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Published: 12 June 2014

214 Pages


ISBN: 9780199641116

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Highly commended at the BMA Medical Book Awards 2015

Is evidence-based psychiatry ethical?

Mona Gupta

International Perspectives in Philosophy and Psychiatry

  • Evidence-based medicine is considered by many to be almost sacrosanct. This book is unique in critically analysing some of the basic tenets of EBM as applied to psychiatry, and asking questions that few others have dared to ask
  • Written by someone well qualified in both psychiatry and ethics, making the book accessible and of interest to those in psychiatry, ethics, bioethics, and psychology
  • Provides a detailed analysis of EBM textbooks, providing valuable insights into these original sources

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