Deputy County Attorney Maricopa County Attorney's Office
This presentation is designed to provide the attendee with a firm foundation of knowledge regarding both the science of abusive head trauma (AHT) and untrue medical defenses encountered in the courtroom. The material is presented in a logical and easily understood format that makes the science related to AHT easily accessible to both lay professionals and medical providers. The presenter will use this same approach in reviewing the latest untrue medical defenses commonly encountered in prosecution. This workshop will only be recorded and available On-Demand from August 9, 2021 until December 17, 2021.
describe the basic biomechanics involved in inflicted traumatic brain injury.
identify the most common forms of brain injury seen in inflicted traumatic brain injury.
differentiate between primary & secondary brain injuries seen in inflicted traumatic brain injury.
describe related eye & skeletal injuries frequently seen in ITB.