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A Personal View: Psychiatrists—An Endangered Species?

  • John Harrington (a1)
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The Darwinian model is employed to study the phylogeny and taxonomy of psychiatrists in the UK. External hazards which could threaten psychiatric practice are examined and the part that psychiatrists themselves play in bringing about-their difficulties are emphasised. Ways of ensuring a more satisfactory and secure future for psychiatrists are explored.

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A Personal View: Psychiatrists—An Endangered Species?

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