The term Living-Forensics refers to that part of forensic science that applies to the living patient in the resolution of legal issues. This concept is relatively new in Canada. This course is designed to provide the medical, scientific and forensic principles relevant to the forensic health care of living patients. The course will focus on assessment, documentation and evaluation of blunt and sharp injuries, gunshot wounds, thermal injuries, vehicular/pedestrian injuries, homicide and suicide events, occupation related injuries, mass disasters, biohazardous and bioterriorism events.
Admission to a Forensic credential program or permission of the Program Coordinator.
Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Fall 2005
FSCT 7830 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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