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This page contains materials and information related to Shaken Baby Syndrome / Abusive Head Trauma.
An article from The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology detailing the biomechanics of the causes of SBS/AHT.
A systematic review of the triad in medical investigations of suspected traumatic shaking.
A legal studies research paper from Wisconsin University Law School on the specifics of SBS/AHT and ongoing debates regarding the condition. Supplements "Defending Shaken Baby/Abusive Head Trauma Cases: New Challenges To The Shaken Baby Hypothesis".
A detailed paper on the history and medical classifications of SBS/AHT.
Article from the Houston Jornal of Health Law & Policy by A.N. Guthkelch. Supplements the presentation "Defending Shaken Baby/Abusive Head Trauma Cases: New Challenges To The Shaken Baby Hypothesis".
A legal studies research paper on SBS/AHT prosecutions from the University of Wisconsin Law School.
An article from The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology reviewing cases of fatal head injuries from short-distance falls from a medical standpoint.
A biomechanical research report on probability of fractures using a pediatric crash test device.
Researchers recreated an incident of a fatal short-distance fall using the same play structure and a dummy matching the proportions of the deceased infant.
A PowerPoint presentation detailing the mechanics and similarities of SBS/AHT to head trauma cases in infants and toddlers. Includes medical illustrations and autopsy images.
A detailed PowerPoint presentation on the specifics of SBS/AHT including its history and classification.
A list of court cases involving SBS/AHT convictions being vacated as of March 14, 2013. Supplements "Defending Shaken Baby/Abusive Head Trauma Cases: New Challenges To The Shaken Baby Hypothesis".
A document supplementing the presentation outline "Defending Shaken Baby/ Abusive Head Trauma Cases: New Challenges to The Shaken Baby Hypotheses", detailing what was known about SBS/AHT at the time.
Presentation outline of a review for SBS/AHT cases, includes names of supplemental materials accompanying the outline.