Emptying Beds / Edition 1

Emptying Beds / Edition 1

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by Lorna A. Rhodes
     
 


The work of inner-city emergency psychiatric units might best be described as "medicine under siege." Emptying Beds is the result of the author's two-year immersion in one such unit and its work. It is an account of the strategies developed by a staff of psychiatrists, social workers, nurses, and other mental health workers to deal with the dilemmas theySee more details below

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The work of inner-city emergency psychiatric units might best be described as "medicine under siege." Emptying Beds is the result of the author's two-year immersion in one such unit and its work. It is an account of the strategies developed by a staff of psychiatrists, social workers, nurses, and other mental health workers to deal with the dilemmas they face every day.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520203518
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
11/18/1995
Series:
Comparative Studies of Health Systems and Medical Care Series
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.48(d)

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