Older patients referred to a consultation-liaison psychiatry clinic.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Little is known about the psychiatric disorders which are associated with somatic presentations of psychological distress in older people. METHOD A study of patients aged 65 years and over referred to an adult consultation-liaison psychiatry clinic in a general hospital. RESULTS Of 900 patients referred over a 7-year period, 45 (5%) were aged… (More)

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@article{Wilkinson2001OlderPR, title={Older patients referred to a consultation-liaison psychiatry clinic.}, author={Philip Wilkinson and James R Bolton and Cameron R Dale Bass}, journal={International journal of geriatric psychiatry}, year={2001}, volume={16 1}, pages={100-5} }