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Medical Jurisprudence

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  • Anatomy Syllabus for MBBS(MCI) - 1. Gross anatomy 2. Microanatomy 3. Embryology and Genetics 4. Neuroanatomy
  • Medical Negligence Hemodynamic stability of trauma patients - The assessment of the hemodynamic (HD) status in blunt trauma patients is vital for early identification and timely management of a potential hemorrhage to keep the time between injury and intervention to a minimum. In order to improve trauma care furthermore, evidence-based practice guidelines are designed and implemented in every hospital. These management schemes are often based on the presence or absence of HD stability, proposed by the American College of Surgeons Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) guidelines .
  • Human hand mannual Strangulation (throttling), Suicide by hanging and ligature mark explained by SC - “ligature mark brown coloured encircling whole of neck measuring 39 cms, all round the neck, ½ cms. on the sides and back and 2 cms. in the front of the neck anteriorly placed on the thyroid cartilage horizontally, margins were irregular, echymosed and base of ligature was dry and parchment like and membranous. On cut Section there were multiple echymotic spots on subcutaneous tissue and muscles. Thyroid cartilages was broken cricoid cartilage was also broken
  • Treatment Guidelines for Antimicrobial Use in Common Syndromes-ICMR 2019 - Klebsiella pneumoniae has emerged over the last few years as a highly resistant pathogen with up to 50% resistance to carbapenems and rapidly increasing resistance to polymyxins. In addition, methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus is seen in up to 30% of S. aureus isolates nationally. It is well documented that antibiotic abuse is one of the major drivers of antibiotic resistance and thus optimising usage of antibiotics is the need of the hour.

