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, Volume 41, Issue 3, pp 7–9 | Cite as

Protecting patients against psychiatric intervention

  • Thomas Szasz
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Keywords

Advance Directive Psychiatric Intervention Criminal Offence Mental Patient Protection Order 
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  • Thomas Szasz

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