consultation-liaison psychiatry


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consultation-liaison psychiatry

Psychiatry that addresses the needs of patients who also have active medical conditions.
See also: psychiatry
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Muskin, MD, chief of consultation-liaison psychiatry at New York-Presbyterian/Columbia, said in an interview.
Reducing the waiting time was a major factor in our decision to form the Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Fellowship Programme, which is in line with the National Mental Health Strategy," said Dr Adel Zaraa, senior consultant and chief of psychiatry at HGH's Emergency Department, and director of the Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Fellowship Programme, the first of its kind in the Middle East and North Africa.
Consultation-liaison psychiatry within the general hospital; referral pattern and management-Irish Med J 1992; 85; 112-4.
For this goal, we reviewed consultation-liaison psychiatry articles describing the medical specialties that present high depression rates (1,15).
1996, Geriatric psychiatry at the interface of consultation-liaison psychiatry and primary care, International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine, 26, 2, 145-153.
child and adolescent psychiatry, old age psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, consultation-liaison psychiatry, neuropsychiatry, public or community psychiatry).
The mental health nurse: a valuable addition to the consultation-liaison psychiatry team.
Objective: The consultation-liaison psychiatry group had the purpose of determinate the frequency of psychiatric disorders in hospitalized patients in the internal medicine, surgery, gynecology and orthopedics services in the clinica Universitaria Bolivariana.
Consultation-liaison psychiatry is described as dedicated to co-morbidity so that it is almost exclusively centered in the general hospital, the latter being described as a <<de-facto mental health system>>.
The PCBHS is staffed by clinicians from several programs within the Department of Psychiatry, including Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, The Behavioral Medicine Program, and The Couples and Family Clinic.
Joseph, director of consultation-liaison psychiatry at Cambridge (Mass.

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