Deception and self-harm in the quest for freedom: an audit of Vietnamese boat people admitted to a regional hospital in Hong Kong.

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OBJECTIVES To document the medical problems of detained Vietnamese boat people admitted to hospital in Hong Kong, and to identify the medical problems or features that may indicate an intention to abscond. DESIGN AND SETTING A retrospective review of the records of all Vietnamese boat people admitted to the Medical Unit of the Prince of Wales Hospital… (More)

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@article{Sung1995DeceptionAS, title={Deception and self-harm in the quest for freedom: an audit of Vietnamese boat people admitted to a regional hospital in Hong Kong.}, author={J. J. Y. Sung and Lai-shan Tam and Gary T C Ko and S F Lui and Clive Stewart Cockram and Kar Neng Lai}, journal={The Medical journal of Australia}, year={1995}, volume={163 10}, pages={524-6} }