forensic pathology

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n forensic pathology the branch of medical science that uses medical knowledge for legal purposes "forensic pathology provided the evidence that convicted the murderer"
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Usage


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Murray Marks, UT forensic anthropologist , describes how the disciplines forensic anthropology and forensic pathology were brought together by the work of William Bass through the Forensic Anthropology Center (better known as the Body Farm).
The marriage of forensic anthropology and forensic pathology .
Basic Competencies in Forensic Pathology outlines the concepts and techniques used in forensic pathology .
The American Board of Pathology — regarded as the gold standard by experts — certified Hayne in anatomical and clinical pathology , but he failed the exam for forensic pathology in 1989.
Doctors at the Joint Pathology Center are relying more and more on forensic science to determine how to treat everything from bullet wounds to IED blasts as soon as a they happen in the battle field.
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