"The findings suggest clinicians who care for hospitalized dialysis patients should be aware of and prepared to manage psychiatric
disorders and associated negative outcomes within these populations," the authors write.
Of the total number of pellet injured persons, 85% had developed psychiatric
disorders and were treated at hospitals.
Of the 229 civil monetary penalties levied during the study period, 44 (19%) were related to psychiatric
emergencies and the average fine was $85,488, which was significantly higher than the average fine of $32,042 for nonpsycbiatric-related civil monetary penalties (P = .004).
Conclusion: Nail manifestations are common in the psychiatric
The event concluded with a panel discussion and a question and answers session during which participants were able to discus specific recommendations to address their patients' needs for comprehensive psychiatric
and medical care in the non-psychiatric setting.
Children may get involved in delinquent behaviours such as theft as part of psychiatric
disorders like Kleptomania.
Women were more likely to report taking a psychiatric
drug than men.
Whites were twice as likely to take psychiatric
prescription drugs compared to African-Americans and Hispanics.
Result: Out of 2511 people 1887 (75.1%) had GHQ score more than 3 showing some psychiatric
The staff nurse panel was facilitated by Jill Martin RN, BA, PMH-BC , Assistant Nurse Manager of the Adult Psychiatric
Unit at the Veteran's Administration Medical Center in Albuquerque.
In 1957, Dort worked at the National Institute of Health (NIH) in the area of psychiatric
nursing education and training.