• Dipartimento: Medicina E Chirurgia
  • Corso di Laurea: Medicina E Chirurgia (medicine And Surgery)
  • Codice di verbalizzazione: 8059535
  • Metodi di insegnamento: Frontale
  • Metodi di valutazione: Orale
  • Prerequisiti: Previous knowledge and competence in the following subjects: Human Anatomy1, Human Anatomy 2, Histology and Embryology, Physiology and Physiopathology, General Pathology and Physiopathology, Biology and Genetics, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Obiettivi: GENERAL FORENSIC MEDICINE: Forensic Medicine definition, purpose and method ESSENTIAL OF LAW: Law and legal system; primary sources and secondary sources; Constitution; Parliament; President of the Republic; Government; Magistrature; Criminal Law; criminal offence; Punishment; Civil Law; Procedural Law; Judicial system; criminal procedure; Civil procedure; Administrative procedure. CAUSAL VALUE AND CAUSAL LINK: Principles of cause, causation and causal chain; material causality (art. 40-41 criminal code). Theories of the Causality MEDICAL DEONTOLOGY: Medical profession; Medical deontology, Code of Medical Deontology; End of Life Decisions; Patient-Physician Relationships; Informed Consent; Privacy, Confidentiality, Medical Records; Duty to Provide Medical Treatment; Medical Certification; Medical Mandatory Reporting FORENSIC MEDICINE AND PENAL CODE: Imputability; Murder; Infanticide; Law n. 194 (voluntary termination of pregnancy); criminal abortion; vitality of the fetus; docimasie; Crime of sexual violence; incapable circumcision; personal injury under criminal law MEDICAL RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY: Normative and juridical overview, criminal medical responsibility, deontological medical responsibility, civil medical responsibility, contractual liability, extra-contractual liability. methods of ascertainment and evaluation criteria. FORENSIC MEDICINE AND CIVIL CODE: Legal capacity; Civil capacity; Ability to act; Interdiction; Incapacitation; personal injury and damage ascertainment under civil law LEGALE AND INSURANCE MEDICINE: Social Security System, insurance against accidents at work and occupational diseases; Private insurance; Life insurance. TECHNICAL CONSULTANCY AND EXPERT REPORT: Expert opinion in criminal and civil trial. TANATOLOGY: Introduction; assessment of death; medico legal investigations; Autopsy examination; time of death; cooling; Hypostasis; rigor mortis; putrefaction; Adipocere; maceration; mummification FORENSIC PATHOLOGY: Definition; classification of injuries; Differential diagnosis between homicide, suicide and accidental death; Differential diagnosis between peri-mortem and post-mortem injuries; blunt injuries; traffic and railway accident; falling from high; explosion injuries; stub wounds; gunshot wounds; asphyxia death; physiopathology of asphyxia death; suffocation; throttling; Strangling; Hanging; Drowning; post-mortem alterations of the corpse in water; Choking; death from chest compression; Burns; Injury due to heat, cold and electricity. FORENSIC TOXICOLOGY: Poisoning; Diagnosis of poisoning; poisoning and penal code; toxicological investigations; toxicological samples; toxicological examination; Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of drugs; Heroin, morphine, cocaine, cannabis, Hallucinogenic and psychedelic drugs and amphetamine; Carbon monoxide poisoning. SKELETAL REMAINS IDENTIFICATION: Identification of species; Race identification; Sex identification; Stature identification; Age identification; Personal identification. CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION: Definition; crime scene investigation record; blood pattern analisys. MISCELLANY: Organ transplantation; Mortuary Police regulation.


  • A.A.: 2022/2023
  • Canale: UNICO
  • Crediti: 4
  • Obbligo di Frequenza: S��