Centre universitaire romand de médecine légale

Equipe principale | Laboratoire d'analyse du dopage (LAD) | Unité d'imagerie et anthropologie forensiques (UIAF) | Unité de Recherche | Unité de droit médical et médecine humanitaire (DMMH) | Unité de génétique forensique (UGF) | Unité de médecine des violences (UMV) | Unité de médecine et psychologie du trafic (UMPT) | Unité de psychiatrie légale (UPL) | Unité de taphonomie forensique (SHIFT) | Unité de toxicologie et chimie forensique (UTCF) | Unité facultaire d'anatomie et de morphologie (UFAM) | Unité facultaire de toxicologie (UFT) | Unité romande de médecine forensique (URMF)
Publications | Mémoires et thèses

La recherche avancée est accessible via Serval

Les publications peuvent être gérées en accédant à Serval via MyUnil

93 publications

2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2003 |
Practicality of Acute and Transitional Care and its consequences in the era of SwissDRG: a focus group study.
Wangmo T., Padrutt Y., Koné I., Gächter T., Elger B.S., Leu A., 2019/06/13. BMC health services research, 19 (1) p. 374. Peer-reviewed.
Participatory Disease Surveillance Systems: Ethical Framework.
Geneviève L.D., Martani A., Wangmo T., Paolotti D., Koppeschaar C., Kjelsø C., Guerrisi C., Hirsch M., Woolley-Meza O., Lukowicz P. et al., 2019/05/23. Journal of medical Internet research, 21 (5) pp. e12273. Peer-reviewed.
The notion of free will and its ethical relevance for decision-making capacity.
Zürcher T., Elger B., Trachsel M., 2019/05/08. BMC medical ethics, 20 (1) p. 31. Peer-reviewed.
Automated vehicles, big data and public health.
Shaw D., Favrat B., Elger B., 2019/05/07. Medicine, health care, and philosophy. Peer-reviewed.
Synthetic Biology and the Translational Imperative.
Heidari Feidt R., Ienca M., Elger B.S., Folcher M., 2019/02. Science and engineering ethics, 25 (1) pp. 33-52. Peer-reviewed.
Research Ethics in the European Influenzanet Consortium: Scoping Review.
Geneviève L.D., Wangmo T., Dietrich D., Woolley-Meza O., Flahault A., Elger BS, 2018/10/10. JMIR public health and surveillance, 4 (4) pp. e67. Peer-reviewed.
Corrigendum to “Accessibility of prison healthcare for elderly inmates, a qualitative assessment” [J Forensic Leg Med 52 (November 2017) 223–228]
Heidari R., Wangmo T., Galli S., Shaw DaM, Elger BS, Handtke V., Bretschneider W., 2018/10. 57.
Prescription of pain medication in prisons: A comparative analysis of younger and older male prisoners.
Annaheim B., Bretschneider W., Handtke V., Belardi A., Elger B.S., 2018/09. Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety, 27 (9) pp. 987-994. Peer-reviewed.
Ethical Design of Intelligent Assistive Technologies for Dementia: A Descriptive Review.
Ienca M., Wangmo T., Jotterand F., Kressig R.W., Elger B., 2018/08. Science and engineering ethics, 24 (4) pp. 1035-1055. Peer-reviewed.
Palliative care in Swiss pediatric oncology settings: a retrospective analysis of medical records.
Rost M., Acheson E., Kühne T., Ansari M., Pacurari N., Brazzola P., Niggli F., Elger B.S., Wangmo T., 2018/08. Supportive care in cancer, 26 (8) pp. 2707-2715. Peer-reviewed.
Reasons for and Frequency of End-of-Life Hospital Admissions: General Practitioners' Perspective on Reducing End-of-Life Hospital Referrals.
Giezendanner S., Bally K., Haller D.M., Jung C., Otte I.C., Banderet H.R., Elger B.S., Zemp E., Gudat H., 2018/08. Journal of palliative medicine, 21 (8) pp. 1122-1130. Peer-reviewed.
