Italian Psychiatrist “L.D.” flipped out, brandished fire extinguisher among colleagues

ANSA Psychiatrist suffers psychotic episode 34-year-old man brandished fire extinguisher among colleagues December 9, 2015 (ANSA) – Milan, December 9 – A psychiatrist sparked fear at a hospital in Milan where he worked after he was found roaming the corridors brandishing a fire extinguisher and speaking incoherently, ANSA learned Wednesday. The 34-year-old man, known only […]

Italian Psychiatrist under investigation in death of forcibly hospitalized patient

ANSA.IT Mental patient ‘not strangled’ Andrea Soldi, 45, died after forced hospitalization August 10, 2015 (ANSA) – Turin, August 10 – An autopsy on a 45-year-old schizophrenic man who died after being forcibly hospitalized last week showed he was not strangled, sources said Monday. Andrea Soldi, 45, died after being forced onto an ambulance and […]

Patient stabs psychiatrist 40 times in Italy

New York Daily News Patient stabs psychiatrist 40 times in Italy, killing her: police THE ASSOCIATED PRESS September 4, 2013 ROME — Investigators in Italy say a patient stabbed his psychiatrist some 40 times, killing the woman during their appointment at a public health facility. Police said the attacker, a man in his 40s with […]