A Study on Quality of Certificate of Death in the Philippines

This scoping study tackles the quality and procedures in the issuance of Certificate of Death (also known as Municipal Form 103), especially on cases of death under non-natural causes.

The research aims: to check if the standard on the death certification is compliant; to determine the real cause and manner of death but to ascertain or refute an official police report about the incident; and to recommend for stricter regulation and propose for minimum standard on the proper issuance of death certification.

To request for the full research, kindly email to mag.1982@magph.org