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A 10-year review of fatal community assault cases at a regional forensic pathology facility in Cape Town, South Africa
(Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2015)
Background. An increase in autopsied community assault (CA) fatalities was observed at the Tygerberg Forensic Pathology Services (FPS), Cape Town, South Africa (SA). There is a paucity of information on the incidence and ...
Sudden and unexpected deaths in adults : an investigation of cases reported to Tygerberg Forensic Pathology Services from January 2001 - December 2005
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Background - The workload of the forensic pathologist and Forensic Pathology Services staff is increased by the referral of potentially unnecessary natural cases to the Forensic Pathology Services. The ...
Sudden and unexpected deaths in an adult population, Cape Town, South Africa, 2001-2005
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2012-02)
Background. According to the regulations of the National Health Act, all 'sudden and unexpected' deaths in South Africa should be referred to Forensic Pathology Services (FPS) for further investigation. Objectives. We aimed ...