Medicolegal practice in Samoa - An inside view

Citation
Mn. Islam et al., Medicolegal practice in Samoa - An inside view, AM J FOREN, 21(3), 2000, pp. 241-244
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Research/Laboratory Medicine & Medical Tecnology
Journal title
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FORENSIC MEDICINE AND PATHOLOGY
ISSN journal
0195-7910 → ACNP
Volume
21
Issue
3
Year of publication
2000
Pages
241 - 244
Database
ISI
SICI code
0195-7910(200009)21:3<241:MPIS-A>2.0.ZU;2-J
Abstract
Samoa, considered the heart of Polynesia, has a medicolegal system with som e limitations. There is a need to build a well-organized medicolegal servic e. The authors briefly outline the medicolegal system in Samoa from its beg inning to the present and discuss future improvements.