//Study: Compulsory Treatment Unjustified

Study: Compulsory Treatment Unjustified

This study, published in The Lancet (March 2013), concludes: “In well coordinated mental health services the imposition of compulsory supervision does not reduce the rate of readmission of psychotic patients. We found no support in terms of any reduction in overall hospital admission to justify the significant curtailment of patients’ personal liberty.” Click here to read the full article (PDF, 274KB, 7 pages)

2017-09-11T22:46:59+00:00Research/Evidence|