Forensic medical examination of health status

Outpatient and inpatient forensic examination of victims, suspects and other persons it is necessary not only during the examination of mechanical damages or results of other external influences on the human organism, but also at the analysis of physical health status, and its painful disorders.

The establishment of the state of health

  • Definition of a degree in a disability
  • Examination of sexually transmitted diseases
  • Examination of AIDS
  • Forensic medical examination when self harm and induced painful conditions
  • The reasons for the appointment of a forensic medical examination (examination) health are: 1) determination of the physical condition of the witness or victim in cases where there is a doubt about their ability to correctly perceive circumstances of relevance to the case, and to give proper testimony (article 79 of the criminal procedure code); 2) refusal of the witness, the accused to appear in court under the pretext of ill health; 3) refusal parasites from work under the pretext of illness; 4) determination of needs in sanatorium treatment, emergency food and other in action in civil proceedings; 5) refusal to perform the duties of military service due to the presence of the disease (if it is not confirmed by medical documents and regular medical examination). Given the complexity of the examination of the state of health spending, as a rule, by the Commission with attraction of highly skilled doctors-clinical specialists in relevant fields.
    During the examination of the state of health, if it seems necessary, produce stationary examination in medical institutions for objective verification of complaints made testify.
    During the examination of health status or violation may be a desire testify to "weight" or "weakening" and hide the symptoms of the disease (aggravate and disaggregate) - play back a picture of the disease in its absence, or, on the contrary, to represent the presence of health at the underlying disease (simulation and dissimulate); to present a disease of artificial origin. Thus, can meet different combinations of the above forms of distortion of the true state of health or disease patterns.
    Forensic medical examination of health status should be based on a careful analysis of historical information, the character and nature of complaints testify, objective data of the clinical picture of the disease, the issue is put on the resolution expertise. During the examination must be taken into account data of medical documents (originals), which contains information about diseases, transferred testify in the past, may be chronic. Analyzed in the process of examination materials should receive full and objective reflection in the forensic documentation.