forensic pathology

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Noun1.forensic pathology - the branch of medical science that uses medical knowledge for legal purposes; "forensic pathology provided the evidence that convicted the murderer"
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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According to PSP, some of its pathologists further obtain trainings and qualifications in different pathology subspecialties, which include forensic pathology that is now at the core of the dengue vaccine scare.
Joyce deJong has over 20 years of experience practicing forensic pathology and servicing as a medical examiner.
The clothing worn by Kirsty was not tested for DNA and was destroyed by the Spanish forensic pathology department.
Cases related to different departments, including property, drugs, figure prints, polygraph, trace chemistry, photography, forensic pathology, audio and video are being dealt at the forensic laboratory.
As per the recommendations, 'the dead bodies in unmarked graves shall be identified by all available means and techniques like DNA profile, physical description, dental examination, distinctive medical characteristics, finger prints, carbon dating and forensic pathology as may be applicable.
By supporting local fellowships, like that between Monroe County and the University of Rochester, and adding would be forensic pathologists to a national loan repayment program, we will encourage a new generation of doctors to complete forensic pathology training, and chip away at the nationwide shortage.
A forensic pathology registrar told the hearing Lucy died of asphyxiation, but had also overdosed on painkillers not long before her death.
Forensic Pathology in Civil and Criminal Cases, 4th ed
Nicole's older sister Livia, a fellow in forensic pathology, expects that one day soon Nicole's body will be found, and it will be up to someone like Livia to analyze the evidence and finally determine her sister's fate.
Nicole's older sister, Livia, a fellow in forensic pathology, teams up with Megan in a quest to find out the truth about her sister.
She also has broader interests in cold case review, buried and concealed evidence and forensic pathology.
The population of infants dying from natural causes out of hospital and admitted to the Forensic Pathology Service (FPS) in the Western Cape presents a cohort that could provide invaluable insights, which has been noted in previous recent research.

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