Factors affecting mental fitness for work in a sample of mentally ill patients

  title={Factors affecting mental fitness for work in a sample of mentally ill patients},
  author={Yasser A. Elsayed and Mohamed A Al-Zahrani and Mahmoud M Rashad},
  booktitle={International journal of mental health systems},
BACKGROUND Mental fitness for work is the ability of workers to perform their work without risks for themselves or others. Mental fitness was a neglected area of practice and research. Mental ill health at work seems to be rising as a cause of disablement. Psychiatrists who may have had no experience in relating mental health to working conditions are increasingly being asked to undertake these examinations. This research was done to explore the relationship of mental ill health and fitness to… CONTINUE READING
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