The Cambridge Analytica affair and Internet-mediated research.
Schneble C.O., Elger B.S., Shaw D., 2018/08. EMBO reports, 19 (8) pp. 1-2. Peer-reviewed.
Assessment of decision-making capacity in patients requesting assisted suicide.
Shaw D., Trachsel M., Elger B., 2018/07. The British journal of psychiatry, 213 (1) pp. 393-395. Peer-reviewed.
Application of Ethical Principles to Research using Public Health Data in The Global South: Perspectives from Africa.
Anane-Sarpong E., Wangmo T., Sankoh O., Tanner M., Elger B.S., 2018/06. Developing world bioethics, 18 (2) pp. 98-108. Peer-reviewed.
Assisted suicide and euthenasia in an aging society. Challenge for legal medicine [Assistierter Suizid und Sterbehilfe in einer alternden Gesellschaft : Herausforderung für die Rechtsmedizin]
Elger B, Grabherr S., 2018/03/31. Rechtsmedizin, 28 (2) pp. 87-93. Peer-reviewed.
The determinants of individual health care expenditures in prison: evidence from Switzerland.
Moschetti K., Zabrodina V., Wangmo T., Holly A., Wasserfallen J.B., Elger B.S., Gravier B., 2018/03/07. BMC health services research, 18 (1) p. 160. Peer-reviewed.
Euthanasia in an international Context. [Sterbehilfe im internationalen Kontext]
Elger B. S., Grabherr S., 2018/02/28. Rechtsmedizin, 28 (2) pp. 85–86. Peer-reviewed.
Correction to: Synthetic Biology and the Translational Imperative
Heidari Feidt Raheleh, Ienca Marcello, Elger Bernice Simone, Folcher Marc, 2018/01/24..
From Healthcare to Warfare and Reverse: How Should We Regulate Dual-Use Neurotechnology?
Ienca M., Jotterand F., Elger B.S., 2018/01/17. Neuron, 97 (2) pp. 269-274. Peer-reviewed.
Can routine data from prisoners' files be used to estimate prevalence rates of illicit drug use among prisoners?
Annaheim B., Wangmo T., Bretschneider W., Vogel M., Elger B.S., 2018/01. International journal of public health, 63 (1) pp. 33-40. Peer-reviewed.
Insufficient recruitment and premature discontinuation of clinical trials in Switzerland: qualitative study with trialists and other stakeholders.
Briel M., Elger B., von Elm E., Satalkar P., 2017/11/29. Swiss medical weekly, 147 pp. w14556. Peer-reviewed.
Proactive Ethical Design for Neuroengineering, Assistive and Rehabilitation Technologies: the Cybathlon Lesson.
Ienca M., Kressig R.W., Jotterand F., Elger B., 2017/11/14. Journal of neuroengineering and rehabilitation, 14 (1) p. 115. Peer-reviewed.
Accessibility of prison healthcare for elderly inmates, a qualitative assessment.
Heidari R., Wangmo T., Galli S., Shaw D.M., Elger B.S., Agequake group, 2017/11. Journal of forensic and legal medicine, 52 pp. 223-228. Peer-reviewed.
Practical Considerations in Donation After Circulatory Determination of Death in Switzerland.
Dalle Ave A.L., Shaw D.M., Elger B., 2017/09. Progress in transplantation, 27 (3) pp. 291-294. Peer-reviewed.
Publication ethics in public health emergencies.
Shaw D., Elger B.S., 2017/09/01. Journal of public health, 39 (3) pp. 640-643. Peer-reviewed.
New Guidance for an Old Problem : Early Release for Seriously Ill and Elderly Prisoners in Europe
Handtke V., Wangmo T., Elger B., Bretschneider Wiebke, 2017/03. The Prison Journal, 97 (2) pp. 224-246. Peer-reviewed.
