Patient and staff satisfaction with the quality of in-patient psychiatric care in a Nigerian general hospital

@article{Olusina2002PatientAS,
  title={Patient and staff satisfaction with the quality of in-patient psychiatric care in a Nigerian general hospital},
  author={Adewunmi K. Olusina and Jude Uzoma Ohaeri and Michael O. Olatawura},
  journal={Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={37},
  pages={283-288}
}
Background Patient satisfaction has been proposed as a simple measure of the quality of care. The present study aimed to assess how satisfied the patients and staff in an acute admission psychiatric unit were with experiences in the ward, including the physical environment, freedom, comfort, attitudes of staff towards patients, access to staff, and duration of hospitalization. Method A descriptive study of all patients admitted for functional psychiatric disorders in a 5-month period was… CONTINUE READING

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