Tucson, AZ (Vocus) February 4, 2010
Doctors or pathology technicians perform autopsies to diagnose any anomalous morphology or trauma to any anatomical tissues that may or may not have contributed to the decedent’s death. The postmortem examination is of great importance to the family of the deceased – for it could lead to a detection of unknown diseases and reveal a resolve to civil and criminal issues. To provide forensic scientists and interested readers the necessary knowledge crucial in the performance of any autopsy, author William R. Ferguson introduces Technicians Guide For Postmortem Examinations.
Postmortem examination is a laborious, time-consuming process. A comprehensive manual, Technicians Guide For Postmortem Examinations arms readers with the basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology which will necessitate an understanding of these procedures. These outlined and time-tested techniques are an indispensable reference source primarily intended for aspiring pathology technicians.
Having worked at a number of pathology services, author Ferguson developed and wrote a number of technical procedures for industries that qualify him as a professional. In this enriching resource, he utilizes his surgical prowess to educate others so not to inundated those with the vast demands of anatomy and pathology.
Readers are in for an exciting experience as they explore the fascinating world of forensic science and pathology. For more information on Technicians Guide For Postmortem Examinations, log on Xlibris.com.
About the Author
William R. Ferguson’s interest in pathology first came about after his basic education and introduction to the varied medical communities during his military service. Once Mr. Ferguson had completed the practical training in pathology, he became a valuable educator and asset to those organizations for which he had worked. After receiving this basic education in pathology, he was introduced to yet another and very different community in pathology, the forensic sciences. This medical training in the forensic sciences was garnered through his employment with a Medical Examiners Office as a pathologist assistant. This is where his interest was satiated by his desire to gain a greater understanding into medico-legal death investigations. Mr. Ferguson had proven himself as an educator by the numerous qualified colleagues that followed him into these various anatomical communities.
Technician Guide For Postmortem Examinations * by William R. Ferguson
Practical Guidelines For The Application Of Postmortem Procedures And Their Techniques
Publication Date: February 1, 2010
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