Returning Results in Biobank Research: Global Trends and Solutions.
De Clercq E., Kaye J., Wolf S.M., Koenig B.A., Elger B.S., 2017/03. Genetic testing and molecular biomarkers, 21 (3) pp. 128-131. Peer-reviewed.
Returning Results: Let's Be Honest!
Elger B.S., De Clercq E., 2017/03. Genetic testing and molecular biomarkers, 21 (3) pp. 134-139. Peer-reviewed.
Nurses' attitudes towards enforced measures to increase influenza vaccination: A qualitative study.
Pless A., Shaw D., McLennan S., Elger B.S., 2017/01/31. Influenza and other respiratory viruses, 11 (3) pp. 247-253. Peer-reviewed.
Education and Reproductive Autonomy: The Case of Married Nigerian Women.
Princewill C.W., De Clercq E., Riecher-Rössler A., Jegede A.S., Wangmo T., Elger B.S., 2017. Narrative inquiry in bioethics, 7 (3) pp. 231-244. Peer-reviewed.
Emerging Issues in Prison Health
Elger B., Ritter C., Stöver H., 2017. 259, Springer Nature.
Exploring differences in healthcare utilization of prisoners in the Canton of Vaud, Switzerland.
Moschetti K., Zabrodina V., Stadelmann P., Wangmo T., Holly A., Wasserfallen J.B., Elger B.S., Gravier B., 2017. PloS one, 12 (10) pp. e0187255. Peer-reviewed.
General Practitioners' Attitudes towards Essential Competencies in End-of-Life Care: A Cross-Sectional Survey.
Giezendanner S., Jung C., Banderet H.R., Otte I.C., Gudat H., Haller D.M., Elger B.S., Zemp E., Bally K., 2017. PloS one, 12 (2) pp. e0170168. Peer-reviewed.
Intelligent Assistive Technology for Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias: A Systematic Review.
Ienca M., Fabrice J., Elger B., Caon M., Pappagallo A.S., Kressig R.W., Wangmo T., 2017. Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD, 56 (4) pp. 1301-1340. Peer-reviewed.
The forensic use of behavioral genetics in criminal proceedings: Case of the MAOA-L genotype.
McSwiggan S., Elger B., Appelbaum P.S., 2017. International journal of law and psychiatry, 50 pp. 17-23. Peer-reviewed.
The Ghost Collaborator.
Shaw D., Elger B., 2016/06/30. Accountability in research pp. 1-9. Peer-reviewed.
A Balanced Diet : From Facts to Solutions
Elger B., 2016. pp. 107-122. dans Emerging Issues in Prison Health chap. 7, Springer Nature.
Assisted suicide for prisoners? Stakeholder and prisoner perspectives.
Shaw D.M., Elger B.S., 2016. Death Studies, 40 (8) pp. 479-485. Peer-reviewed.
Confidentiality in Prison Health Care : A Practical Guide
Elger B., Shaw D., 2016. pp. 183-200 dans Emerging Issues in Prison Health chap. 12, Springer Nature.
Emotion and Value in the Evaluation of Medical Decision-Making Capacity: A Narrative Review of Arguments.
Hermann H., Trachsel M., Elger B.S., Biller-Andorno N., 2016. Frontiers In Psychology, 7 p. 765. Peer-reviewed.
La femme enceinte, son droit à l’autodétermination, les analyses prénatales et l’interruption de grossesse
Dumoulin JF, Ummel M., 2016. pp. 165-181 dans Réflexions romandes en droit de la santé, Dike Verlag.
Patient education as empowerment and self-rebiasing.
Jotterand F., Amodio A., Elger B.S., 2016. Medicine, Health Care, and Philosophy, 19 (4) pp. 553-561. Peer-reviewed.
Personnes âgées privées de liberté et protection de leurs droits liés à la santé : cadre légal et dilemmes éthiques
Elger B., Gennet E., 2016. pp. 49-66 dans Réflexions romandes en droit de la santé, Dike Verlag.
