Turkish physicians coerced to conceal systematic torture

@article{Iacopino1996TurkishPC,
  title={Turkish physicians coerced to conceal systematic torture},
  author={Vincent Iacopino},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={1996},
  volume={348}
}
  • V. Iacopino
  • Published 30 November 1996
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet

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Physician complicity in misrepresentation and omission of evidence of torture in postdetention medical examinations in Turkey.
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Results from the survey, interviews, and medical report analyses provide evidence that torture of political and criminal detainees continues to occur in Turkey and that Turkish physicians are coerced to ignore, misrepresent, and omit evidence of torture in their examinations of detainees to certify that there are no physical signs of torture.