Memory of the Psychiatric Hospital of Havana.

  • 217 Pages
  • 3.24 MB
  • English
Cuban Institute of Book , [Havana]
Hospital Psiquiatrico de la Habana., Psychiatric hospitals -- Cuba -- Havana., Mental health services -- Cuba -- Ha
LC ClassificationsRC451.C8 H68 1971
The Physical Object
Pagination217 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19204690M

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The Hospital Psiquiátrico de La Habana Comandante Doctor Eduardo Bernabé Ordaz Ducunge, better known as Mazorra (the name of the estate upon which it was built), is a Cuban psychiatric hospital located in north of Wajay, Boyeros, in the city of Havana.

History. In it was founded with the name Casa General de Dementes de la Isla de nates: 23°00′″N 82°24′″W /. The noted psychiatrist Vladimir Bukovsky, who was a leading dissident in the Soviet Union during the s and s and who spent twelve years in Soviet prisons, labor camps, and psychiatric hospitals, wrote the Introduction to this book.(1) He wrote: "After reading the documents and testimonies collected in this book, one can feel disgusted and outraged, but not surprised.

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Covers ring-stained and lightly rubbed at edges; contents clean, tight and unmarked. The Milledgeville property is now mostly empty and falling into decay. 2,acres still echo with the memory of the patients who were treated—and mistreated—at Georgia’s state asylum. One coronavirus patient described in the paper, a year-old woman with no history of psychiatric illness, began to behave oddly the day after she was discharged from hospital.

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Octavo. Blue paper-covered boards;8 pp; illus. Covers ring-stained and lightly rubbed at edges; contents clean, tight and unmarked. A history and operational report of the notorious Mazorra Hospital, where conditions were so awful prior to the Revolution that photographs of the patients were used to promote the.

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Welcome to the homepage of The Brook Hospitals, where you can access information about our psychiatric and other mental-health services in Louisville, Kentucky. Read more at Cuba's abuses of psychiatry. By Juan O. Tamayo. [email protected] Published Sunday, May 7,in the Miami Herald. Worried by Cuba's record of diagnosing dissidents as mentally ill, U.S.

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HAVANA TIMES, Jan 25 (IPS) — The trial of staff at the Havana Psychiatric Hospital for the deaths of 26 patients who died of cold and neglect revealed a dark chapter in an institution that was once a shining symbol of Cuba’s much lauded health care system, and drew reactions of shock and criticism.

Cuba’s main newspaper, Granma, broke the silence Monday surrounding the case, which. Havana, too, is the City of Columns, the Rome of the Caribbean. It's all in your angle of approach. Drive into town from the airport, and your escorts will be the state psychiatric hospital "and drab, gray buildings, or rust-streaked, turquoise, and rotting pink ones -- resembling birthday cakes left out too long.".

The semi-abandoned Rockland Psychiatric Center in Orangeburg, NY, formerly Rockland State Hospital, was one of the many asylums built. Books set in Havana: [Next Year in Havana, Our Man in Havana, To Have and Have Not, When We Left Cuba, Homo Faber, A Heart So White, Waiting.

The authorities prevented chemical autopsies of the bodies to insure secrecy of this sophisticated concentration camp which was used for medical and psychiatric experimentation by the CIA.

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The abused and neglected patients at Havana’s Mazorra Hospital saw the worse end of the Cuban healthcare system.

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