Decision Models and Technology in Psychiatry

  • Daniel S. Barron
    Address correspondence to Daniel Barron, M.D., Ph.D.
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Departments of Psychiatry and Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
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