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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 the following disciplines: forensic medical practitioners (forensic physicians, forensic pathologists, forensic psychiatrists, forensic odontologists); medico-legal and dento-legal advisers; clinicians working in secure and detained settings and medically-qualified coroners. Read more

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The Baroness Casey Review – Metropolitan Police

Forensic PractitionersMedical CoronersMedico-Legal Advisers

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Early-Bird Conference Bookings – Extended By Two Weeks!

Dento-Legal AdvisersForensic PractitionersMedical CoronersMedico-Legal Advisers

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Latest publications

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19 April 2023

Taking Blood Specimens from Incapacitated Drivers

12 April 2023

Recommendations – Operational procedures and equipment for clinical rooms

28 March 2023

Management of Do Not Resuscitate/Do Not Attempt Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (DNR/DNAR/DNACPR) decisions in police custody

Journal of Forensic & Legal Medicine

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.

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