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Table 1 Sample of the survey questions

From: Expert consensus on hospitalization for assessment: a survey in Japan for a new forensic mental health system

Please evaluate the following options for interventions with a subject who refuses to take medication because of a lack of insight into his or her psychiatric disorder, but who is not seriously aggressive
(1) Explanation and persuasion 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
(2) Forced medication using liquid or oral disintegrating drugs 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
(3) Forced intravenous or intramuscular injection 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
(4) Forced depot injection 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
(5) Masked medication 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
(6) Electroconvulsive therapy 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
(7) Forced medication using a nasal tube 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9