forensic physician


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forensic physician

A doctor who provides clinical assessment of detainees, including preparation and implementation of care plans, prescribing and administering medicine, health and behavioural monitoring and clinical care to safeguard the health and welfare of detainees. Such doctors also provide medical services to victims and local authority staff.

Forensic physician duties
Attending scenes of sudden and/or suspicious death, conducting sexual offence examinations, preparing statements for legal proceedings and giving evidence in court.
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Moreover, the Public Prosecution moved to the hospital, where it heard the testimony of a number of injured individuals who were able to be interviewed, while commissioned a forensic physician to examine the bodies of the deceased victims as well as the injured victims among whom was a press photographer, also ordered for intensive investigations to reach the doer.
The Court of First Instance listened to the forensic physician to assess the physical harm sustained by the complainant.
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Dr Sandor Palfi, forensic physician for Cleveland Police, said he had assessed Mr Chamberlain prior to him being released.
For lawyers, police, medical and dental practitioners, forensic scientists, medical students, and undergraduate law students, Gall, a forensic physician in Australia, and Payne-James, a forensic physician who lectures at the U.
Most of the bodies had bullet wounds in the head, neck and chest, it said quoting a forensic physician.
He served as the principal forensic physician to the Derbyshire Constabulary from 1953 to 1998.
Odell is senior forensic physician at the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine in Melbourne, Australia.
A citizen found the two bodies tied in a plastic bag and were then transferred to Prosecutor General and the forensic physician, who noted the girls were choked.
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