Factors associated with pasung (physical restraint and confinement) of schizophrenia patients in Bogor regency, West Java Province, Indonesia 2017

Abstract Background Schizophrenia is a chronic mental disorder affecting more than 21 million worldwide. In Indonesia, 14.3% of households have a patient with a mental disorder, and the majority of these are in rural areas. Family members in Indonesia use repressive social measures like pasung (phys...

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Main Authors: Nenden Hikmah Laila, Renti Mahkota, Siddharudha Shivalli, Krisnawati Bantas, Tri Krianto
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2019-05-01
Series:BMC Psychiatry
Online Access:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s12888-019-2138-z

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