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Title: Forensic Medicine Introduction


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Forensic Medicine Introduction
  • Dr. Raid Jastania

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Forensic Medicine
  • Definition
  • Branch of Medical practice concerns with
  • Legal issues
  • In Life and Death
  • Usually performed by Pathologists

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Forensic Medicine
  • Who performs what
  • It depends on the legal system of the country
  • Terms
  • Coroner
  • Medical Examiner
  • Court
  • Death certification
  • Police

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Aspects of Forensic Medicine
  • Life and Death
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Abuse
  • Ethics in medical practice
  • Legal issues

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Autopsy
  • Definition
  • Post mortem examination of body
  • External
  • Internal organ
  • Types
  • Clinical Hospital Autopsy
  • Forensic Autopsy
  • Description of Autopsy Suite

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Medical Reporting
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Medical Reporting
  • Who is requesting the Report
  • Police, judge, lawyer, government department
  • Am I entitled to write such a report?
  • Confidentiality
  • Lack of knowledge
  • Consent of living patient
  • assumed consent
  • Criminal cases

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Exercise What do we need to write in Autopsy
report? Make a List!
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Structure of a Report
  • Patient data
  • Doctor Data
  • Time, date, place
  • People attending autopsy
  • Consent of autopsy
  • Next of ken
  • Extent of autopsy
  • Special requests

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Structure of a Report
  • Physical Examination
  • Treatment given
  • X-rays
  • Blood tests, toxicology
  • Openion

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Tips for Reporting
  • Make it Simple
  • Relevant information
  • ?Abbreviations
  • Background of death
  • Scene visit of death
  • Confidential
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