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Otázka teplot chlazení a mrazení těl zemřelých pro dočasné uložení

Title in English The issue of cooling and freezing temperatures of dead bodies for temporary storage


Year of publication 2021
Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Folia Societatis Medicinae Legalis Slovacae
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Medicine

Keywords cooling temperature; freezing temperature; post-mortem changes
Description The optimal temperature of temporary storage of corpses in the morgue is important for slowing the development of postmortem changes, which in many cases may influence the interpretation of the autopsy finding and for the safe behavior of autopsies. The most common changes include the creation of cold stiffness, drying for mummification of tissue and other changes.

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