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Lack of training in custodial medicine in the UK--a cause for concern?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18586208     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This research demonstrates that forensic physicians in the United Kingdom (UK) who have not received academically approved introductory training in custodial medicine are failing to recognise adverse events in relation to patient safety and are missing forensic evidence. A model for future mandatory introductory training of forensic physicians is suggested.
Authors:
Ian F Wall
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't     Date:  2008-04-18
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of forensic and legal medicine     Volume:  15     ISSN:  1752-928X     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2008 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-06-30     Completed Date:  2008-12-16     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101300022     Medline TA:  J Forensic Leg Med     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  378-81     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
David Jenkins Professor of Forensic and Legal Medicine, Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine (RCP), University of Central Lancashire. ianwall@doctors.org.uk
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Forensic Medicine / education*
Great Britain
Humans
Male
Physicians / statistics & numerical data*
Quality Control
Questionnaires
Safety Management

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