Figure 10-17.Reviewing antemortem dental records.
numerical order on table by gender. Postmortem
time. Figure 10-21 shows an example of a completed
records of children may also be individually managed.
dental ID summary sheet.
To provide quality control, provide the team leader
of the forensic dentistry section the antemortem and
postmortem dental records of potential positive ID
established by the staff. The leader must reconstruct
the positive dental ID. A dental identification form
that summarizes the ID data can be completed at this
This form is a tool in the decision-making and
documentation process. It is used to provide rapid
answers to questions when the team leader of the
forensic dentistry section meets with the Identification
Center chief at which time evidence regarding each
case is presented. Only after all sections have