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(p. 151) Interpretation 

(p. 151) Interpretation
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(p. 151) Interpretation
Author(s):

Debra A. Pinals

and Douglas Mossman

DOI:
10.1093/med:psych/9780195329148.003.0006
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date: 25 October 2020

Chapter 6 discusses the interpretation of data. It presents questions to consider whilst interpretation data, such as if the respondent has a substantial mental disorder, if the substantial disorder causes gross impairment, if the respondent poses a risk, if the risk is causally related to the mental disorder, and what the least restrictive available setting for treatment is. Some examples of particularly complex cases are also presented.

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