Psychogeriatrics: a national survey of a new branch of psychiatry.

  title={Psychogeriatrics: a national survey of a new branch of psychiatry.},
  author={John Wattis and L Wattis and Thomas Arie},
  journal={British medical journal},
  volume={282 6275},
A national survey of "psychogeriatricians" showed that of a "core group" of 106, 39 were working full-time with the elderly, 52 more than half-time, and a further 15 were running clearly defined psychogeriatric services. Adding late responders, non-responders about whom firm information was available, and people taking up new posts, it is estimated that at… CONTINUE READING