Steven A Koehler

Summary

Affiliation: Allegheny County Coroner's Office
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nurses' roles in helping families understand procedures after a death
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 2:46-7, 43. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of suicide notes in death investigation
    Steven A Koehler
    Forensic Epidemiologist for the Allegheny County Medical Examiner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 3:87-8, 92. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The risk of body packing: a case of a fatal cocaine overdose
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, 542 Fourth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Forensic Sci Int 151:81-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Using medical examiner/coroner-generated Death Certificates in research: advantages and limitations
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 1:133-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiac concussion: definition, differential diagnosis, and cases presentation and the legal ramification of a misdiagnosis
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 25:205-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Death by chainsaw: fatal kickback injuries to the neck
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, 542 Fourth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    J Forensic Sci 49:345-50. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Deaths among criminal suspects, law enforcement officers, civilians, and prison inmates: a coroner-based study
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 24:334-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The use of coroners'/medical examiners' data by forensic nurses
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 1:37-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Cause of death among elder homicide victims: a 10-year medical examiner review
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Medical Examiner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 2:199-202, 204. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Accurately assessing elderly fall deaths using hospital discharge and vital statistics data
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 27:30-5. 2006

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Nurses' roles in helping families understand procedures after a death
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 2:46-7, 43. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of suicide notes in death investigation
    Steven A Koehler
    Forensic Epidemiologist for the Allegheny County Medical Examiner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 3:87-8, 92. 2007
    ..The note left by a suicide victim is a key piece of forensic evidence in the investigation of a sudden death. This article provides some general information regarding suicide notes while also dispelling some of the myths...
  3. ncbi request reprint The risk of body packing: a case of a fatal cocaine overdose
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, 542 Fourth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Forensic Sci Int 151:81-4. 2005
    ..We present the first documented case of a body packer that died from cocaine intoxication following the rupture of packets of cocaine in Western Pennsylvania...
  4. ncbi request reprint Using medical examiner/coroner-generated Death Certificates in research: advantages and limitations
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 1:133-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiac concussion: definition, differential diagnosis, and cases presentation and the legal ramification of a misdiagnosis
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 25:205-8. 2004
    ..The civil ramification of incorrectly diagnosing the manner of death in cases of death involving a cardiac concussion will also be addressed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Death by chainsaw: fatal kickback injuries to the neck
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, 542 Fourth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    J Forensic Sci 49:345-50. 2004
    ..The second case involved a 38-year old white male who was operating a newer model chainsaw equipped with a low kickback chain in an unsafe manner...
  7. ncbi request reprint Deaths among criminal suspects, law enforcement officers, civilians, and prison inmates: a coroner-based study
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 24:334-8. 2003
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  8. ncbi request reprint The use of coroners'/medical examiners' data by forensic nurses
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 1:37-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Cause of death among elder homicide victims: a 10-year medical examiner review
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Medical Examiner s Office, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 2:199-202, 204. 2006
    ..A study of elderly homicide victims brought to a Pennsylvania medical examiner's office reveals interesting findings about cause of death...
  10. ncbi request reprint Accurately assessing elderly fall deaths using hospital discharge and vital statistics data
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 27:30-5. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Death during transforaminal epidural steroid nerve root block (C7) due to perforation of the left vertebral artery
    Leon Rozin
    Alleghany County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 24:351-5. 2003
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  12. ncbi request reprint A case of a death by explosives: the keys to a proper investigation
    Shaun Ladham
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, 542 Fourth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    J Clin Forensic Med 12:85-92. 2005
    ..The victim had used a pyrotechnic device to commit suicide. Therefore, it is critical for those who investigate deaths be able to identify cases that involve explosives in order to properly collect and analyze the evidence...
  13. ncbi request reprint A review of nail gun suicides and an atypical case report
    Abdulrezzak Shakir
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, 542 Fourth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    J Forensic Sci 48:409-13. 2003
    ..This case reports for the first time a unique pathological finding of a ring of bone traveling with the nail, which has not been seen in wounds of the head caused by other types of projectiles...
  14. ncbi request reprint Kawasaki disease: a review of pathologic features of stage IV disease and two cases of sudden death among asymptotic young adults
    Leon Rozin
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, 542 Fourth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 24:45-50. 2003
    ..One adult was involved in vigorous exercise, and the other was recumbent in bed at the time of death...
  15. ncbi request reprint Accidental through and through penetrating injury to the neck
    Steven A Koehler
    Allegheny County Medical Examiner s Office, 1520 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 32:17-9. 2011
    ..This case illustrated an unusual penetration injury and the importance of a thorough and complete death scene investigation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Unsuspected hereditary hemochromatosis at forensic autopsy: its presentation, confirmation, and implications
    Michael Panella
    Allegheny County Medical Examiner s Office, 1520 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 32:20-4. 2011
    ..The possible presentation of cardiac sudden death from HH, confirmation issues and implications of a HH diagnosis for surviving family members are also discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Age-based factors in femicide
    Ann Wolbert Burgess
    Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 1:151-7. 2005
    ..Discussion focuses on forensics as insight to crime scene dynamics and homicidal behavior...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pathology of sudden death during recreational sports activity
    Steven A Koehler
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 24:309. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint The prediction of violence and homicide in young men
    Rolf Loeber
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 15213 PA, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:1074-88. 2005
    ..48). Implications for the prevention of violence and homicide are discussed...