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  • Anthony D Redmond
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    Debriefing

    Dear Editor

    "In the article by Doy et al (emj 2006;23:304-312) reference is made to "critical incident stress debriefing". It was suggested there was some disagreement as to its effectiveness but nevertheless the article appeared to be recommending its use. I would however refer readers to the National Institute for Clinical Excellence guidelines on post traumatic stress disorder (www.nice.org.uk) that states "for...

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