Title

Legal Issues

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry

Date

2011

Document Type

Book Chapter

Medical Subject Headings

Emergency Services, Psychiatric; Jurisprudence

Disciplines

Emergency Medicine | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology

Abstract

Discussion of common legal and ethical issues in emergency psychiatric practice in the Emergency Department.

Comments

Citation: Byatt N. Legal Issues. In: Aghababian RV (ed.) Essentials of Emergency Medicine, Second Edition. Jones and Bartlett Learning, Sudbury, MA 2011, p. 661-665.

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