Year: 1984 Source: Journal of Forensic Sciences, v.29, no.3, (April 1984), p.843-864 SIEC No: 19850406

A comprehensive study undertaken to determine whether or not it is possible to reconstruct the positioning of a weapon used to cause death by gunshot wound. Because the undisturbed conditions of suicide victims that may help in securing unambiguous & more accurate results, investigation was carried out in suicide deaths only (n=13). Basic experimental tests used are outlined. (NBB)