Gender and the assessment of dangerousness in the psychiatric emergency room
Department of Psychiatry
Medical Subject Headings
Adult; Commitment of Mentally Ill; *Dangerous Behavior; *Emergency Services, Psychiatric; Female; *Gender Identity; Homicide; Humans; Male; Mental Disorders; *Mentally Ill Persons; Personality Assessment; Suicide; Violence
Law | Medical Jurisprudence | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
Rights and Permissions
Citation: Int J Law Psychiatry. 1994 Fall;17(4):369-76.
Coontz, Phyllis D.; Lidz, Charles W.; and Mulvey, Edward P., "Gender and the assessment of dangerousness in the psychiatric emergency room" (1994). Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations. 85.