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BMJ 2010; 341 doi: (Published 27 October 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c5961
  1. Zabare Mirza, GPST2,
  2. Jayashree Viswanathan, consultant psychiatrist
  1. 1Penn Hospital, Wolverhampton WV4 5HN, UK
  1. zabare_mirza{at}

An elderly woman with hypertension and diabetes was admitted to a psychiatric ward with depression, having had bipolar affective disorder for 40 years. She …

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