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The interface between psychiatry and law

Nigel Eastman, Gwen Adshead, Simone Fox, Richard Latham and Seán Whyte

in Forensic Psychiatry

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9780199562824
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191740800 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199562824.003.0055

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

The interface between psychiatry and law

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Goals of the psychiatric & legal systems - Legal and psychiatric constructs & models - The use of information - Negotiating the interface

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Subjects: Forensic Psychiatry

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