Providing reports

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

in Forensic Psychiatry

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Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9780199562824
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191740800 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Providing reports

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The aims and methods of report-writing - Preparation and taking instructions - Before writing the report - General aspects of report-writing - A suggested report structure - After writing the report - Reports for mental health tribunals - Reports for criminal cases - Reports for the Parole Boards - Reports for the family courts - Reports for civil compensation cases - Reports in clinical negligence cases - Reports for employment tribunals - Reports in immigration cases - Reports for inquests - Submitting reports without giving oral evidence

Chapter.  12527 words. 

Subjects: Forensic Psychiatry

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