Simpson's Forensic Medicine, 13th Edition Hardback
Edited by Roger N. Hughes, Philip Smith
This fully updated thirteenth edition of Simpson's Forensic Medicine remains a classic introductory text to the field.
Continuing its tradition of preparing the next generation of forensic practitioners, it presents essential concepts in the interface between medicine and the law.
Twenty-four chapters cover basic science, toxicology, forensic odontology, forensic anthropology, and both the legal obligations and ethical responsibilities of those involved in the forensic setting. Highlights of this well-renowned text include:Clear and concise language suitable for a wide audience of readersText boxes to emphasize salient pointsHigh-quality color photographs for clear communication of conceptsFocus on key principles applicable to any legal systemAdditional perspectives from authors new to this editionExpanded coverage of toxicology and forensic science Each chapter includes suggestions for further reading, including books, key scientific papers and reviews, and web-based sources.
Simpson's has a long and respected history-read by many of today's leading forensic practitioners at the start of the career.
It remains the most indispensable guide to the practice of forensic medicine worldwide.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 256 pages, 12 Line drawings, color; 170 Halftones, color; 182 Illustrations, color
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/08/2011
- Category: Forensic medicine
- ISBN: 9780340986035