The guideline for forensic pathology was prepared by the Forensic Pathology Committee of the College of American Pathologists.
The definitional criteria for forensic pathology included in this guideline have been approved both by the House of Delegates and the Board of Governors of the College of American Pathologists.
The guideline presents an overview of forensic pathology and an approach to the forensic autopsy and medicolegal death investigation.
Emphasis is placed on the role of forensic pathology in maintaining public health, welfare, and safety.
The guideline is intended to serve as an educational tool, and its use should be determined by the individual circumstances and settings of specific cases.
Mots-clés Pascal : Anatomopathologie, Médecine légale, Autopsie, Recommandation, Article synthèse, Technique, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Pathology, Legal medicine, Autopsy, Recommendation, Review, Technique, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 99-0062953
Code Inist : 002B30A10. Création : 31/05/1999.