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JURISPRUDENCE.

BY

JOA. PARIS, M.D. F.R.S. F.L.S.
FELLOW OF THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS;

AND

J. S. M. FONBLANQUE, Esq.

BARRISTER AT LAW.

“ Hæc est illa amica Imperantium atque Medentium conspiratio, qua
effectum est, ut aliquo veluti connubio Medicina ac Jurisprudentia inter
se jungerentur.”

Hebenstreit Anthropolog : Forens ;

IN THREE VOLUMES.

VOL. III.

LONDON:
PRINTED & PUBLISHED BY W. PHILLIPS, GEORGE YARD, LOMBARD STREET ;
SOLD ALSO BY T. & G. UNDERWOOD, AND $. HIGHLEY, FLEET STREET;

AND W. & C. TAIT, EDINBURGN.

Medical Jurisprudence.

PART III continued.

15. A Synopsis of the Objects of Inquiry in Cases of

sudden and mysterious Sickness and Death,-Commentary thereon, including practical rules for Dise section.—16 Abortion and Infanticide,_with Physiological Illustrations.-17. Of Criminal Responsibility, and Pleas in bar of Execution.—18. Of Punishments.-19. Postscript.

A SYNOPSIS OF THE OBJECTS OF INQUIRY IN CASES OF SUDDEN, AND MYSTERIOUS SICKNESS,

AND DEATH.

CASE I.

TIE PATIENT IS LIVING, AND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE IS

REQUIRED.

Account given by the patient and his friends.—How

far their report deserves credit.- Whether there be any external injuries.- Previous state of the patient, with respect to bodily health and strength.—The age and occupation of the individual in question.season of the year.–Present symptoms of the patient; with the circumstauces of their accession, progress, jotensity, and duration.- Whether any similar attack has been experienced by himself at any previous period, or by any part of his family and friends at the present time; and whether the latter have felt any degree of pausea or uneasiness. What remedies have been employed, by whom recommended, and by whom administered.-Nature of the food last taken as to quantity and quality. Whether the patient had observed any unusual flavour, or grittiness in his food.-Condition and nature of the utensils in which it was cooked.-Appear

ance of the evacuations. VOL. III.

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