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When psychiatric diagnosis becomes an overworked tool


  1. Correspondence to Professor George Szmukler, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK; george.szmukler{at}
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Szmukler G
When psychiatric diagnosis becomes an overworked tool

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  • Received August 13, 2013
  • Revised September 24, 2013
  • Accepted October 26, 2013
  • First published November 15, 2013.
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April 27, 2016

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