|Int. Strategies (II)
Deadly restraint: A five part series.
Weiss, E. M., Altimari, D., Blint, D. F., & Megan, K.
First appeared: (1998) The Hartford Courant, pp. 1-16.
This article is a recommended reading and is intended to supplement the lesson presentation. You can obtain this article at your local university library. If you need assistance, please contact your course instructor. This five-part series is a reprint that ran from October 10-15, 1998 in The Hartford Courant. The information found in this reading describes how the use of restraint can result in death. Although the majority of the cases described in this series took place in psychiatric institutions or treatment facilities, the message regarding the dangers of restraint are clear.
If you are unable to locate this article, please contact:
The Hartford Courant
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Hartford, CT 06115
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