Taxonomy Code 173000000X

The directory of Legal Medicine Specialists in Sutton, Alaska was last updated 9/15/2022

Legal Medicine Specialists
Taxonomy Code 173000000X

Classification: Legal Medicine

Description

The specialty areas of medicine concerned with matters of, and relations with, substantive law and legal institutions; such as the conduct of medical examinations at crime scenes, performance of autopsies, giving of expert medical testimony in judicial proceedings, medical treatment of inmates of penal institutions, the practice of trauma medicine in law enforcement settings, and other clinical practice and medical science applications in the fields of law, law enforcement, and corrections.

Notes

Source: Rhea, Ott, and Shafritz, The Facts On File Dictionary of Health Care Management, New York: Facts On File Publications, 1988.