Year: 1982 Source: Journal of Legal Medicine, v.88, no.4, (1982), p.297-304 SIEC No: 19841155

In the period 1969 to 1980 there were 1,985 cases of fatalC.O. poisoning. 662 were accidental, 1,322 were suicidal and one was homicidal. Seven illustrative case histories are used to identify the complexities of making accurate certifications as to cause of death. (MB)