to teach attorneys and investigators about various injuries that result from Blunt Force Trauma. Bruises/Contusions, Abrasions, Lacerations and Avulsions are all discussed with definitions, examples and information on each wound. Dating of bruises is included as well is information on multiple injuries. Pressure ulcer prevention, assessment and staging are discussed. The purpose of the presentation is to assist attorneys and investigators in understanding the causative factors behind injuries from Blunt Force Trauma and provide them with in-depth knowledge regarding the potential indications of such injuries.
Presented by Tara Godoy, BSN RN CFN LNC
Tara is a Certified Forensic Nurse and has been working with Criminal and Civil Attorneys since 2009. Tara’s main areas of expertise are Strangulation and Blunt Force Trauma, but testimony is also offered on other traumatic injuries or medical conditions.
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