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Globe Editorial

Help for mentally ill children

June 26, 2008

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IN THE universe of worries that parents of mentally ill children face, a needlessly vexing one is the inadequacy and unpredictability of care in hospital emergency rooms. Some children in psychiatric distress get stuck in emergency rooms for days because there are no available beds. Some children are sent home. Some are locked in rooms. And there is no central ... (Full article: 721 words)

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