forensic physician

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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The officer who interviewed her went in and out of the room to consult with the forensic physician, who gave her no prior warning when she would be examined.
"If I could turn back time, the first thing I would do is go to a forensic physician to get evidence," she says.
The criterion variable was evidence of sexual abuse, coded as [0] when unconfirmed or [1] for those cases in which the forensic physician was able to confirm sexual assault at the conclusion of the examination.
Anton Knieling-MD, PhD, senior forensic physician, lecturer, Gr.T.Popa University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Iasi, Romania
In this documentary, leading forensic physician Dr Jason Payne-James re-examines all the available medical evidence, and with testimony from Cobain's family and friends he looks to finally reveal the real cause of his death.
Ministry of Interior Senior Forensic Physician and chief guest Dr Rajeev Sharma, together with SDC Managing Director PN Baburajan and Director AK Jaleel, distributed the certificates and trophies, while SDC and JSKA Qatar Karate Chief Instructor Sensei Shihabudeen distributed the belts.
The perspectives of abductors, abductees, the police, and a forensic physician provide a well-rounded view.
A forensic physician shall carry out autopsy in both cases on the basis of a resolution by the competent investigating authority, and it is not necessary to obtain the permission of the family of the deceased.
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.
Forensic physician Anya Crichton is looking forward to a luxury cruise with her son Ben.
COLD GRAVE BY KATHRYN FOX (Hodder & Stoughton, pounds 6.99) FORENSIC physician Anya Crichton is looking forward to a luxury cruise with her son Ben, even the fact her estranged husband is joining them doesn't put her off.
? Cold Grave by Kathryn Fox (Hodder & Stoughton, pounds 6.99) Forensic physician Anya Crichton is enjoying a luxury cruise with son Ben when the body of a teenage girl turns up in a cupboard.
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