Flash, the emperor and policies without evidence: counter-terrorism measures destined for failure and societal division

Governments around the world are uniting in trying to defeat terrorist movements. A balanced and evidence-based approach is necessary.

This paper by our Trustee Prof Kam Bhui, probably a few years ahead of its time, might well go on to be the seminal piece that resets how policies are formulated, psychiatry is practised and evidence informs human behaviour- rather than opinions and myths.

http://pb.rcpsych.org/content/early/2016/02/02/pb.bp.116.053603.full-text.pdf+html