Offering mental health services in a conflict affected region of Pakistan: who comes, and why?

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/322447
Title:
Offering mental health services in a conflict affected region of Pakistan: who comes, and why?
Authors:
Shah, Safieh; Van den Bergh, Rafael; Van Bellinghen, Benedicte; Severy, Nathalie; Sadiq, Sana; Afridi, Sher Ali; Akhtar, Asma; Maïkére, Jacob; Van Overloop, Catherine; Saeed-Ur-Rehman; Khilji, Tahir Bashir-Ud-Din; Saleem-Ur-Rehman; van Griensven, Johan; Schneider, Serge; Bosman, Philippe; Guillergan, Erwin Lloyd D; Dazzi, Francesca; Zachariah, Rony
Journal:
PloS One
Abstract:
North West Pakistan is an area ravaged by conflict and population displacement for over three decades. Recently, drone attacks and military operations have aggravated underlying mental disorders, while access to care is limited. Among patients attending a mental health clinic integrated in district hospital conducted by psychologists; we describe service utilization, patient characteristics, presenting complaints, morbidity patterns, and follow-up details.
Issue Date:
25-Jun-2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/322447
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pone.0097939
PubMed ID:
24963793
Language:
en
ISSN:
1932-6203
Appears in Collections:
Mental Health

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dc.contributor.authorShah, Safiehen_GB
dc.contributor.authorVan den Bergh, Rafaelen_GB
dc.contributor.authorVan Bellinghen, Benedicteen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSevery, Nathalieen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSadiq, Sanaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorAfridi, Sher Alien_GB
dc.contributor.authorAkhtar, Asmaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMaïkére, Jacoben_GB
dc.contributor.authorVan Overloop, Catherineen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSaeed-Ur-Rehmanen_GB
dc.contributor.authorKhilji, Tahir Bashir-Ud-Dinen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSaleem-Ur-Rehmanen_GB
dc.contributor.authorvan Griensven, Johanen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSchneider, Sergeen_GB
dc.contributor.authorBosman, Philippeen_GB
dc.contributor.authorGuillergan, Erwin Lloyd Den_GB
dc.contributor.authorDazzi, Francescaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorZachariah, Ronyen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-07-04T20:11:53Z-
dc.date.available2014-07-04T20:11:53Z-
dc.date.issued2014-06-25-
dc.identifier.citationOffering mental health services in a conflict affected region of pakistan: who comes, and why? 2014, 9 (6):e97939 PLoS ONEen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1932-6203-
dc.identifier.pmid24963793-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pone.0097939-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/322447-
dc.description.abstractNorth West Pakistan is an area ravaged by conflict and population displacement for over three decades. Recently, drone attacks and military operations have aggravated underlying mental disorders, while access to care is limited. Among patients attending a mental health clinic integrated in district hospital conducted by psychologists; we describe service utilization, patient characteristics, presenting complaints, morbidity patterns, and follow-up details.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://www.plosone.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen_GB
dc.subjectMental healthen_GB
dc.titleOffering mental health services in a conflict affected region of Pakistan: who comes, and why?en
dc.identifier.journalPloS Oneen_GB

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