Factors associated with referral to psychiatric care by general practitioners compared with self-referrals.
1998 (English)In: Psychological Medicine, ISSN 0033-2917, E-ISSN 1469-8978, Vol. 28, no 2, 427-36 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The findings were remarkably stable across the different centres indicating a general pattern. This study extends previous work on the role of GPs in the pathway to specialized psychiatric services and indicates that the GP has an important gatekeeper function for the most disabled patients.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
1998. Vol. 28, no 2, 427-36 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-44061PubMedID: 9572099OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-44061DiVA: diva2:417802