About Medico-Legal Journal

Official publication of the Medico-Legal Society

Editor
Mrs Diana Brahams
Barrister, retired

Assistant Editor
Dr Daniel Haines TD, FRCGP

Publication details
2012, Volume 80, 4 issues (quarterly)
Online archive: From Volume 67, 1999
Print ISSN 0025-8172
Online ISSN 2042-1834

Medico-Legal Journal is dedicated to promoting Medico-Legal knowledge in all its aspects. It provides an official record of the proceedings of the Medico-Legal Society, and a unique collection of contributions and speeches from eminent speakers at society events. In addition to this, the journal seeks to further the society’s aim to expand knowledge of medico-legal matters by commissioning articles on topics from across this diverse field

Aims and scope
Medico-Legal Journal provides an official record of the proceedings of the Medico-Legal Society, and is dedicated to promoting medico-legal knowledge in all its aspects. As well as providing a record of activity in the Society, the journal also includes a unique collection of contributions and speeches from eminent speakers at Society events. Commissioned articles cover a diverse range of topics such as:

  • Developments in the European Legal Orders: Implications for the Medical Profession
  • Fact or Fiction? Verbal and Behavioural Clues to Detect Deception
  • Selecting Participants when Testing New Drugs: the Implications of Age and Gender Discrimination

Associations and Societies
Medico-Legal Journal is published by RSM Press on behalf of the Medico-Legal Society.

Indexing and abstracting
Medico-Legal Journal is indexed or abstracted by Medline/PubMed and Scopus.

Subscriptions
Information is available on the subscriptions page