File on Neuro-Psychiatric Unit and Special Centre for Epilepsy

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Including minutes of meetings, Dr Warren's own papers and correspondence, a report on the NPU/Special Centre in 1983, and other reports eg Report on Regional Conference on Epilepsy at Leeds Regional Hospital Board Offices at Harrogate in 1971, and 1984 Report of Working Group on services for people with epilepsy
The Neuro-Psychiatric Unit [NPU] was established at Bootham Park in 1966 with 20 beds, for the investigation and management of patients with various neuro-psychiatric disorders. In 1972 the NPU was designated as a Special Centre for Epilepsy by the DHSS, following the Reid Committee Report on the care of patients with epilepsy - two other such units were founded at the same time at Chalfont, Bucks and Park Hospital, Oxford.

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