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HEALTH AND WELFARE > HOSPITAL > SPECIALIST HOSPITAL > PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL
PREFERRED TERM
PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL  
BROADER CONCEPT
RELATED CONCEPTS
ENTRY TERMS
  • Asylum
  • Asylum For Pauper Imbeciles
  • Bedlam
  • Idiots Asylum
  • Insane Asylum
  • Lunatic Asylum
  • Madhouse
  • Mental Asylum
  • Mental Hospital
  • Military Asylum
  • Military Mental Hospital
  • Naval Asylum
  • Pauper Lunatic Asylum
  • Psychiatric Unit
SCOPE NOTE
  • Nowadays a hospital where patients suffering from psychiatric disorders receive medical care and treatment. Traditionally they were often places where psychiatric patients were kept confined away from society receiving minimal medical care or attention.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/93030
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/93030
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