Undiagnosed Psychiatric Patients

Welner, Amos; Liss, Jay L.; Robins, Eli; Richardson, Marsha
March 1972
British Journal of Psychiatry;Mar72, Vol. 120 Issue 556, p315
Academic Journal
The article presents study which evaluates the medical records of several patients who are discharged undiagnosed in various psychiatric hospitals. Several objectives of the said study have been discussed. For the investigation process, around 7,000 patients who were admitted to Renard Hospital are being discharged undiagnosed. The data generated from the undiagnosed psychiatric patients have been examined using diagnostic criteria for psychiatric research. Information regarding the results of the investigation has been discussed.


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