1995 issue 2


Volume 4, issue 2

zagadnienia psychiatrii sądowej poglądy

Forensic-psychiatric expertises and errors in their preparation

Danuta Hajdukiewicz1
1. Kliniki Psychiatrii Sądowej IPiN w Pruszkowie
Postępy Psychiatrii i Neurologii, 1995, 4, 105-113
Keywords: forensic-psychiatric expertise, forensic-psychiatric experts, errors in preparation of expertises


The author discusses the objectives and competencies of forensic psychiatric experts who prepare forensic-psychiatric expertises in criminal procedures, the materials on which such opinions are based, the form, content and types of expertises (categorical, probable and alternative). Attention is also drawn to the most frequent errors in the preparation of such expertises.

Address for correspondence:
Dr Danuta Hajdukiewicz,
Klinika Psychiatrii Sądowej IPiN,
ul. Partyzantów 2/4,
05-802 Pruszków