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The mental diseases hospital, Singapore (the first 100 years)--a short history (Part III).
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1488676     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This article (in four parts) traces the history of the first four Mental Hospitals built in Singapore, which were occupied in 1840, 1861, 1887 and 1928. The management of the patients is described; also their lives and deaths. Mention is also made of the doctors and others who looked after them.
Y K Lee
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Historical Article; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Singapore medical journal     Volume:  33     ISSN:  0037-5675     ISO Abbreviation:  Singapore Med J     Publication Date:  1992 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-02-24     Completed Date:  1993-02-24     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0404516     Medline TA:  Singapore Med J     Country:  SINGAPORE    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  623-30     Citation Subset:  IM; Q    
Department of Medicine, Toa Payoh Hospital, Singapore.
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MeSH Terms
History, 19th Century
History, 20th Century
Hospitals, Psychiatric / history*

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