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Rates of violence in patients classified as high risk by structured risk assessment instruments.

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BACKGROUND: Rates of violence in persons identified as high risk by structured risk assessment instruments (SRAIs) are uncertain and frequently unreported by validation studies. AIMS: To analyse the variation in rates of violence in individuals identified as high risk by SRAIs. METHOD: A systematic search of databases (1995-2011) was conducted for studies on nine widely used assessment tools. Where violence rates in high-risk groups were not published, these were requested from study authors....

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10.1192/bjp.bp.113.131938

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Publisher:
Royal College of Psychiatrists
Journal:
The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science
Volume:
204
Issue:
3
Pages:
180-187
Publication date:
2014-03-05
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EISSN:
1472-1465
ISSN:
0007-1250
URN:
uuid:8e944dba-bd79-4f55-a6fa-22ec11562fb4
Source identifiers:
451175
Local pid:
pubs:451175

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