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The Islamic Approach to Modern Forensic and Legal Medicine Issues

Manal Saeed Bamousa, Suha Al-Fehaid, Osama Al-Madani, Salah Al Moghannam, Sherien Galeb, Mohammed Youssef, Magdy A A Kharoshah
American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology 2016, 37 (2): 127-31
This article is a review, from a Saudi Arabian perspective, of selected historical Arabic books and recent medicolegal journal articles on 4 current controversial issues: medical ethics, forensic autopsies, end-of-life decisions, and genetic profiling. This article demonstrates the flexibility of the Islamic medical jurisprudence to accommodate medicolegal issues.

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