Soviet psychiatric abuse: Allegations met by red tape

@article{Rich1982SovietPA,
  title={Soviet psychiatric abuse: Allegations met by red tape},
  author={Vera Rich},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1982},
  volume={300},
  pages={307-307}
}
Responding to accusations by human rights groups concerning the confinement of dissidents in mental hospitals, the Soviet All-Union Society of Psychiatrists (AUSP) has supplied the World Psychiatric Association (WPA) with data on two alleged cases of abuse and promised information on four more. Some member societies are suspicious that the move is simply a… CONTINUE READING