Medical decisions and minors

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Psychological trauma may, in extreme circumstances, prove so severe that a child's welfare is not served by forcing it upon him or her, even for a clear survival benefit. In order to make such concerns heard in such challenging cases, adolescent psychiatrists desperately need a seat at the table.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationForensic Psychiatry
Subtitle of host publicationA Public Health Perspective
PublisherNova Science Publishers, Inc.
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781634833462
ISBN (Print)9781634833394
StatePublished - 1 Jul 2015


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