External validity and anchoring heuristics: application of DUNDRUM-1 to secure service gatekeeping in South Wales

@inproceedings{Lawrence2018ExternalVA,
  title={External validity and anchoring heuristics: application of DUNDRUM-1 to secure service gatekeeping in South Wales},
  author={Daniel Lawrence and Tracey-Lee Davies and Ruth Bagshaw and Paul Hewlett and Pamela Taylor and Andrew Watt},
  booktitle={BJPsych bulletin},
  year={2018}
}
Aims and method Structured clinical judgement tools provide scope for the standardisation of forensic service gatekeeping and also allow identification of heuristics in this decision process. The DUNDRUM-1 triage tool was completed retrospectively for 121 first-time referrals to forensic services in South Wales. Fifty were admitted to medium security, 49 to… CONTINUE READING