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FFLM Archived Publications

Below are listed previous Faculty publications that have been withdrawn from general circulation as they are no longer up to date.

Publication Archived Date 
A guide to practical induction training for sexual offences examiners May 2019
A guide to practical induction training in clinical forensic medicine May 2019
Acute behavioural disturbance: guidelines on management in police custody April 2019
Role of the Healthcare Professional January 2019
Recommendations for the collection of forensic specimens from complainants and suspects
January 2018
Recommendations for the collection of forensic specimens from complainants and suspects – the evidence January 2018
Recommended equipment for obtaining forensic samples from complainants and suspects January 2018
Forensic Medical Examination Forms January 2018
Recommendations – Labelling Forensic Samples January 2018
Recommendations – Managing blood-borne virus exposures in custody December 2018
Effects and management of TASER discharge December 2018
Provision of advice and help to those who have been raped or sexually assaulted abroad 
December 2018
Pro forma – Sample consent form for Forensic Physicians  December 2018
Pro forma – Examination of adult complainant of domestic violence  October 2018
Management of Choking in Police Care and Custody – Recommendations for Police Personnel  October 2018
Care of suspects of sexual assault in police custody  September 2018
Recommendations – consent from children and young people in police custody in England and Wales September 2018
Recommendations for the collection of forensic specimens from complainants and suspects July 2018
Recommendations for the collection of forensic specimens from complainants and suspects – the evidence July 2018
Forensic physicians as witnesses in criminal proceedings May 2018
Management of injuries caused by teeth April 2018
Pro forma – Sudden Death – Forensic Notes April 2018
Pro forma – Telephone Advice March 2018
Drug-Driving Competencies February 2018
Consent Form for Photographs February 2018
Recommendations for Introductory Training Courses in General Forensic Medicine January 2018
Recommendations for the collection of forensic specimens from complainants and suspects January 2018
Recommendations for the collection of forensic specimens from complainants and suspects – the evidence January 2018
Advice on obtaining qualifications in clinical forensic medicine  January 2018
Recommendations – Irritant Sprays: Clinical Effects and Management December 2017
Recommendations – TASER: Clinical Effects and Management of those subjected to TASER discharge December 2017
Recommendations – Assessment of people with learning difficulties and disabilities in police custody November 2017
Role of the Forensic Pathologist November 2017
Forensic Records – FAQs for all Healthcare Professionals October 2017
Recommendations – Healthcare professionals asked to perform intimate body searches September 2017
Taking blood specimens from incapacitated drivers September 2017 
Intimate searches in police custody flow chart September 2017
Recommendations for the collection of forensic specimens from complainants and suspects July 2017
Recommendations for the collection of forensic specimens from complainants and suspects – the evidence July 2017
Recommended equipment for obtaining forensic samples from complainants and suspects June 2017
Pro forma – Fitness for detention and interview May 2017
Pro forma – Mental Health Act Assessment May 2017
Recommendations – Management of Diabetes Mellitus in Custody May 2017 
Quality Standards for Doctors undertaking Paediatric Sexual Offence Medicine (PSOM) May 2017
Pro forma – Section 4 RTA Assessment (England, NI and Wales) October 2016
Recommendations – Safe and secure administration of medication in police custody July 2016
Forensic Medical Examination Forms July 2016
Guidance in Criminal Paternity Cases July 2016
Quality Standards for Nurses and Paramedics – General Forensic Medicine (GFM) May 2019
Fact sheet – Head Injury Advice Leaflet April 2016
Quality Standards in Forensic Medicine May 2019
What Happens Now? February 2019
Recommendations – Labelling Forensic Samples January 2016
Recommendations – Operational procedures and equipment for medical rooms in police stations January 2016
Recommendations – Operational procedures and equipment for victim examination suites or SARCs January 2016
Guide to establishing urgency of sexual offence examination – pre-pubertal complainants May 2019
Guide to establishing urgency of sexual offence examination – post-pubertal complainants May 2019
Recommendations – Custody Officer training outline February 2019
Quality Standards for Nurses – Sexual Offences Medicine (SOM) September 2015
Guidance for best practice for the management of intimate images that may become evidence in court May 2014
Quality Standards for Nurses – Sexual Offence Medicine (SOM) March 2014
Policy Statement – Nicotine dependent detainees in police custody January 2014
The Role of the Independent Forensic Physician January 2014