82384 - Legal Medical Aspects

Academic Year 2021/2022

  • Docente: Susi Pelotti
  • Credits: 1
  • SSD: MED/43
  • Language: Italian
  • Teaching Mode: Traditional lectures
  • Campus: Bologna
  • Corso: Single cycle degree programme (LMCU) in Medicine and Surgery (cod. 8415)

    Also valid for Second cycle degree programme (LM) in Medicine and Surgery (cod. 8415)

Course contents

Medico-legal aspects: risks factors, forensic markers, traumatology, report, consent, patient relationship, Collection of biological evidences and chain of custody, DNA analysis. Drug-facilitated sexual abuse. Forensic Toxicology. The feminicide.

Guidelines for Health Services.

Curriculum for health operators.


scientific literature, WHO and CDC documents, validated guidelines

Teaching methods

lessons, casework presentation

Assessment methods

written test

Teaching tools

Slides and video

Office hours

See the website of Susi Pelotti


Good health and well-being Gender equality

This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.