Langan, J., Mercer, S.W., and Smith, D.J. (2013) Multimorbidity and mental health: can psychiatry rise to the challenge? British Journal of Psychiatry, 202 (6). pp. 391-393. ISSN 0007-1250 (doi:10.1192/bjp.bp.112.123943)
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Multimorbidity - the co-occurrence of two or more long-term conditions within an individual - is highly relevant to psychiatry. Changes to training and a more integrated model of psychiatric and physical healthcare are needed in the future if we are to improve the long-term health of our patients.
|Item Type:||Article (Editorial)|
|Glasgow Author(s):||Mercer, Prof Stewart and Smith, Dr Daniel and Langan, Dr Julie|
|Authors:||Langan, J., Mercer, S.W., and Smith, D.J.|
|College/School:||College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Health and Wellbeing > General Practice and Primary Care|
College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Health and Wellbeing > Mental Health and Wellbeing
|Journal Name:||British Journal of Psychiatry|
|Publisher:||Royal College of Psychiatrists|