Perceptions about pasung (physical restraint and confinement) of schizophrenia patients: a qualitative study among family members and other key stakeholders in Bogor Regency, West Java Province, Indonesia 2017

Abstract Background The UN resolution recommends treating all mentally ill patients with humanity and respect. However, social stigma continues to prevail for patients with schizophrenia. Physical restraint and confinement of the mentally ill is a well-known phenomenon in Indonesia and is termed as...

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Main Authors: Nenden Hikmah Laila, Renti Mahkota, Tri Krianto, Siddharudha Shivalli
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2018-06-01
Series:International Journal of Mental Health Systems
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