Psychiatric Association to investigate abuse in ChinaBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7363.513/b (Published 07 September 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:513
- Mirza Muminovic
The World Psychiatric Association intends to investigate charges that psychiatric hospitals in China are being used to silence political and religious dissidents. A team of experts from the association hopes to visit China and report back by May 2003.
The decision was taken during the association's recent triennial world congress in Yokohama after …