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Sites Of Autopsy In Contemporary Culture (S U N Y Series in Postmodern Culture)

by Elizabeth Klaver

  • 3 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • General,
  • Social Science,
  • Social aspects,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Death & Dying,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Diagnosis,
  • Media Studies,
  • Autopsy,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7803419M
    ISBN 100791464261
    ISBN 109780791464267

    Autopsy, dissection and examination of a dead body and its organs and structures. An autopsy may be performed to determine the cause of death, to observe the effects of disease, and to establish the evolution and mechanisms of disease processes. Learn more about autopsies, including their history. Latest books news, comment, reviews and analysis from the Guardian.

      Now in full colour, this new and revised edition of The Hospital Autopsy presents a clear and systematic approach to safe and effective modern autopsy practice for pathologists. It begins by discussing issues such as legislation governing autopsies, religious attitudes and ensuring safety, before covering the procedures of external examination, evisceration, dissection of internal organs and. An autopsy, also known as a post mortem examination, is a dissection of a corpse that is performed to help determine the cause of death and examine effects of diseases. Throughout history, autopsies were often viewed negatively and prohibited due to religious laws. This caused delay in advancement and prevented any development in the field for over a century.

      The Complete History of the Autopsy From Caesar to Michael Jackson, Paul Revere to Napoleon: A look at how, after someone dies, we figure out Author: Maude Campbell. An autopsy (post-mortem examination, obduction, necropsy, or autopsia cadaverum) is a surgical procedure that consists of a thorough examination of a corpse by dissection to determine the cause, mode, and manner of death or to evaluate any disease or injury that may be present for research or educational purposes. (The term "necropsy" is generally reserved for non-human animals; see below).MeSH: D


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Setting her discussion within the history of the modern autopsy, and including the narrative of her own attendance at a medical autopsy, Klaver makes the autopsy readable in a number of diverse venues, from Rembrandt’s The Anatomy Lesson and Vesalius’s Author: Elizabeth Klaver.

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Interesting read on the basic steps of an autopsy and some facts on its decline since reaching an all-time high in the mid s. I came away seeing the usefulness of autopsies even with all the modern technology we have now after all, doctors are still only human and can make incorrect diagnoses/5.

The autopsy has had a checkered history, much of which has been surrounded by controversy. The roots of human dissection are found in the ancient world where rumors flourished that the prosectors of the day were engaged in vivisection as well as dissection.

Bound up with the prevailing religious and political systems of the day, the autopsy has alternately been prohibited and Cited by: Elizabeth Klaver is the author of The Body in Medical Culture ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Images of the Corpse ( avg rat /5(8). The term ‘autopsy’ literally means to ‘see for oneself’, and is synonymous with the terms ‘post-mortem’, post-mortem examination' and ‘necropsy’.

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This book breaks new ground by viewing these phenomena as aspects of a single movement and documenting its development in contemporary Western culture. This book links the mounting demand for images of violent death with dramatic changes in death-related social rituals. The Autopsy, Medicine, and Mortality Statistics Articles previously published separately in Archives of Internal Medicine.

Randy Hanzlick, M.D. (Editor) and the Autopsy Committee of the College of American Pathologists. Produced with Permission of the Archives of Internal Medicine and File Size: 2MB.The autopsy has had a checkered history, much of which has been surrounded by controversy. The roots of human dissection are found in the ancient world where rumors flourished that the prosectors.Part 5 Autopsy Procedures Section Autopsy Protocol Caution: The pathologist will, or may, offer both a cause and manner of death in his/her report of the post- mortem.

However, the coroner is not bound by this report in determining manner of death.