Principles of forensic practice -- The ethics of medical practice -- the medical aspects of death -- Identification of the living and the dead -- The appearance of the body after death -- Unexpected and sudden death from natural causes -- Deaths and injury in infancy -- Assessment, classification and documentation of injury -- Regional injuries -- Ballistic injuries -- Use of force and restraint -- Sexual assault -- Child assault and protection -- Transportation medicine -- Asphyxia -- Immersion and drowning -- Heat, cold and electrical trauma -- Principles of toxicology -- Alcohol -- Licit and illicit drugs -- Medicinal poisons -- Miscellaneous poisons -- Principles of forensic science -- Allied forensic specialties.

Location: Bio-Medical Library W700 S613 2011

Author: Payne-James, Jason.