Journal of Forensic Science and Medicine

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 75--77

Risk identification and protection during high-risk forensic autopsy


Xia Liu1, Jilong Zheng2, Shengjie Yang1, Cunrui Wei1, Xuesong Feng1 
1 Criminal investigation Detachment of Qingpu Branch, Shanghai Public Security Bureau, Shanghai, China
2 Department of Forensic Pathology, Criminal Investigation Police University of China, Shenyang, China

Correspondence Address:
Jilong Zheng
Department of Forensic Pathology, Criminal Investigation Police University of China, Shenyang 110035
China

“High-risk” autopsies are those in which the anatomical examination of a corpse entails a substantial risk of contracting a serious infectious disease. Herein, we discuss the risks of infection associated with high-risk autopsies and factors pertaining to risk identification in high-risk autopsies, and we suggest potentially preventative measures focused on anatomy room protection and virtual imaging.


How to cite this article:
Liu X, Zheng J, Yang S, Wei C, Feng X. Risk identification and protection during high-risk forensic autopsy.J Forensic Sci Med 2020;6:75-77


How to cite this URL:
Liu X, Zheng J, Yang S, Wei C, Feng X. Risk identification and protection during high-risk forensic autopsy. J Forensic Sci Med [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Sep 23 ];6:75-77
Available from: http://www.jfsmonline.com/article.asp?issn=2349-5014;year=2020;volume=6;issue=2;spage=75;epage=77;aulast=Liu;type=0