  • Medical Negligence Acquirement of legal right to practise medicine and surgery- Medical Jurisprudence - The physician must be able to detect readily the presence of disease, and prescribe appropriate remedies for its removal. Every one may have occasion to consult him, but comparatively few can judge of the qualifications of learning and skill which he possesses. Reliance must be placed upon the assurance given by his license, issued by an authority competent to judge in that respect, that he possesses the requisite qualifications.
  • Charak Samhita Sharir Sthanam - चरकसंहिता शारीरस्थान अथातः कतिधापुरुषीयं शारीरं व्याख्यास्यामः ।। चसं-५,१.१ ।। इति ह स्माह भगवान् आत्रेयः ।। चसं-५,१.२ ।। कतिधा पुरुषो धीमन् धातुभेदेन भिद्यते । पुरुषः कारणं कस्मात् प्रभवः पुरुषस्य कः ।। चसं-५,१.३ ।। […]
  • FORENSIC MEDICINE & TOXICOLOGY Syllabus for MBBS(MCI) - The broad goal of the teaching of undergraduate students in Forensic Medicine is to produce a physician who is well informed about medicolegal responsibilities in practice of medicine. He/She will also be capable of making observations and inferring conclusions by logical deductions to set enquiries on the right track in criminal matters and connected medicolegal problems.
  • How to issue Medical Certificate of Death by a Registered Medical Practitioner - Death certificates serve the critical functions of providing documentation for legal/administrative purposes and vital statistics for epidemiologic/health policy purposes. In order to satisfy these functions, it is important that death certificates be filled out completely, accurately, and promptly. The high error rate in death certification has been documented in multiple prior studies, as has the effectiveness of educational training interventions at mitigating errors. The following guide to death certification is intended to illustrate some basic principles and common pitfalls in electronic death registration with the goal of improving death certification accuracy.
  • Human anatomy and Physiology words - ABCD rules for skin cancer: Carcinoma may become fatal if any of the following conditions exist: A: Asymmetry; the two sides of the pigmented area do not match; B: Border is irregular and exhibits […]
  • Human pathogen - human pathogen means a micro-organism, nucleic acid or protein. Examples Toxins Aerolysin Aerolysine Alpha toxin Toxine Alpha Anthrax toxins: Lethal Toxin and Oedema Toxin Toxines du charbon : toxine létale et toxine d’oedème […]
  • Legal Status of the Dead body-Forensic Medicine - There is no right of property, in the ordinary sense of the word, in a dead human body; but for the health and protection of society it is a rule of the common law, and which has been confirmed by statutes in civilized states and countries, that public duties are imposed upon public officers, and private duties upon the husband or wife and the next of kin of the deceased, to protect the body from violation and see that it is properly interred, and to protect it after it is interred.
  • Medico-legal aspects of Consent  - The doctrine of informed consent aims at giving sufficient information to a patient to enable him to make a knowledgeable and informed decision about the use of a drug, device or procedure in the course of treatment. The duty to warn a patient of any likely harm in the course of treatment has also been included in the doctrine.
  • Forensic MEDICO-LEGAL AUTOPSIES - A medical examiner before proceeding with an autopsy, especially if called before the body has been removed from the place where it was found, should carefully note certain facts. These should be entered by himself or an assistant with great care, in a note-book, as this book can be introduced as evidence in any trial. A satisfactory way is to dictate to the assistant as the examination proceeds, and at the conclusion the assistant reads the notes taken, and the examiner verifies them.
  • MEDICO-LEGAL DETERMINATION OF THE TIME OF DEATH - The respiratory movements of the chest are sometimes very difficult to observe. They can always be better appreciated if the abdomen and chest are observed together. There are two methods to determine whether respiration is absolutely suspended or not. First, by holding a mirror in front of the open mouth, observing whether any moisture collects on its surface.
  • Medico-Legal Issues: Guidelines to Medical Officers-GOI - MEDICOLEGAL ISSUES: GUIDELINES TO MEDICAL OFFICERS Introduction Medicolegal cases (MLC) are an integral part of medical practice that is frequently encountered by Medical Officers (MO). The occurrence of MLCs is on the […]
  • Modi’s Medical Jurisprudence & Toxicology, 22nd Edition - Index Section I – Medical Jurisprudence 1- Legal Procedure in Criminal Courts 2. History of Forensic Medicine 3. Personal Identity 4. Postmortem Examination (Autopsy) 5. Exhumation 6. Postmortem Artefacts 7. Examination of […]
  • Standard Operating Procedures Bacteriology - Organisms may have different susceptibilities to various disinfectants. As a surface disinfectant, 70% isopropyl alcohol is generally effective. However, 70% alcohol is not the disinfectant of choice for decontaminating spills. It should be noted that 100% alcohol is not as effective a disinfectant as 70% alcohol.
  • Sushruta Samhita: Chikitsa Sthanam - चिकित्सास्थान प्रथमोऽध्यायः अथातो द्विव्रणीयं चिकित्सितं व्याख्यास्यामः १ यथोवाच भगवान् धन्वन्तरिः २ द्वौ व्रणौ भवतःशारीर आगन्तुश्च तयोः शारीरः पवनपित्तकफशोणितसन्निपातनिमित्तः आगन्तुरपि पुरुषपशुप क्षि व्यालसरी सृपप्रपतनपीडनप्रहारार्निगक्षारविषतीक्ष्णौषधशकलकपाल शृङ्गचक्रेषुपरशुशक्तिकुन्ताद्यायुधाभिघातनिमित्तः तत्र तुल्ये व्रण सामान्ये द्विकारणोत्थानप्रयोजनसामर्थ्याद् द्विव्रणीय इत्युच्यते ३ […]
  • Sushruta Samhita: Sharira Sthanam - सत्त्वबहुलमाकाशं रजोबहुलो वायुः सत्त्वरजोबहुलोऽग्नि सत्त्वतमोबहुला आपः तमोबहुला पृथिवीति
  • Treatment Guidelines for Antimicrobial Use in Common Syndromes-ICMR 2019 - Klebsiella pneumoniae has emerged over the last few years as a highly resistant pathogen with up to 50% resistance to carbapenems and rapidly increasing resistance to polymyxins. In addition, methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus is seen in up to 30% of S. aureus isolates nationally. It is well documented that antibiotic abuse is one of the major drivers of antibiotic resistance and thus optimising usage of antibiotics is the need of the hour.
  • What is Epileptic Psychosis - Epileptic Psychosis is a progressing disease and its effects have appropriately been described in the text book of Medical Jurisprudence and Toxicology by Modi, 24th Ed. 2011 where it states as follows: […]

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