Violence linked to neurology

This video explores the link between good brain health and violent behaviour. Alcoholism is often linked to violent behaviour but the cause is more complex.

In my paper on the medico-legal aspects of high dose baclofen prescribing I show how research has not proven a link between either alcohol consumption or mental illness and violence. Indeed, as discussed in the video studies of prison populations have indicated that underlying brain conditions a are a more likely cause.

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