Closing state mental hospitals in Massachusetts: policy, process, and impact
Department of Psychiatry; Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Medical Subject Headings
Adult; Aged; Attitude; *Deinstitutionalization; Female; *Health Facility Closure; History, 19th Century; History, 20th Century; Hospitals, Psychiatric; Humans; Male; Massachusetts; Mental Disorders; Middle Aged; Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
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Citation: Int J Law Psychiatry. 1997 Spring;20(2):199-217.
Upshur, Carole C.; Benson, Paul R.; Clemens, Elizabeth; Fisher, William H.; Leff, H. Stephen; and Schutt, Russell, "Closing state mental hospitals in Massachusetts: policy, process, and impact" (1997). Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations. 267.