Commentary: Ethics and law at the bar and on the couch.

  • Paul B Herbert
  • Published 2004 in
    The journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry…

Abstract

Drs. Kachigian and Felthous have vividly highlighted the disarray of current duty-to-warn law—a thorough mess, in my opinion, and steadily growing worse,—to the detriment of psychiatric care and hence possibly generating increased, not diminished, patient violence. Only to underscore the law’s confusion, not to embark on a pointless quibble, I confess that… (More)

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@article{Herbert2004CommentaryEA, title={Commentary: Ethics and law at the bar and on the couch.}, author={Paul B Herbert}, journal={The journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law}, year={2004}, volume={32 3}, pages={274-6} }