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Vol. 7, 2022

Vol. 7, 2022

Volume 7 of Perspectives in Legal Medicine and Medical Expertise – 2022

Official Journal of the Brazilian Association of Legal Medicine and Medical Expertise.

Includes all articles published in 2022.


Languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish
Frequency: continuous
Year of publication: 2022

Original Article

FORENSIC IDENTIFICATION OF UNIDENTIFIED CORPSES FROM TATTOOS: A CASE REPORT

Guadalupe Melo Santiesteban, Dominic Jacome Valdez Ileana, Patricia Beatriz Denis Rodriguez, Ivan Baltazar Ramos Javier, Alberto Jimenez Baltazar, Edmundo Denis Rodriguez, Javier Huesca Mendez, Saul Pantoja Vacaflor

Vol. 7, 2022

Presentamos un caso clínico forense en el que se realizó la identificación forense positiva de una femenina desconocida apoyados en tatuajes corporales.

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Original Article

VICTIMS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE ADMITTED AT THE MEDICAL LEGAL INSTITUTE OF AFOGADOS DA INGAZEIRA, BRAZIL, IN 2018

Tiago Feitosa Gonçalves, Jose Miguel Francisco da Silva Souza, Adriana Conrado de Almeida, Reginaldo Inojosa Carneiro Campello

Vol. 7, 2022

Sexual violence is any action in which an individual in a power situation forces another to engage in sexual practice against their will. The Institute of Forensic Medicine (IML) located in Afogados da Ingazeira, Pernambuco, Brazil, was established to perform sexological medical examinations. The objective of this study was to analyse medical forensic reports from victims of sexual violence admitted at the IML in 2018.

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Original Article

PROFILE OF POST-GRADUATES IN LEGAL AND FORENSIC MEDICINE FROM MEDICAL COLLEGES IN SÃO PAULO

Victor Abadio

Vol. 7, 2022

The present work intends to outline the profile of physicians graduated from post-graduation specialization courses in Legal and Forensic Medicine in São Paulo

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Literature review

LITERATURE REVIEW ON CONGENITAL SYPHILIS

Caico Bruno Curcio Oliva de Paula, Brenno Wakim Ferla, Claudia Polubriaginof, Fernanda Carolina Barros, Victória Marsura Caselli

Vol. 7, 2022

Congenital syphilis occurs when the agent Treponema pallidum is transmitted to the fetus via placenta and has a high death rate, although the diagnosis can be made during prenatal care. This article review the literature on the subject and proposes different approaches by public health services.

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Literature review

THE MEDICOLEGAL VIEW OF THE RAINS AND LANDSLIDES IN THE SERRANA REGION OF RIO DE JANEIRO: A LITERATURE REVIEW

Julia Tavares Alves de Moura, Laura Júlia Magalhães de Paiva, Letícia Cecília Almeida Jardim, Lohana Almeida Farias Magalhães, Luiza Franco Reis, Mayume Borges Ferreira da Silva

Vol. 7, 2022

The article is a literature review that aims to analyze, from the perspective of Legal Medicine, the consequences of rains and landslides in the Serrana region of Rio de Janeiro in 2011, with an emphasis on the work of medical examiners with regard to medical expertise in large-scale disasters.

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Literature review

PROFILE OF THE AUTHORS OF JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS IN CASES OF BLOOD TRANSFUSION IN JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES

Ricardo Santos Zuza, Ivan Dieb Miziara, Emilio Zuolo Ferro

Vol. 7, 2022

Descriptive study of judicial sentences in cases of blood transfusion in Jehovah’s Witness patients in the state of São Paulo with the aim of collecting data on the processes and improving the medico-legal understanding on the subject.

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Literature review

MEDICAL EXPERTISE AND CONDUCTS ON SEXUAL VIOLENCE: A FORENSIC AND EPIDEMIOLOGIC APPROACH

Enzo Pacelli Santos Fonseca, Cynara Silde Mesquita Veloso

Vol. 7, 2022

Epidemiological data on Sexual Violence and the impact of medical conducts on the bio psychosocial health of victims of sexual violence in Brazil.

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