Reasons for prolonged admissions on acute adult psychiatry wards

Authors

  • Susan Smith MBBCh, MRCPsych,

  • Nandini Chakraborty MBBS, MD, MRCPsych


Abstract

Delayed discharge is a significant problem in psychiatry inpatient wards. Here, Drs Smith and Chakraborty describe their survey to identify the factors influencing prolonged admissions on acute adult psychiatry wards in Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust.

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