FORENSIC MEDICINE

Degree course: 
Corso di Long single cycle degree (6 years) in Medicine and Surgery
Academic year when starting the degree: 
2015/2016
Year: 
5
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
2019/2020
Credits: 
5
Period: 
Second semester
Standard lectures hours: 
40
Requirements: 

there are no requirements

Final Examination: 
Orale

Verification is based on oral evidence based on questions related to the parts of the program, the final vote is expressed in thirty-eight and it takes into account the accuracy and quality of the answers and mastery in the use of terminology and medical-legal reasoning

Assessment: 
Voto Finale

The student must demonstrate to have acquired knowledge of the legal implications of welfare activities, as well as the help that the healthcare professional can provide to the administration of justice through consultations and expert opinions. He must know the different roles and the relative responsibilities of the other professional figures that are part of the health personnel; must know how to correctly apply the principles of moral reasoning and adopt the right decisions regarding the possible conflicts between ethical, legal and professional values that can be found in the professional activity. He must therefore know the legal requirements of the health professions, the crimes that oblige the doctor to present a report of crime to the judicial authority, the main laws concerning health and social security, as well as the terminology and medical legal reasoning.

Notion of civil and legal law - health professions (requirements, control and legal framework) - Law 833/78 - TSV (informed consent, need, hints of laws notwithstanding art. 5 cc) / TSO (coercive and non-coercive) - Professional secrecy - medical records - certifications - report / reporting the crime - maternal and child protection (law 194/78, law 40/04, protecting working mothers) - law 104/92, disability - social security (INPS-INAIL) - signs of thanatology, traumatology, asfissiologia, judicial inspection, personal identification - professional liability - personal injury - the office prosecutable crimes of sanitary interest, law 66/96, mistreatment - Addiction - mobbing - imputability (accidents on apportionment factors - expertise - social dangerousness) - ability to act (incapacitation, disqualification , support administration)

J. M. BIRKHOFF, Nozioni di medicina legale. Uno strumento per le professioni medico-sanitarie e giuridiche, Franco Angeli, Milano, 2011 -Macchiarelli L., Arbarello P., Cave Bondi G., Feola T., Compendio di Medicina legale, Minerva Medica, Torino 2002

receipt by appointment requested via email: jutta.birkhoff@uninsubria .it

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