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Aggression and violence

Basant K. Puri and Ian H. Treasaden

in Emergencies in Psychiatry

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198530800
Published online June 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726309 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198530800.003.0004

Series: Emergencies in

Aggression and violence

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Schizophrenia and violence - Warning signs - Terminology - Checklist to aid assessment and management - Risk of violence among psychiatric inpatients - Assessment - Risk factors for violence have been recently usefully summarized - Management - Summary of management of aggression and violence - Safety in outpatient settings - Safety in the community - Burns

Chapter.  4394 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Psychiatry

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