Psychiatrist is charged after 12 patient deaths

BMJ 2016;352:i534
Author: Owen Dyer
“A psychiatrist from Atlanta, Georgia, has been charged with prescribing pain drugs outside the usual course of professional practice after 12 of his patients died from drug overdoses.”
Find extract here.  See also ‘Prescriptions for hydrocodone plummet after US tightens prescribing rules‘ (BMJ).