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Patients' views and readmissions 1 year after involuntary hospitalisation.

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BACKGROUND: Little is known about the long-term outcome of involuntary admissions to psychiatric hospitals. AIMS: To assess involuntary readmissions and patients' retrospective views of the justification of the admission as 1-year outcomes and to identify factors associated with these outcomes. METHOD: Socio-demographic data and readmissions were collected for 1570 involuntarily admitted patients. Within the first week after admission 50% were interviewed, and of these 51% were re-interviewe...

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10.1192/bjp.bp.108.052266

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Katsakou, C More by this author
Morriss, R More by this author
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Journal:
The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science
Volume:
194
Issue:
1
Pages:
49-54
Publication date:
2009-01-05
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EISSN:
1472-1465
ISSN:
0007-1250
URN:
uuid:57159924-8bd8-4746-891f-613086c0d402
Source identifiers:
256186
Local pid:
pubs:256186

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