Psychiatry and the general hospital in an age of uncertainty.

@article{Lipsitt2003PsychiatryAT,
  title={Psychiatry and the general hospital in an age of uncertainty.},
  author={Don R. Lipsitt},
  journal={World psychiatry : official journal of the World Psychiatric Association},
  year={2003},
  volume={2 2},
  pages={87-92}
}
  • Don R. Lipsitt
  • Published 2003 in
    World psychiatry : official journal of the World…
General hospitals have had an illustrious role in the evolution of psychiatry. They have provided a rich soil for the growth of inpatient psychiatric units, consultation-liaison psychiatry, psychosomatic medicine, med-psych units, outpatient psychiatric clinics, emergency services and a whole spectrum of resources for the communities in which they dwell. In some respects, whether attached to universities or not, they have functioned as small colleges for the education and training of scores of… CONTINUE READING