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Clinical outcomes and mortality associated with weekend admission to psychiatric hospital

OPEN The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science | 23 Apr 2016

R Patel, E Chesney, AE Cullen, AD Tulloch, M Broadbent, R Stewart and P McGuire
Abstract
Studies indicate that risk of mortality is higher for patients admitted to acute hospitals at the weekend. However, less is known about clinical outcomes among patients admitted to psychiatric hospitals.
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Deinstitutionalisation, Mental disorder, Involuntary commitment, Patient, Anti-psychiatry, Psychiatry, Hospital, Psychiatric hospital
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