The Lobotomy Files: Forgotten documents reveal government lobotomy of U.S. troops.

I’ve always been repulsed, and a little bit fascinated by lobotomy and the results of the procedure on patients. The Wall Street Journal’s new series entitled “The Lobotomy Files” takes a look at some of the almost 2000 veterans who underwent the procedure after returning home from WWII. It is a sobering lesson for those of us who are considering a future working in the psych field, of how drastic the results of our best intentions can be.

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