Plastic Bag Suffocation and its Forensic Approach

Medico-Legal Journal
17 Feb, 2020 ,

Death as a result of suffocation due to plastic bags is rare and most recorded deaths were of children or homicides. It requires a multi-disciplinary approach to understand and determine the cause of death in such cases. Paola Santoro conducted a review to understand the Forensic approach towards plastic bag suffocation with the help of review of literature and case reports.