Psychiatric in-patient violence: Issues of English Law and discipline within hospitals

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Abstract

There has been a considerable increase in the number of publications about psychiatric patient violence, perhaps indicating an increase in violence or an increase in staff anxiety about assault. Missing from the debate are issues of law and ward discipline and these are discussed here.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)53-56
JournalMedicine, Science and the Law
Volume35
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1995

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