Preventing Human Rights Violations in Prison : The Role of Guidelines
Elger B., Shaw D., 2016. pp. 201-216 dans Emerging Issues in Prison Health chap. 13, Springer Nature.
Précis de médecine légale: guide de poche de l'expertise forensique
La Harpe R., 2016. 189, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène.
Should academic journals publish e-cigarette research linked to tobacco companies?
Shaw D.M., Etter J.F., Elger B.S., 2016. Addiction (abingdon, England), 111 (8) pp. 1328-1332. Peer-reviewed.
Treating tobacco companies fairly but with no leap of faith.
Shaw D.M., Etter J.F., Elger B.S., 2016. Addiction (abingdon, England), 111 (8) pp. 1335-1336. Peer-reviewed.
Signalement des patients adultes en situation de danger. L'article 453 CC, une exception méconnue au secret professionnel [Reporting of adult patients in dangerous situations. Article 455 CC, an unrecognized exception of professional confidentiality]
Niveau G., Wuarin T., Ummel M., Burkhardt S., 2015/11/18. Revue medicale suisse, 11 (495) pp. 2190-2193. Peer-reviewed.
Disease profiles of detainees in the Canton of Vaud in Switzerland: gender and age differences in substance abuse, mental health and chronic health conditions.
Moschetti K., Stadelmann P., Wangmo T., Holly A., Bodenmann P., Wasserfallen J.B., Elger B.S., Gravier B., 2015. Bmc Public Health, 15 (1) p. 872. Peer-reviewed.
Helping medical students to acquire a deeper understanding of truth-telling.
Hurst S.A., Baroffio A., Ummel M., Burn C.L., 2015. Medical education online, 20 p. 28133. Peer-reviewed.
Informing patients about limits to confidentiality: A qualitative study in prisons.
Elger B.S., Handtke V., Wangmo T., 2015. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 41 pp. 50-57. Peer-reviewed.
Management of sleep complaints in correctional settings
Elger BS, 2015. p. 10 dans éd. par Robert Trestman ; Kenneth Appelbaum ; Jeffrey Metzner (eds.) The Oxford Textbook of Correctional Psychiatry chap. 4/16, Oxford University Press.
'Doctor, what would you do in my position?' Health professionals and the decision-making process in pregnancy monitoring.
Hertig S.G., Cavalli S., Burton-Jeangros C., Elger B.S., 2014. Journal of Medical Ethics, 40 (5) pp. 310-314. Peer-reviewed.
Acte médical requis par une autorité, constat médical et certificat médical
La Harpe R., Horisberger B., Harding TW, Ummel M., 2014. pp. 379-388 dans Droit de la santé et médecine légale chap. 34, Chêne-Bourg : Ed. Médecine et Hygiène.
Advance directives and the impact of timing. A qualitative study with Swiss general practitioners.
Otte I.C., Jung C., Elger B.S., Bally K., 2014. Swiss Medical Weekly, 144 pp. w14035. Peer-reviewed.
Advance Directives in the Context of Imprisonment
Elger BS, 2014. pp. 101-118 dans Advance Directives chap. 7, Dordrecht : Springer.
Analyses génétiques
Elger B., Mauron A., 2014. pp. 407-418 dans Droit de la santé et médecine légale, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène, 2014.
Attitudes of detainees and prison staff towards tobacco control policy in Switzerland: a qualitative interview study.
Ritter C., Elger B.S., 2014. Health Policy, 115 (1) pp. 104-109. Peer-reviewed.
Droit de la santé et médecine légale
La Harpe R., Ummel M., Dumoulin JF, Rotman S., Baume N., Egger C., Elger B., Favrat B., Fracasso T., Gehrig C. et al., 2014. 810, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène.
L'activité médicale en milieu pénitentiaire
Wolff H., Bertrand D., Elger B., 2014. pp. 645-659 dans Droit de la santé et médecine légale, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène, 2014.
