Forensic nursing

Edited by Bob Gates and Owen Barr

in Oxford Handbook of Learning and Intellectual Disability Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199533220
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598038 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Forensic nursing

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Risk assessment and management - People who have offended in law - People in mainstream prison - Rights of victims - Rights of person offending - Rights to a solicitor - People with intellectual disabilities as witnesses - Admission for assessment - Admission for treatment - Emergency holding powers - Nurses holding power - Mental Health Review Tribunal - Mental Health Act Commission - Use of restraint - Keeping yourself safe - Management in the community - Working with criminal justice agencies

Chapter.  11903 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Learning Disabilities

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