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2. Mental handicap

  • Elspeth Guthrie (a1), Dawn Black (a2) and Neill Simpson (a3)
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This speciality is concerned with the psychiatry of patients whose development of intelligence has been impaired.

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BJPsych Bulletin
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2. Mental handicap

  • Elspeth Guthrie (a1), Dawn Black (a2) and Neill Simpson (a3)
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