LIFE OVER DEATH CONFERENCE

TOOL KIT

INTERNET SOURCES:

1. PubMed search engine
2. Google Scholar search engine

TEXTS:

1. Spitz and Fisher’s, Medicolegal Investigation of Death, 4th edition, 2006.
2. Dolinak, Matsches & Lew, Forensic Pathology-Principles and Practice, 2005.
3. DiMaio VJ and DiMaio D, Forensic Pathology, 2nd edition, 2001.
4. Henssge, Knight, Krompechner, et al., The Estimation of the Time Since Death in the Early Postmortem Period, 2nd edition, 2002.
5. Baselt RC, Disposition of Toxic Drugs and Chemicals in Man, 8th edition, 2008.
6. Dorland’s Illustrated Medical Dictionary.
7. Davis NM, Medical Abbreviations.

CASE MATERIALS

NEED TO COLLECT:

1. Itemized statement for services from all medical providers.
2. Complete medical records from all providers.
3. Complete Medical Examiner’s file.
4. Long form of Death Certificate.
5. Reports of all consultants.
6. As required:
a. CD with copies of radiographic images.
b. Recut histologic slides.
7. Citations to corroborating texts and articles.