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Medical Journals

Osaka hospital steps up under new autopsy law to ease forensic medicine shortage

A hospital in Osaka began performing autopsies to investigate causes of death at police request in April for cases in which foul play is not ...

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Accuracy of non-contrast PMCT for determining cause of death

1.<p>Baglivo M, Winklhofer S, Hatch GM, Ampanozi G, Thali MJ, Ruder TD. The rise of forensic and post-mortem radiology – analysis of the literature …

Autopsy rates in the Netherlands: 35 years of decline. - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>Although the autopsy still is a valuable tool in health statistics, health care quality control, medical education, and biomedical …

[Truth after death]. - PubMed

Diagnosis is central to medicine. In spite of tremendous diagnostic technological advances, no infallible test exists and in the complex diagnostic …

The value of the autopsy in three medical eras. - PubMed

To determine whether advances in diagnostic procedures have reduced the value of autopsies, we analyzed 100 randomly selected autopsies from each of …

The pedagogical value of autopsy

“Where we have been”: Knowledge of human anatomy was acquired through dissections of the human body that may have begun as long as 4000 years ago, in …

The Dawn of Modern Pathology

The declining rate of autopsies worldwide, which has been observed in recent decades, has been extensively debated. Although many reasons have been …

Death of the Autopsy?

Autopsy on Autopilot

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Assessing Structured Light 3D Scanning using Artec Eva for Injury Documentation during Autopsy

<i>Janujah Sivanandan & Eugene Liscio, P. Eng.</i><p>Three-dimensional (3D) scanning is gaining popularity in several forensics and medical settings. The …

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There are many reasons why a cookie could not be set correctly. Below are the most common reasons:<p>You have cookies disabled in your browser. You need …

Autopsy interrogation of emergency medicine dispute cases: how often are clinical diagnoses incorrect? | Journal of Clinical Pathology

Statistics from Altmetric.com<p>Request permissions<p>If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the …

Autopsy histopathology where the prosector is not a histopathologist: a proposal.

2017 Jul 3. doi: 10.1007/s12024-017-9881-6. [Epub ahead of print]<p>1University of Dammam, Dammam, Saudi Arabia. mmadadin@uod.edu.sa.2Anatomical …

Medicine

The essential facts about post-mortems

For relatives, it's a scary idea at a tragic time. Here's what you need to know<p>A post-mortem (also called an autopsy) is an examination performed after someone has died. There are two main reasons for performing a post-mortem in the UK. The most common is a coroner’s post-mortem, performed at the …

Heart Dissection Videos

Dr. Michael Fishbein of the David Geffen Medical School of UCLA and former president of the SCVP has graciously made available his cutting video to …

PMCTA - Minimal Invasive Autopsies for Natural Sudden Death

Medicine

Digital autopsies should be standard for probable natural deaths, says study

CT scanning techniques should be used instead of invasive autopsies in cases of probable natural death- and should be offered free of charge, say researchers<p>Digital autopsies should be the first-line approach in postmortem investigations of probable natural death, and should be offered free of …

Medicine

Here's a video of me opening the pericardium, just for fun. #forensics #forensicpathology #pathology #autopsy https://t.co/3kt1D2R4mD

Postmortem and forensic curriculum | Radiology Reference Article

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joined 4 years, 1 month ago<p>9296<p>8<p>Professor of Clinical Histopathology<p>Sebastian Lucas made his name in the early 90s with his pioneering work on …

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Forensics

Technology revolutionizes the field of forensics

Forensic pathology has been a recognized medical subspecialty only since 1959, and I fear that for my profession, time is already running out.<p>Doctors …

Current issues in postmortem imaging of perinatal and forensic childhood deaths.

2017 Mar;13(1):58-66. doi: 10.1007/s12024-016-9821-x. Epub 2017 Jan 12.<p>1Department of Radiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS …

VirtoScan - a mobile, low-cost photogrammetry setup for fast post-mortem 3D full-body documentations in x-ray computed tomography and autopsy suites.

2017 Mar;13(1):34-43. doi: 10.1007/s12024-016-9837-2. Epub 2017 Feb 1.<p>1Zurich Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Zurich, …