Sexual misconduct plagues psychiatry

Psychiatrists are still more likely than other doctors to be disciplined for sexual misconduct, a study finds.

The review of a decade's worth of disciplinary actions in Canada showed psychiatrists were more than three times as likely to be disciplined for sexual misconduct than their peers in other specialities, and more than twice as likely to be disciplined for fraud.

Male psychiatrists were far more likely to be disciplined than females, found the study, published last week

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