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Autopsy cranial tissue examination rarely provides valuable information unless there is a specific prompt to open the head

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  • Handling editor Cheok Soon Lee

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Ethics approval HM Coroner, Clinical Audit Dept Sheffield Teaching Hospitals.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.