Psychological medicine (liaison psychiatry) aims to integrate psychiatry into other areas of medicine. It is currently enjoying considerable expansion. The degree to which it can take advantage of this opportunity will be important not only for its own future, but also for the survival of psychiatry as a medical discipline.

Original publication

DOI

10.1192/bjp.bp.113.132894

Type

Journal article

Journal

Br J Psychiatry

Publication Date

02/2014

Volume

204

Pages

91 - 92

Keywords

Aged, Humans, Psychiatry, Psychology, Medical, Referral and Consultation