Chapter 10. Managing Depression in Primary and Secondary Care and Evidence-Based Practice

  1. Lynne Walsh MSc, BSc (Hons) RMN, RGN, RNT Dip Prof Practice, Cert Ed, Cert Health Promotion Lecturer

Published Online: 4 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470749739.ch10

Depression Care across the Lifespan

Depression Care across the Lifespan

How to Cite

Walsh, L. (2009) Managing Depression in Primary and Secondary Care and Evidence-Based Practice, in Depression Care across the Lifespan, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470749739.ch10

Author Information

  1. School of Health Science, Swansea University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470517727

Online ISBN: 9780470749739

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • managing depression in primary and secondary care and evidence-based practice;
  • preventing suicide in community - highlighted in relation to good practice guidelines and root cause analysis (RCA);
  • evidence-based care for depression in primary care;
  • Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS);
  • depression management in primary and secondary care;
  • National guidance for depression in children and young people;
  • patient safety in mental health;
  • barrier analysis, NPSA (2007) - identifying barriers, control measures preventing harm to buildings, organizations, people and communities;
  • suicide prevention and good practice guidelines;
  • National Institute for Mental Health in England (NIMHE) and National Suicide Prevention Strategy for England

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Evidence-based care for depression in primary care

  • Patient safety in mental health

  • Evidence-based practice

  • Mental health policy

  • Mental health research

  • Conclusion

  • Reflection and discussion

  • References