Link between the ability to detect and manage emotional disorders: a study of general practitioner trainees.

@article{Millar1991LinkBT,
  title={Link between the ability to detect and manage emotional disorders: a study of general practitioner trainees.},
  author={Terry Millar and David P Goldberg},
  journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  year={1991},
  volume={41 350},
  pages={357-9}
}
Independent ratings were made of videotaped consultations involving six general practice vocational trainees, of whom three were poor identifiers and three were able identifiers of emotional illness. Taped consultations were selected so that each trainee was rated interviewing five patients with low general health questionnaire scores, and five patients with high scores. It was found that able identifiers of emotional illness were more likely than poor identifiers to offer patients information… CONTINUE READING