Description : Forensic Medicine encompasses all areas in which medicine and law interact. This book covers diverse aspects of forensic medicine including forensic pathology, traumatology and violent death, sudden and unexpected death, clinical forensic medicine, toxicology, traffic medicine, identification, haemogenetics and medical law. A knowledge of all these subdisciplines is necessary in order to solve routine as well as more unusual cases. Taking a comprehensive approach the book m.oves beyond a focus on forensic pathology to include clinical forensic medicine and forensic toxicology. All aspects of forensic medicine are covered to meet the specialist needs of daily casework. Aspects of routine analysis and quality control are addressed in each chapter. The book provides coverage of the latest developments in forensic molecular biology, forensic toxicology, molecular pathology and immunohistochemistry. A must-have reference for every specialist in the field this book is set to become the bench-mark for the international forensic medical community.
Description : This book acts as a practical guide for clinical forensic specialists. It contains basic background information on the legal aspects of medicine for doctors, nurses and medical students.
Description : This is an elaborate work which reveals a dedicated effort by a teacher to the homeopathic students. The book is equipped with an idea to catch hold with the vast expanding field of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology in simple and easy to understand manner for effective grasp of the subject. In this book every topic has been detailed in question and answer format with illustrations and will help the students to acquaint to the questions asked in the last 10 years. The book has been designed to suit the B.H.M.S curriculum. It has been divided into three parts: Part I -- Forensic medicine and Jurisprudence; Part II -- Toxicology and Part III -- Laws & Acts. Chapters such as CCH acts, sections of Indian penal code, Homeopathic practitioners Code of ethic and etiquette, legal procedures, instruments and appliances and poisons are well elaborated and will be of immense use for a homeopathic student. Every chapter is well explained with detailed information, charts, pictures, diagrams and tabular illustrations etc. It is a quick and precise aid for side by side preparation and revision for examination. This book shall benefit many students and practitioners. The question and answer format with precise data presented sufficient for students to memorise, revise and recall. A detailed explanation of all the answers with relevant examples is included. Compiled for both long questions and short notes and covers most of the topics asked in examination. Explanatory charts, pictures, comparison tables and tabular illustrations and included. Suitable for quick reference and self assessment.
Description : The book is a comprehensive and authoritative exposition of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology. It provides precise and useful information on relevant legal provisions and forensic anatomy, and promotes interdisciplinary understanding of issues where law an medicine converge. The text is oriented towards the practical problems ncountered during day-to-day medicollegal work. About the Author : - Krishnan Vij, MD, L.L.B. is Professor and Head, Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Government Medical College & Hospital, Chandigarh, India.