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Working towards a new psychiatry - neuroscience, technology and the DSM-5

Sabina Alam1, Jigisha Patel1 and James Giordano23*

Author Affiliations

1 BioMed Central, Gray's Inn Road, London, WC1 8HB, UK

2 Center for Neurotechnology Studies, Potomac Institute for Policy Studies, Arlington, VA 22203, USA

3 Oxford Centre for Neuroethics/Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Philosophy, University of OxfordOxford, UK

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Philosophy, Ethics, and Humanities in Medicine 2012, 7:1  doi:10.1186/1747-5341-7-1

Published: 13 January 2012


This Editorial introduces the thematic series on 'Toward a New Psychiatry: Philosophical and Ethical Issues in Classification, Diagnosis and Care' webcite.