Medical director: Doc. Cinchini Elisabetta
Forensic medicine deals with the application of medical knowledge to law by contributing to the elaboration, interpretation and application of legal precepts concerning the protection of life and psycho-physical integrity.
At the Quisisana accredited private hospital, it is possible to undergo a forensic medicine visit in Ferrara.
The visit of forensic medicine at Quisisana, for a fee and not affiliated with the National Health System, is carried out by Dr. Mauro Martini. It is one of the services in the nursing home, which makes experience and specialization its strengths.
The doctor draws up the medical-legal report where he describes the events in an analytical and timely manner from a medical-scientific point of view. In the same document he establishes the extent of the damage, that is, he quantifies the biological damage suffered by the patient. He then determines the nature and duration of the injuries and quantifies the extent of the consequent decrease in the psycho-physical integrity of the person.
There are many cases in which the preparation of the medical-legal report becomes of absolute importance. Specifically, the cases can be divided into five macro categories:
The coroner analyzes the therapeutic and diagnostic path of each patient from a medical-scientific point of view. It also delves into the traumatic event to understand in detail how to compensate for the moral and financial damage suffered.