wound ballistics

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wound ballistics

The study of projectiles (bullets) as they penetrate tissue.

wound ballistics

The study of the effects on the body produced by penetrating projectiles.
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We would need to be looking, for example, to see if they had stab wounds, gunshot wounds.
In 1989 a study of 1,444 trauma admission to an emergency room in Pittsburgh found no significant relationship between the phases of the moon and admission for assault, stab wounds, gunshot wounds, and other forms of mayhem.