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Weir, Heather and Webb, Marcus (1980) Procedures for involuntary hospitalisation for mental illness and addiction. Journal of the Irish Medical Association , 73 , (3) , pp. 112-116.

Our experience of current practice led us to collect data on two aspects of temporary certification which may be altered under the new Mental health Act. Our aim was to provide information which may be of some value; however, small, in the coming deliberation over the new Act and which may thereby lead to more efficient and compassionate procedures.


Item Type:Article
Date:March 1980
Page Range:pp. 112-116
Publisher:Irish Medical Association
Volume:73
Number:3
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Subjects:G Health and disease > Substance related disorder > Substance related mental disorder
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Care by type of problem > Mental health care
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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