Medication refusal--clinical picture and outcome after use of administrative review.

  title={Medication refusal--clinical picture and outcome after use of administrative review.},
  author={G Urrutia},
  journal={The Bulletin of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law},
  volume={22 4},
  • G Urrutia
  • Published 1994 in
    The Bulletin of the American Academy of…
To determine the effectiveness of the Administrative Review as a tool in discerning which patients who refuse medication should be medicated involuntarily; define characteristics of voluntarily and involuntarily committed patients who refuse medication; and compare posttreatment status of patients who successfully refused medication with those who were administered medication involuntarily. 

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