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- DescriptionPrimary care is the first port of call for people with mental health problems and it plays an increasingly important role in the provision of care - for both common and very severe problems. This textbook of mental health and the primary care setting provides practical advice for the clinician - especially useful for GPs.
- Author BiographyAbout the editors: Linda Gask provides consultant input to a primary care mental health service. Her teaching, research and clinical interests lie in improving the quality of care for common mental health problems. Helen Lester has a particular interest in the physical and mental healthcare of people with serious mental illness, the concept of recovery in primary care, and service-user involvement. Tony Kendrick has published extensively on the primary care of depression, schizophrenia and eating disorders. His work has been influential in the development of good practice guidelines and quality indicators in the UK for the management of severe mental illness and depression. Robert Peveler conducts research on medically unexplained physical symptoms, depression in primary care, self-care in chronic disease, and eating disorders. His clinical work is focused on general hospital liaison psychiatry, especially fatigue and pain.
- PrizesWinner of BMA Medical Book Competition: Primary Health Care Category 2010.
- PublisherRCPsych Publications
- Date of Publication01/10/2009
- GenreMedicine: Textbooks & Study Guides
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintRCPsych Publications
- Content NoteIllustrations
- Weight1004 g
- Width160 mm
- Height238 mm
- Spine24 mm
- Edited byHelen Lester,Linda Gask,Robert Peveler,Tony Kendrick
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