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Attitudes of patients with anorexia nervosa to compulsory treatment and coercion.

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BACKGROUND: The compulsory treatment of anorexia nervosa is a contentious issue. Research suggests that patients are often subject to compulsion and coercion even without formal compulsory treatment orders. Research also suggests that patients suffering from anorexia nervosa can change their minds in retrospect about compulsion. METHODS: Qualitative interviewing methods were used to explore the views of 29 young women concerning compulsion and coercion in the treatment of anorexia nervosa. T...

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10.1016/j.ijlp.2009.10.003

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
Role:
Author
Journal:
International journal of law and psychiatry
Volume:
33
Issue:
1
Pages:
13-19
Publication date:
2010-01-01
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EISSN:
1873-6386
ISSN:
0160-2527
URN:
uuid:db0bf0d4-4351-4c2c-836e-cc88f43fc98a
Source identifiers:
133375
Local pid:
pubs:133375

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