Keywords: forensic expertise, turnover, quality, merchandising analysis, falsification, labeling, taxation


   This article outlines the issues of conducting forensic examination of medical goods. Attention is focused on regulating the turnover and sale of such goods by relevant regulatory and technical documents. According to the results of expert practice, the need for the creation of the research work “Methodological recommendations for merchandising research of medical goods” was revealed.

In order to optimize the work during the study, special attention is paid to the classification of goods. Despite the fact that the life and health of each of us depends on the safety and effectiveness of medical goods, the transparency and clarity of the settlement of legal relations in the production and circulation of these products guarantee its quality. Due to the imbalance of the economy, there is a cessation or a significant decrease in the volume of production of the pharmacy assortment, at the same time, the market is saturated with low-quality or counterfeit goods. The main areas of falsification: assortment, quality, value, quantitative, information. The careful application of merchandising analysis at all stages of product distribution, including when placing an order for a product, receiving it, evaluating it by quantity and quality, as well as when storing it in a pharmacy, pharmacy or medical treatment, can help eliminate or suspend these negative processes in practical pharmacy. preventive institution. Commodity analysis allows you to identify high-quality medical supplies by the organoleptic method, check their quantity, assortment accessories, evaluate their safety and the like. The following types of merchandising analysis are distinguished: documentary, qualitative, quantitative, assortment and complex. An integral part of any product is its labeling - a carrier of relevant information both about the product itself and about items related to its circulation. Starting January 1, 2019, mandatory marking was introduced using units of the International System (SI). Changes in the legislative framework regarding the taxation of medical goods affect their value.


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Tarasiutina, S. (2019). FEATURES MERCHANDISING RESEARCH OF MEDICAL GOODS. Theory and Practice of Forensic Science and Criminalistics, 20(2), 424-434. https://doi.org/10.32353/khrife.2.2019.33