The impact of broadened civil commitment laws on length of stay in a state mental hospital
Department of Psychiatry
Bed Occupancy; Commitment of Mentally Ill; Hospitals, Psychiatric; Hospitals, State; Humans; *Length of Stay; *Mentally Ill Persons; United States
Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
DOI of Published Version
Law Med Health Care. 1985 Dec;13(6):290-6. DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-720X.1985.tb00952.x
Law, medicine and health care : a publication of the American Society of Law and Medicine
Pierce, Glenn L.; Fisher, William H.; and Durham, Mary L., "The impact of broadened civil commitment laws on length of stay in a state mental hospital" (1985). Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations. 300.