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Medicine

(E) Forensics

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(E) Forensics

  • Attribute:  Knowledge
  • Type:  Utility
  • Time:  N/A
  • Description:  Those with this skill know how to collect, preserve, and analyze biological evidence to provide details about a particular scene. With a successful skill check, the character can provide a general cause of death, time of death within a small window, determine the most likely weapon used, identify the presence of toxins, etc. It may also be used to locate clues about others who may have been at the scene, which may include general factors such as height, weight, species, gender, etc, depending on the circumstances. If the skill check fails, additional attempts may be made at a progressive difficult (-4) modifier, but after three fails, additional attempts may not be made again on that scene until the skill rank has increased.
  • Prerequisites:  The Anatomy skill and four skill points in Medicine