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Post Mortem

A slang term for a meeting or series of meetings in which participants attempt to discover what went wrong with a failed project. For example, if a marketing campaign does not increase sales of a product, the company may conduct a post mortem to determine why it did not.
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Dr Patel carried out the post-mortem examination on Mr Tomlinson and concluded that he died from a heart attack, but questions were raised when an American tourist came forward with a video recording of him being shoved by the officer.
He said pathologists "must not set aside their professional judgment for any of the parties involved during or after a post-mortem examination for reasons of expediency or anything else".
A police spokeswoman said: "Following a post-mortem police can confirm that there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of an unconscious male found in Cranbourne Terrace, in Stockton, at around 10pm on Sunday, July 18.
Deputy State Pathologist Dr Michael Curtis arrived at the The man's body was later removed to the City Morgue for a full post-mortem.
But she claims the doctor did not tell her friend that the post-mortem would involve the removal or retention of organs.
And they found Jordan's brain had been removed during a post-mortem examination ordered by the procurator fiscal at Forfar.
The Edinburgh hospital said that since 1996, post-mortem consent forms asked parents if organs could be taken.
United States, CA-8 (8-17-98), a taxpayer in Arkansas used this post-mortem strategy and lost.
In the meantime, authorities are investigating the vehicle and preparing to do a post-mortem examination on the skeletal remains found in the front seat.
Mazda Marvasti, Integrien's CTO, will discuss why post-mortem root cause analysis is an incorrect paradigm for the complex, interdependent systems that deliver mission critical applications, and propose real-time analytics as the most effective alternative.
14 ( ANI ): A two-month delay in the post-mortem of an Indian Sikh prisoner, who was allegedly tortured to death at Lahore's central jail, has attracted suspicion of a cover-up.
Summary: New Delhi: A Singapore doctor who performed a post-mortem examination on an Indian gang-rape victim .