A PHYSICIAN GUIDE TO CLINICAL FORENSIC
GUIDE TO CLINICAL FORENSIC MEDICINE
Margaret M. (The Forensic Medicine Unit, St. George's Hospital Medical
School, London, UK)
Stark and a team of authoritative experts offer a timely survey of the
fundamental principles and latest developments in clinical forensic medicine.
Topics range from sexual assault examination to injury interpretation, from
nonaccidental injury in children, to crowd control agents. Also included are
extensive discussions of the care of detainees, the management of substance
abuse detainees in custody, the causes and prevention of deaths in custody, and
the fundamentals of traffic medicine. In the absence of international standards
of training, the authors also address the basic issues of consent,
confidentiality, note-keeping, court reporting, and attendance in court.
Comprehensive and authoritative, A Physicians Guide to Clinical Forensic
Medicine offers forensic specialists and allied professionals a reliable, up-to-date
guide to proven practices and procedures for a every variety of police inquiry
requiring clinical forensic investigation.