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2019 Month : July Volume : 8 Issue : 29 Page : 2326-2332

A DECONSTRUCTION OF GERMANE ADVANTAGES OF THE NEW INDIAN MODEL OF PSYCHIATRIC DISABILITY CERTIFICATION.

Arumugam Subramanian Senthil Kumar1, Krishnappa Aranga Ramalingam Praphaukar Raaj2

1Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Government Vellore Medical College Hospital, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India.
2Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Government Vellore Medical College Hospital, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India.

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