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Doctors, nurses and paramedics working in police custody call for standards to protect patients and avoid miscarriages of justice.

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FFLM Quality Standards

HM Government agreed that the FFLM should set standards in forensic medicine.

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FFLM Examinations

Please follow the link below for details about the MFFLM, the DFCASA, the LFFLM, the DLM and the DipFHID examinations.

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OSCE practice for candidates – General Forensic Medicine (GFM) and Sexual Offences Medicine (SOM)

Please follow the link below for details about the GFM and SOM OSCE practice days.

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The Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine

The FFLM is a charity set up to develop and maintain the highest possible standards of competence and professional integrity in forensic and legal medicine.

The specialty covers professionals working in three related disciplines: forensic medical practitioners (forensic physicians, forensic pathologists, sexual assault examiners, and child physical and sexual assault examiners); medico-legal advisers; and medically-qualified coroners. Read more

The Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine

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The Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine provides a forum for the rapid publication of topical articles on all clinical aspects of forensic medicine and related specialities. The Journal carries definitive reviews, original communications, hypotheses, learning points of important issues, offering critical analysis and scientific appraisal. All submissions are peer-reviewed by at least two independent reviewers, and the Journal is listed in MEDLINE/Index Medicus. Click here to access the Journal. 

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