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After 9/11, the forensic epidemiology field emerged as a leading investigative tool, partnering public health officers with law enforcement like never before. Based on the authors? first-hand experience, Forensic Epidemiology brings to light the vast amounts of information collected by medical examiners that will be useful in advancing death investigation techniques among the science, public health, and law enforcement fields. This practical resource begins with a brief overview of epidemiological science and the history of forensic epidemiology before examining the multiple functions of death certificates and the signature role of forensic epidemiologist?s in death investigations.

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Author(s)Koehler
PublisherRoutledge Taylor and Francis group
ISBN9781420063271
Pages320
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2012