The medical model and the responsible patient.

  title={The medical model and the responsible patient.},
  author={Humphry Osmond and R W Mullaly and C C Bisbee},
  journal={Hospital & community psychiatry},
  volume={29 8},
At Bryce Hospital patients whose illnesses are considered to have a biochemical basis, such as schizophrenia or manic-depressive illness, are assigned to a "responsible patient" class in which they are taught the rights and obligations of responsible patients: to know about the illness, to participate in treatment planning, and to follow treatment routines… CONTINUE READING