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Retraction Note: Sacred psychiatry in ancient Greece

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This article [1] has been retracted by the authors due to overlap in text with a number of publications, most notably those by Kirmayer, Milns, Crivellato and Ribatti, Ntafoulis et al., Kaufman, Fornaro et al., and Simon [2]-[8].


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Tzeferakos, G., Douzenis, A. Retraction Note: Sacred psychiatry in ancient Greece. Ann Gen Psychiatry 13, 30 (2014).

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