News Articles on 'Medicolegal'

Back to All Specialties

Patricia Felix

Education: Delone Catholic High School, Certified with the Pennsylvania State Coroner’s Education Board, Diplomat of the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators. Community Involvement: I serve on committees for suicide prevention, overdose ...

Source: The Gettysburg Times
Published: 18 May 2019


This is a digitized version of an article from The Times’s print archive, before the start of online publication in 1996. To preserve these articles as they originally appeared, The Times does not alter, edit or update them. Occasionally the digitization ...

Published: 13 Mar 2019

Medicolegal and Bioethics

An international, peer-reviewed, open access journal exploring the application of law to medical and drug research and practice and the related ethical and moral considerations. The journal is characterized by the rapid reporting of reviews, case reports ...

Source: Dove Medical Press
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Medicolegal CPD Event presented by Avant & WA Indian Docs

Discover how new privacy changes will impact your practice Avant is pleased to host an evening in conjunction with the WA Indian Doctors Association addressing how the new privacy changes will impact the medical profession. This session, will be presented ...

Source: Universe
Published: 27 Feb 2019

National Coroner and Medicolegal Death Investigator Week

MESA COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)--On Monday, the Mesa County Commissioners adopted a proclamation in honor of National Coroner and Medicolegal Death Investigator week. It will run from January 27 until Sunday, February, 2. The county hopes you'll thank our ...

Source: KJCT8
Published: 28 Jan 2019

Medicolegal Facilities – Guidelines for Architectural Programming and Construction Assistance

The ICRC’s protection activities range from preventing and resolving cases of missing persons to ensuring that human remains are handled with dignity and supporting families during their sometimes long wait for answers. These tasks can be complicated by ...

Published: 13 Feb 2019

Medlogix, LLC Announces Partnership with Minneapolis, Minnesota-Based Integrity Medicolegal Enterprises Through Completion of Acquisition

HAMILTON, N.J., Aug. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Medlogix, LLC, a leading, national medical claims management solutions provider, announced today that it has acquired Minneapolis, Minnesota-based Integrity Medicolegal Enterprises ("Integrity"), a premier ...

Source: PharmiWeb
Published: 02 Aug 2018


This is a digitized version of an article from The Times’s print archive, before the start of online publication in 1996. To preserve these articles as they originally appeared, The Times does not alter, edit or update them. Occasionally the digitization ...

Published: 05 Apr 2019

Embrace This Technique to Reduce Lawsuits and Complaints

"Although intent as reported on a survey does not always predict behavior, our results suggest that the use of shared decision-making confers medicolegal protection in the event of an adverse outcome." The researchers used a Web-based research recruitment ...

Source: HealthLeaders Media
Published: 27 Jan 2019

Carl shot while kneeling — medicolegal officer

MANILA, Philippines — A medicolegal officer from the Northern Police District testified on Friday during the murder trial of former University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman student Carl Angelo Arnaiz about the teenager’s five bullet wounds, all of ...

Published: 30 Sep 2018

What are the possible areas of medicolegal concern when evaluating atelectasis?

Failure to consider lobar or segmental collapse when a loss of volume is observed on chest radiographs Failure to exclude an endobronchial abnormality when evaluating a patient with lobar collapse Failure to recognize that the lung collapse is a medical ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Medicolegal Abstract

This article has no abstract; the first 100 words appear below. Liability for Malpractice — Duty of physician to explain cause of injury occurring during treatment. Many doctors have had the experience of a patient dying or being injured under ...

Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Published: 20 Sep 2018

Medicolegal aspects of doping in football

This article describes the historical background of the medicolegal aspects of doping in sports and especially in football. The definitions of legal terms are explained and the procedure of individual case management as part of FIFA’s approach to doping ...

Published: 17 Jul 2018


The purpose of the Certification in Medicolegal Expertise (CMLE) is to harmonize and improve quality standards for competent, independent practice as a medical expert in various domains of practice in Canada. The Certification Program assesses the minimal ...

