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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1956 December; 49(12): 1027–1040.
PMCID: PMC1889289

Discussion on the Changing Conception of the Function of the Mental Hospital [Abridged]

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