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Essentials of Physical Health in Psychiatry
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Developing simulated training in old age psychiatry to recognise and assess medical problems in a psychiatric setting (RAMPPS)
Introduction Older people with mental ill health are more likely to receive lower quality of health care, inappropriate prescriptions and reduced access to services, leading to increased rates of mortality [1-3]. There is ...
Little evidence for community treatment orders - a battle fought with heavy weapons
This editorial discusses the pros and cons of community treatment orders (CTOs) from the perspective of community general adult psychiatry. There is little scientific evidence supporting the application of CTOs. Preconditions ...
An interprofessional simulation course to address the physical health agenda in mental health.
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Interprofessional, simulation-based technology-enhanced learning to improve physical health care in psychiatry: The recognition and assessment of medical problems in psychiatric settings course
People with serious mental illness have reduced life expectancy compared with a control population, much of which is accounted for by significant physical comorbidity. Frontline clinical staff in mental health often lack ...