Assessment of the mental state in medically ill adults

    loading  Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid


This article focuses on mental state assessments that are relevant to clinical consultation-liaison psychiatry, including psychiatric/psychological and cognitive functioning. Cultural, psychological and structural conditions of relevance to assessment are emphasized and the future role of consultation-liaison psychiatry is discussed. New data on psychometric instruments and two new instruments are briefly reviewed. Curr Opin Psychiatry 11:643-647.

Related Topics

    loading  Loading Related Articles