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Articulating future directions of law reform for compulsory mental health admission and treatment in Hong Kong
Category : Journal Articles
Date : 26 Nov, 2019

An article co-authored by CMEL’s Deputy Director Ms Daisy Cheung and some other participants of CMEL’s 2017 mental health conference was recently published in the International Journal of Law and Psychiatry. Building on the work of the conference, the article explores the various pathways for law reform in the area of compulsory mental health treatment in Hong Kong.

Journal article (abstract & full article): Articulating future directions of law reform for compulsory mental health admission and treatment in Hong Kong

Published in: International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, Volume 68, January–February 2020, 101513

Published Online: November 2019

Authors: 
Daisy Cheung   Centre for Medical Ethics and Law, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Michael Dunn   The Ethox Centre and Wellcome Centre for Ethics and Humanities, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Elizabeth Fistein   Centre for Law, Medicine and Life Sciences, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Peter Bartlett   School of Law and Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
John McMillan   Bioethics Centre, University of Otago, New Zealand
Carole J. Petersen   William S. Richardson School of Law and Matsunaga Institute for Peace, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA

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