Forensic medicine: The branch of medicine that deals with the application of medical knowledge to legal problems and legal proceedings. Also called legal medicine. A physician may be engaged in forensic (or legal) medicine; a lawyer with comparable interests is said to be engaged in medical jurisprudence. See also: Forensic.
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n. The branch of medicine that interprets or establishes the facts in civil or criminal law cases. Also called medical jurisprudence
Electives Catalogue - Department of Forensic Medicine. Return to Electives Catalogue. Title: Forensic Medicine Preceptor(s): Jason Graham, M.D.
forensic medicine (forensic sciences), the science that deals with the application of medical knowledge to legal questions.
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