L'interruption de grossesse
Ummel M., Toledo Vera AG, 2014. pp. 433-441 dans Droit de la santé et médecine légale, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène, 2014.
Le paternalisme médical, mythe ou réalité ? : apects philosophiques et empiriques d'un phénomène persistant
Elger B., 2014. 359, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène, 2010.
Les biobanques
Elger B., 2014. pp. 395-405 dans Droit de la santé et médecine légale, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène, 2014.
Médecin et droits de l'homme
Toledo Vera AG, Harding TW, Bertrand D., Ummel M., 2014. pp. 29-46 dans Droit de la santé et médecine légale, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène, 2014.
Secret professionnel : généralités
Burkhardt S., Niveau G., La Harpe R., Dumoulin JF, Ummel M., 2014. pp. 327-340 dans Droit de la santé et médecine légale, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène, 2014.
Telling the truth: medical students' progress with an ethical skill.
Layat Burn C., Hurst S.A., Ummel M., Cerutti B., Baroffio A., 2014. Medical Teacher, 36 (3) pp. 251-259.
Testament et mesures personnelles anticipées dans le domaine médical
Ummel M., Harari J., 2014. pp. 295-305 dans Droit de la santé et médecine légale, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène, 2014.
Traitement en situation d'urgence
Restellini JP, Dubas J., Ummel M., Sarasin F., 2014. pp. 317-326 dans Droit de la santé et médecine légale, Chêne-Bourg : Médecine & Hygiène, 2014.
Understanding death in custody: a case for a comprehensive definition.
Ruiz G., Wangmo T., Mutzenberg P., Sinclair J., Elger B.S., 2014. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 11 (3) pp. 387-398. Peer-reviewed.
Ageing prisoners' health care: analysing the legal settings in Europe and the United States.
Bretschneider W., Elger B., Wangmo T., 2013. Gerontology, 59 (3) pp. 267-275. Peer-reviewed.
Medical and legal professionals' attitudes towards confidentiality and disclosure of clinical information in forensic settings: a survey using case vignettes.
Bruggen M.C., Eytan A., Gravier B., Elger B.S., 2013. Medicine, Science, and the Law, 53 (3) pp. 132-148. Peer-reviewed.
Aging behind bars: the medication of older prisoners in Switzerland
Handtke V., Bretschneider W., Stuckelberger A., Page J., Ritter C., Wangmo T., Elger B. S., 2012/11. p. 382 dans 65th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Gerontologist.
Exposure to tobacco smoke before and after a partial smoking ban in prison: indoors air quality measures
Ritter Catherine, Huynh Cong Khanh, Etter Jen-François, Elger Bernice S., 2012. Tobacco Control, 21 (5) pp. 488-491. Peer-reviewed.
Prevalence of positive tuberculosis skin tests during 5 years of screening in a Swiss remand prison
Ritter C., Elger BS, 2012. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 16 (1) pp. 65-69. Peer-reviewed.
Screening of illegal intracorporeal containers ("body packing"): is abdominal radiography sufficiently accurate? A comparative study with low-dose CT.
Poletti P.A., Canel L., Becker C.D., Wolff H., Elger B., Lock E., Sarasin F., Bonfanti M.S., Dupuis-Lozeron E., Perneger T. et al., 2012. Radiology, 265 (3) pp. 772-779. Peer-reviewed.
The right to appeal in cases of forensic autopsies. [Le droit de recours en matière d'autopsies médico-légales.]
Mutzenberg P., Mangin P., Elger B., 2012. Médecine & Droit, 2012 (117) pp. 188-192. Peer-reviewed.
Genetic analysis of sudden cardiac death victims: a survey of current forensic autopsy practices.
Michaud K., Mangin P., Elger B.S., 2011/05. International journal of legal medicine, 125 (3) pp. 359-366. Peer-reviewed.
