TITLE

Query

AUTHOR(S)
Ursus
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/30/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 5, p560
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the attitude of patients when diagnosed with mental illness. Perception about having mental illness; Barriers faced with patients once the diagnosis has been made; Reason for the difficulty of handling mentally ill patients.
ACCESSION #
17961361

 

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