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Homicide in a Psychiatric Institution

  • Jiří’ Modestin and Wolfgang Böker (a1)

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A unique case of a homicide committed by a young male psychotic inpatient on a fellow-patient is reported and discussed with regard to the special victim-offender relationship, the relationship between suicide and homicide, the phenomenon of aggression and the question of the management of a highly suicidal psychotic patient, including the issue of continuous observation.

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  • Jiří’ Modestin and Wolfgang Böker (a1)

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