'Do not attempt resuscitation' and 'cardiopulmonary resuscitation' in an inpatient setting: factors influencing physicians' decisions in Switzerland.
Becerra M., Hurst S.A., Junod Perron N., Cochet S., Elger B.S., 2011. Gerontology, 57 (5) pp. 414-421. Peer-reviewed.
Le secret médical
Elger BS, 2011. Swiss Medical Forum, 11 pp. 1-2.
Ethical issues of human genetic databases : a challenge to classical health research ethics?
Elger B., 2010. 318, Farnham : Ashgate, 2010.
Retrospective research: What are the ethical and legal requirements?
Junod V., Elger B., 2010. Swiss Medical Weekly, 140 pp. 33-40.
Sudden death: ethical and legal problems of post-mortem forensic genetic testing for hereditary cardiac diseases.
Elger B.S., Michaud K., Fellmann F., Mangin P., 2010. Clinical Genetics, 77 (3) pp. 287-292.
Une grève de la faim est un acte de protestation: quelle est la place des soignants? : l'alimentation forcée est contraire à la déontologie médicale
Gravier B., Wolff H., Sprumont D., Ricou B., Kind C., Eytan A., Zimmermann-Acklin M., Raggenbass R., Elger B., Slama H. et al., 2010. Schweizerische Arztezeitung. Bulletin des medecins suisses. Bollettino dei medici svizzeri, 91 (39) pp. 1521-1525.
When information can save lives: the duty to warn relatives about sudden cardiac death and environmental risks.
Elger B., Michaud K., Mangin P., 2010. Hastings Center Report, 40 (3) pp. 39-45.
Acte médical requis par une autorité, constat médical et certificat médical.
Bertrand D., Horisberger B., Harding T.W., Ummel M., La Harpe R., 2009. pp. 202-210 dans Bertrand D., Dumoulin J.-F., La Harpe R., Ummel M. (eds.) Médecin et droit médical, Médecine & Hygiène.
Factors influencing attitudes towards medical confidentiality among Swiss physicians.
Elger B.S., 2009. Journal of Medical Ethics, 35 (8) pp. 517-524. Peer-reviewed.
Information and risk management during the first trimester care for pregnant women: Some reflections about the ethical challenges and the legal framework in Switzerland. [L'information et la gestion des risques dans le suivi de la grossesse lors du 1er trimestre : quelques réflexions sur le défi éthique et le cadre légal en Suisse.]
Issenhuth-Scharly G., Epiney M., Manaïa D., Elger BS, 2009. Médecine & Droit, 2009 (96) pp. 94-99. Peer-reviewed.
Molecular autopsy in sudden cardiac death and its implication for families: discussion of the practical, legal and ethical aspects of the multidisciplinary collaboration.
Michaud K., Fellmann F., Abriel H., Beckmann J.S., Mangin P., Elger B.S., 2009. Swiss Medical Weekly, 139 (49-50) pp. 712-8.
Research involving biological material from forensic autopsies: legal and ethical issues.
Elger B.S., Hofner M.C., Mangin P., 2009. Pathobiology, 76 (1) pp. 1-10.
Medical ethics in correctional healthcare: an international comparison of guidelines.
Elger B.S., 2008. Journal of Clinical Ethics, 19 (3) pp. 234-249.
Research involving prisoners: consensus and controversies in international and European regulations.
Elger B.S., 2008. Bioethics, 22 (4) pp. 224-238. Peer-reviewed.
Towards equivalent health care of prisoners: European soft law and public health policy in Geneva.
Elger B.S., 2008. Journal of Public Health Policy, 29 (2) pp. 192-206.
Difficultés rencontrées lors de la prise en charge médicale de patients vivant en milieu carcéral
Iten A., Gravier B., Elger B., 2003. Revue medicale suisse, 61 (2435) pp. 928-935.
Unicentre - CH-1015 Lausanne
Tél. +41 21 692 11 11
Fax. +41 21 692 26 15
Swiss University