TITLE

Government wants wider legal powers for community care

AUTHOR(S)
Groves, Trish
PUB. DATE
August 1993
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/21/93, Vol. 307 Issue 6902, p463
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the legal power concerning the community care of psychiatric patients in Great Britain. Necessity of supervised discharge for patients cared by mental health services; Scope of the Mental Health Act of 1983; Concerns of psychiatrists about the proposed supervision power.
ACCESSION #
4947527

 

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