Published Online: 1 July 1979
Page Count: 10
Clinical professor of psychiatry, Wayne State University, Detroit, Mich
Innumerable articles cite the Baxstrom case and the subsequent release or transfer of certain groups of patients as proof that psychiatrists predict dangerousness and do so without validity. The work of Dr. Steadman and Dr. Cocozza is the most frequent reference cited.
Paper ID: JFS10886J