[Bavarian mental health reform 1851. An instrument of administrative modernization].

@article{Burgmair2008BavarianMH,
  title={[Bavarian mental health reform 1851. An instrument of administrative modernization].},
  author={Wolfgang Burgmair and Matthias Max Weber},
  journal={Sudhoffs Archiv},
  year={2008},
  volume={92 2},
  pages={165-93}
}
By 1850 the reformation of institutional psychiatric care in Bavaria was given the highest priority by monarchy and administration. Cooperating with experts, especially the psychiatrist Karl August von Solbrig, they provided for new asylums to be established throughout Bavaria in a surprisingly short period of time. It was, however, only at personal… CONTINUE READING