Forensic clinical research and medical care for detainees in the Netherlands

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Forensic clinical research and medical care for detainees in the Netherlands

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Summary

In the Dutch system, forensic-medical practice consists of investigating deaths and injuries that occur under unusual or suspicious circumstances, performing forensic post-mortems and providing medical care to detainees. Municipal health service centres in various regions and private companies in the largest cities deliver these forensic-medical services.
The aim of this study is to describe the supply of forensic clinical research and medical care for detainees in the Netherlands.

Publication data

Author(s):
Batenburg, R., Hansen, J.
Organization(s):
NIVEL, WODC
Place of publication:
Utrecht
Publisher:
NIVEL
Year of publication:
2016

Order information

Address:
Nivel (Nederlands instituut voor onderzoek van de gezondheidszorg)
Phone:
030 2729700
Fax:
030 2729729
E-mailaddress:
nivel@nivel.nl
Website:
www.nivel.nl

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