Document Detail


Integrating psychiatry into primary care: an experimental model.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7825038     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
General practitioners (GPs) working in a busy primary care setting attached to a teaching hospital were exposed to patient-centred feedback teaching in which symptoms elicited by the general practitioner (GP) and an interview schedule in the index patient were used as a focus for instruction. Each of the seven GPs who completed the study had an average of 52 validated exposures spread over 3 months. Three of them became much better at detecting psychiatric disorders, two showed no noticeable improvement and two showed some deterioration. The personality and disposition of the GPs, rather than their years of experience, determined their response to the training programme. The implications of the findings is highlighted.
Authors:
J D Adeyemi; R O Jegede
Related Documents :
11882098 - Family physicians' and general practitioners' approaches to drug management of diabetic...
25034368 - The reality of waste management in primary health care units in brazil.
20094688 - Follow-up survey of general practitioners' perceptions of uk allergy services.
25287958 - Beliefs about management of irritable bowel syndrome in primary care: cross-sectional s...
24964268 - Podiatrists' perspectives on their role in promoting self-care in high-risk patients wi...
17885698 - The vomiting child--what to do and when to consult.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology     Volume:  29     ISSN:  0933-7954     ISO Abbreviation:  Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol     Publication Date:  1994 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-02-14     Completed Date:  1995-02-14     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8804358     Medline TA:  Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  277-81     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Psychiatric Department, Queen's Park Hospital, Blackburn, UK.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Educational Measurement
Family Practice / education*
Female
Humans
Inservice Training / methods*
Male
Mental Disorders / diagnosis*
Nigeria

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Acceptability, sensitivity and content validity of the VECS and VSSS in measuring expectations and s...
Next Document:  Admission of British Caribbeans to mental hospitals: is it a cohort effect?