Year: 1990 Source: Forensic Science International, v.47, no.1, (August 1990), p.39-57 SIEC No: 19910782

In this article, 171 deaths of women of reproductive age were investigated to see whether there was a relationship with any particular phase of the menstrual cycle. There were 46 deaths from natural causes, 44 accidental deaths, 50 suicides & 31 homicides in the sample. The results did not show any significant bias to any particular phase of the cycle. (VM)