Source: Canadian Underwriter
Published: 09 Nov 2018

Symposium on Medicolegal Problems, under the Co-Sponsorship of the Institute of Medicine of Chicago and the Chicago Bar.

This small book represents a praiseworthy effort on the part of the Chicago Bar Association and the Chicago Institute of Medicine to bring some order into the chaos of medicolegal work. The method of presentation is that of a symposium. First doctors and ...

Published: 01 Sep 2018

The Coroner of Elsinore — Some Medicolegal Reflections on Hamlet

The authorized source of trusted medical research and education for the Chinese-language medical community. The New England Journal of Medicine The most trusted, influential source of new medical knowledge and clinical best practices in the world.

Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Published: 05 Jul 2018

Medicolegal examination video goes viral, probe ordered

Agra: The video footage made during medicolegal examination of two women at the emergency ward of SN Medical College here that had gone viral on social media has added a new twist to the clash that allegedly broke out between doctors and the women’s ...

Published: 21 Apr 2018

Essentials of Medicolegal Death Investigation

Despatched in 2 business days. Essentials of Medicolegal Death Investigation uses a unique approach by combining medical issues, injury patterns, and investigative procedures to provide the reader with the basic fundamentals for a death investigation.

Source: Foyles
Published: 02 Sep 2017

Malingering mental disorders: Medicolegal reporting

To send this article to your Kindle, first ensure is added to your Approved Personal Document E-mail List under your Personal Document Settings on the Manage Your Content and Devices page of your Amazon account. Then enter the ...

Source: Cambridge University Press
Published: 02 Mar 2017

The Heart and the Law. A Practical Guide to Medicolegal Cardiology.

Heart attacks are the number-one killer in the United States. The American courtroom is overcrowded with civil and criminal cases involving the heart. The authors, by virtue of their first-hand experience in the courtroom involving heart injuries and ...

Published: 01 Sep 2018

Medicolegal Issues

In this video, Dr. Woods struggles to control the conversation with an angry couple after an adverse outcome. Runtime: 18 min 51 sec. $10.00 This video explores how to resolve conflicts in a way that protects patient safety and respects the intetgrity of ...

Source: University of Rochester Medical Center
Published: 15 Oct 2017

Forensic Medicolegal Injury and Death Investigation

Despatched in 2 business days. Introducing the basic concepts of clinical forensic medicine and death investigation, this book covers the main areas of forensic investigation . It provides an introduction to forensic science and coverage of injury patterns ...

Source: Foyles
Published: 23 Nov 2017

Two Madison area authors release new books

Amos draws on her experience as a registered ER nurse to describe the abuse suffered by victims of human trafficking. The series’ protagonist, medicolegal death investigator Winston, has to act fast before another young girl falls prey.

Source: WISC-TV
Published: 15 May 2019

Opinion: Cancer screening can't provide 100% certainty - but the programme saves many lives

Nobody ever wishes their surname to be part of a landmark medicolegal judgment. The nuances of this landmark judgement will be examined and explained in the coming weeks by legal professionals. As doctors, we can only explain the science of screening and ...

Published: 11 May 2019

Maharashtra Medical Panel Wants "Virginity Test" From MBBS Course Removed

Due to inclusion of signs of virginity in medical syllabus, almost all the textbooks of forensic medicine of MBBS course includes the details of virginity, its signs and medicolegal aspects, he said. Dr Khandekar said some textbooks also gives details ...

Source: NDTV
Published: 08 May 2019

Report: LaSalle police officer justified in shooting that killed off-duty deputy

From May 2013 until June 2016, he even served as a Colorado P.O.S.T. Deputy County Coroner/Certified Medicolegal Death Investigator with the Adams County Government. He was laid to rest on Jan. 30.

Source: KUSA
Published: 06 May 2019

Death in squad car leaves trail of anger, doubt

To pathologists, that is an outdated view, according to Poulos. The book "Medicolegal Investigation of Death," one of the principal texts used by medical examiners, discusses the condition at length, he said. "It's rare, but in extreme exertion you can get ...

Published: 08 May 2019