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The birth of Italian Societyof Psychiatry

  title={The birth of Italian Societyof Psychiatry},
  author={Paolo Francesco Peloso},
The “Meetings of the Italian Scientists” began more than 40 years before the Italian unification and offered important opportunities to Italian psychiatrists to discuss their work and research. After unification, at the Meeting held in Rome in 1873, a project of scientific association of the Italian alienists was formed, the “Societa Freniatrica Italiana”, with the aim of “increasing psychiatric studies, progress in the institutions of asylums, and protection and benefit of the insane”. In 1932… 
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