How do general practitioners conceptualise self-harm in their older patients? A qualitative study

@article{Wand2018HowDG,
  title={How do general practitioners conceptualise self-harm in their older patients? A qualitative study},
  author={Anne P F Wand and Carmelle Peisah and Brian Draper and Henry Brodaty},
  journal={Australian journal of general practice},
  year={2018},
  volume={47 3},
  pages={146-151}
}
Background and objectives Little is known about how general practitioners (GPs) conceptualise self-harm in older people. The aim of this study was to explore GPs' understanding of the reasons for recent self-harm in an older patient. Method Short questionnaires were sent to the GPs of patients aged 80 years or older who had recently self-harmed and were… CONTINUE READING