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Forensic epidemiology

Author: Steven A Koehler; Peggy A Brown
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2010.
Series: International forensic science and investigation series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Forensic epidemiology provides an investigative response to public health issues and events that may be linked to criminal activities. After the events of 9/11, the field emerged as a leading tool of investigation, partnering public health officers with law enforcement like never before. This book demonstrates the important role of forensic epidemiology in public health, the medical community, and the legal system.  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven A Koehler; Peggy A Brown
ISBN: 9781420063271 1420063278
OCLC Number: 390523556
Description: xxviii, 287 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: The Basics of Epidemiology --
Forensic Epidemiology --
The Role of the Forensic Epidemiologist in the Medical Examiner's or Coroner's Office --
The Operations of a Medical Examiner's or Coroner's Office --
The Death Certificate --
Natural Deaths --
Accidental Deaths --
Death by Suicide --
Death by Homicide --
Stages of Decomposition: Methods of Determining Identity, Cause of Death, and Undertermined Manner of Death --
Special Types of Investigations --
Structure of a Forensic Paper --
The Forensic Epidemiologist: Consultant and Expert Witness.
Series Title: International forensic science and investigation series.
Responsibility: Steven A. Koehler, Peggy A. Brown.

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After 9/11, the forensic epidemiology field emerged as a leading investigative tool. This book begins with a brief overview of epidemiological science and the history of forensic epidemiology before  Read more...

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