Expanded practice roles for community mental health nurses: a qualitative exploration of psychiatrists' views.

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OBJECTIVE The aim of this paper was to explore the perspectives of psychiatrists regarding the potential impact of expanded nursing practice roles on mental health care delivery. METHOD In-depth interviews and a focus group were conducted with psychiatrists from metropolitan and rural Victoria, Australia, using a qualitative exploratory design. RESULTS… (More)

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@article{Elsom2007ExpandedPR, title={Expanded practice roles for community mental health nurses: a qualitative exploration of psychiatrists' views.}, author={Stephen James Elsom and Brenda Happell and Elizabeth E Manias and Tim Lambert}, journal={Australasian psychiatry : bulletin of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists}, year={2007}, volume={15 4}, pages={324-8} }