This section contains free e-books and guides on Forensic Medicine, some of the resources in this section can be viewed online and some of them can be downloaded.
Text book of forensic medicine and toxicologyRobert James McLean
| 443 Pages
This book covers the following topics related to forensic
medicine and toxicology: Modes of Dying, Sudden Death, Signs op Death,
Post-mortem Examinations and Exhumations, Blood Stains, Spectra, and Biological
Tests, Burns and Scalds, Contusions and Bruises, Suffocation, Hanging,
Strangling, and Throttling, Death from Starvation, Cold and Heat, Lightning and
Electricity, Infanticide, Live Birth, Cause of Death to the Fcetus, Inheritance,
Legitimacy, Mental unsoundness. General Symptoms of Insanity, Mania,
Melancholia, Dementia, Restraint of the Insane.
Forensic Pathology by Prof Carlos EscofferyProf Carlos EscofferyOnline
| NA Pages
covers the following topics: Forensic Medico-legal Procedures,
Asphyxia, Poisoning, Wounds, Injuries and Firearms, Natural Causes of Sudden
Aids to Forensic Medicine and ToxicologyW. G. Aitchison
| NA Pages
Forensic medicine is also called Medical Jurisprudence or Legal
Medicine and includes all questions which bring medical matters into relation
with the law. It deals therefore with (1) crimes and (2) civil injuries.
A handbook of the practice of forensic medicine, based upon personal experience (PDF 434P)Johann
| 438 Pages
This book covers the following topics: Age of the foetus, Kinds of
death peculiar to newborn children, Death of the child subsequent to birth,
Instruction in forensic medicine, The forensic medical officials Statutory
regulations, The medico-legal investigation, Disputed Sexual Relations, Disputed
loss of virginity and Disputed delivery.
Forensic Autopsy Performance Standards (PDF 27P)Garry
F. Peterson, M.D. and Steven C. Clark, Ph.D.PDF
| 26 Pages
guide explains the following topics: Medicolegal Death Investigation, Forensic Autopsies, Standard Identification
Procedures, External Examinations: General Procedures and Specific Procedures,
Internal Examination, Ancillary Tests and Support Services.
Lecture Notes in Forensic Medicine (PDF 78P)Dr.Eyad
Abou Asali PDF
| 78 Pages
This lecture note covers
the following topics: History and development of Forensic Science, Forensic pathology, Forensic
Anthropology, Forensic Entomology, Forensic Odontology, Forensic Evidence and Types
of physical evidence.
Death and the procurator fiscalNHS ScotlandOnline
| NA Pages
article covers the following topics: Duty of Procurator fiscal to enquire
into deaths, Deaths to be reported to the Procurator Fiscal, Deaths Under
Medical Care/Medical Mishap, Deaths of Persons Receiving Dental Treatment,
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Post Perinatal Infant Mortality, Control of a
Dead Body, Decision to Instruct and Autopsy, Medical Research – Hospital
Autopsy, Choice of Medical Experts, Deaths where there is a Possibility of
Criminal Proceedings, Identification of Body, Extent of Examination, Attendance
at Autopsy, Human Tissue Act 1961, Where the Procurator Fiscal consents to the
removal of parts of the body and Persistant Vegetative State.
|Injury and Death Investigations (PDF 42P)|
|Forensic Pathology (PDF 72P)|
|Forensic Methods for Characterizing Watercraft from Watercraft Induced Wounds on the Florida Manatee (PDF 23P)|