Volume 3 Issue 1
Forensic Analysis of Firearm Injuries in Port said Governorate during the 2011 Egyptian Revolution
Amina Samy, Samar A. Ahmed*, Khadiga Abdelfattah, Sawsan Abdelfattah Shalaby
The use of firearms as weapons of assault criminally continues to increase worldwide. The 25th of January 2011 Egyptian revolution took place following a popular uprising that began on Tuesday, 25 January 2011. No study was done before to evaluate the incidence and pattern of firearm injuries and deaths in Port Said during the year of the Egyptian revolution, with all the security and ethical repercussions in Egypt in that period, which necessitated the conduct of this study.