Forensic Medicine

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Forensic Medicine


Chapter legal procedure

  • 1. Inquest and its types
  • 2. Summons
  • 3. Dying declaration 

Chapter 2

  • 1. Function of indian medical council
  • 2. Types of courts
  • 3. Duties of registered medical practitioner
  • 4. Professional secrecy
  • 5. Privileged communication 
  • 6. Medical negligence
  • 7. Consent types
  • 8. Euthanasia

Chapter 3

  • 1. Gustafson’s technique
  • 2. Dactylography
  • 3. Poroscopy
  • 4. Scars – Tatto marks

Chapter 4

  • 1. Brain death vs brainstem death
  • 2. Algar mortis
  • 3. Postmortem lividity
  • 4. Rigor mortis
  • 5. Mummification 

Chapter 5

  • 1. Exumption
  • 2. Preservation of viscera in case of poisoning 

Chapter 6

  • 1. Abrasion
  • 2. Bruise
  • 3. Laceration
  • 4. Stab wound
  • 5. Incised wound

Chapter 7

  • 1. Fractures of skull
  • 2. Mechanism of brain injury

Chapter 8

  • 1. Fractures of skull
  • 2. Mechanism of brain injury

Chapter 9

  • Burn def. classification, factors affecting
  • Difference between antemortem and postmortem burn
  • Heatstroke
  • Electrical injury

Chapter 10

  • Grievous hurt
  • Culpable homicide
  • Dowry death

Chapter 12

  • Hanging 
  • Difference between hanging and strangulation
  • Drowning

Chapter 13

  • Impotence def. causes
  • Sterility

Chapter 14

  • Virginity def. and signs
  • Pregnancy diagnosis and medicolegal importance

Chapter 15

  • Rape def. explanation
  • Unnatural sexual offences

Chapter 16

  • MTP

Chapter 17

  • Difference between stillborn and live born
  • Battered baby

Chapter 18

  • Blood stains 

Chapter 19

  • Lie detector
  • Narcoanalysis

Chapter 20

  • Mental illness and criminal liability
  • Symptoms of mental illness for SQ

Toxicology

General toxicology

  1. Classification of poisons
  2. Treatment of poisoning
  3. Antidotes

Corrosive poisions

  1. Sulphuric acid poisoning (oil of vitriol)
  2. Phenol poisoning

Plant itritants

  1. Ricinus communisAbrus precatorius

Inebriant poisons

  1. Ethyl alchohol
  2. Methyl alchohol poisoning

Deliriant Poisons

  1. Datura poison

Spinal Poisons

  1. Strychnine Poision