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eBook Liaison Psychiatry: Mental Health Problems in the General Hospital ePub

by Joan Gomez

  • ISBN: 0029124301
  • Category: Medicine
  • Subcategory: Medicine
  • Author: Joan Gomez
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Free Pr; 1st American ed edition (February 1, 1987)
  • Pages: 275
  • ePub book: 1870 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1919 kb
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This book, originally published in 1987, aimed to fill this gap in the literature.

This book, originally published in 1987, aimed to fill this gap in the literature.

Molecular Biology of the Cell: Problems Book. Essential Cell Biology. The Biology of Cancer. Yet there had been no introductory book to the subject which might have served the needs of trainee psychiatrists, medical students, and general physicians and surgeons, as well as nurses and others, whose patients might be involved. This book, originally published in 1987, aimed to fill this gap in the literature.

Liaison Psychiatry: Mental Health Problems in the General Hospital. More importantly, liaison staff spend time educating and training their general hospital colleagues to improve the core knowledge and skills, including better detection of psychiatric conditions, better delivery of basic care and recognition of the time to call for specialist psychiatric help. Although the evidence base for the efficacy and effectiveness of these services is limited, there is a groundswell of opinion that they are necessary to improve the care of older people with psychiatric problems on general hospital wards.

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Explore the experiences of liaison psychiatry professionals, to gain a greater understanding of the quality of care patients with mental illness receive in the general hospital setting; the factors that affect the quality of care; and their insights on interventions that could improve care. METHODS: A survey questionnaire and qualitative in depth interviews were used to collect data. Data collection took place at the Royal College of Psychiatrists Faculty of Liaison Psychiatry Annual conference. Qualitative analysis was done using thematic analysis.

This book, originally published in 1987, aimed to fill this gap in the literature

This book, originally published in 1987, aimed to fill this gap in the literature. The book should thus have a wide readership.

However, the mental health problems of general hospital patients are .

Patients, and staff, benefit from specific psychiatric liaison support to facilitate integration of their psychological and physical care. Fully integrated multidisciplinary team including liaison psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, psychiatric nurses, and social workers, with special skills in the use of psychological and social interventions.

Some hospitals may specialize only in short term or outpatient therapy for low-risk patients.

Mental health is a significant factor in providing effective nursing care for patients in hospital and residential settings. Anthony Harrison is Consultant Nurse in Liaison Psychiatry and Visiting Fellow, University of the West of England, Bristol

Mental health is a significant factor in providing effective nursing care for patients in hospital and residential settings. Non-mental health nursing staff often lack the confidence, knowledge and skills to effectively meet the mental health needs of patients who are experiencing psychiatric problems and psychological distress. Anthony Harrison is Consultant Nurse in Liaison Psychiatry and Visiting Fellow, University of the West of England, Bristol. Chris Hart is Nurse Consultant in Liaison Psychiatry and Principle Lecturer, Kingston. The contributors are all consultant nurses in liaison psychiatry.