Royal College of Psychiatrists, and Eales, S., 2013. Liaison Psychiatry for every acute hospital: Integrated mental and physical healthcare. College Report 183. Discussion Paper. London: Royal College of Psychiatrists.
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Liaison psychiatry is a critical service that should be integral to all acute hospitals. Effective liaison psychiatry can reduce avoidable costs and ineffective or inappropriately located management of mental health problems by reduced length of stay, readmissions and investigations, and improved care of medically unexplained symptoms, dementia and long-term conditions. This report summarises the evidence, provides case examples and outlines key considerations required to set local standards.
|Item Type:||Monograph (Discussion Paper)|
|Additional Information:||Sarah Eales was a member of the Working Group see Page 6 of the document.|
|Group:||Faculty of Health & Social Sciences|
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|Deposited On:||03 Oct 2016 12:59|
|Last Modified:||03 Oct 2016 12:59|
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