Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Seclusion is a commonly used management technique in some areas of psychiatric practice. However, its theoretical and empirical underpinnings are greatly wanting in many respects. This paper reviews the present state of our knowledge and ignorance about seclusion, and suggests some strategies for much-needed research.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Angold, A

Published Date

  • April 1989

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 154 /

Start / End Page

  • 437 - 444

PubMed ID

  • 2686793

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0007-1250

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1192/bjp.154.4.437


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England