Medical management of the violent patient: clinical by Dr Kenneth Tardiff M.D.

By Dr Kenneth Tardiff M.D.

This advisor offers psychiatry citizens, psychiatrists, and different psychological health and wellbeing execs with very important info required to regulate in all probability violent sufferers. This ebook comprises details on psychopharmacology and the administration of violent sufferers, defense of clinicians, and the way to house threats of violence to the clinician.

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