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patient sous contrainte

English translation: patient under restraint

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French term or phrase:patient sous contrainte
English translation:patient under restraint
Entered by: Alexandru Pojoga
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22:15 Mar 26, 2003
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical
French term or phrase: patient sous contrainte
L'accueil des patients sous contrainte (hospitalisation d'office et hospitalisation sur demande d'un tiers).

Is that about "straitjacket" patients?

Many thanks in advance.
Alexandru Pojoga
Romania
Local time: 04:33
patient under restraint
Explanation:
in the case of psychiatric patients.
There are strict rules relating to this as part of the Mental Treatment Act
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Paula Price
Local time: 02:33
Grading comment
Thank you!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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15 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
patient under restraint


Explanation:
in the case of psychiatric patients.
There are strict rules relating to this as part of the Mental Treatment Act

Paula Price
Local time: 02:33
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 68
Grading comment
Thank you!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  chaplin
1 hr

agree  Sarah Walls
1 hr

agree  Louise Dupont
4 hrs

agree  Jonathan MacKerron: or "restrained patients"
10 hrs

agree  Jason Willis-Lee: under restraint..... health act not treatment
12 hrs
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