Psychiatric Times. Vol. 25 No. 10
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Doing Psychiatry Wrong Author Responds to Critique
September 1, 2008
René J. Muller, PhD
Dr Muller formerly evaluated psychiatric patients in the emergency department at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore.
With response from S. Nassir Ghaemi, MD, MPH
Dr Ghaemi is director of the mood disorders program in the department of psychiatry at Tufts Medical Center in Boston.
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