The Synopsis of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology

by K.S. Narayan Reddy

This book focuses on the synopsis of forensic medicine and toxicology. The essential of forensic medicine and toxicology is designed to provide a brief and essentially practical guide to current teaching in forensic medicine with particular reference to India. This book consists of 37 chapters, which include legal procedure, medical law and ethics, identification, medicolegal autopsy, death and its cause, postmortem changes, mechanical injuries, regional injuries, medicolegal aspects of wounds, thermal deaths, starvation, mechanical asphyxia, impotence and sterility, virginity, pregnancy and delivery, abortion, sexual offences, infant deaths, blood stains, artefacts, forensic science laboratory, forensic psychiatry, agricultural poisons, corrosive poisons, metallic poisons, inorganic irritant poisons, drug dependence and abuse, spinal poisons, cardiac poisons, asphyxiants, miscellaneous poisons, and food poisoning. The subject matter has been dealt with concisely, which is easy to grasp and simplified in presentation, and wherever necessary illustrations, tables and points have been inserted to help the students.

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Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Reddy K.S. Narayan S.V.S. Medical College, Mahabubnagar, Telangana, India (Retired Principal, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India)
Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India
ISBN 9789386150288
Speciality Forensic Medicine and Toxicology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18668
Edition 29/e
Publishing Year 2017
Pages 412
Book Type Textbook


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