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Today, the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) launches the UK’s first ever primary care snapshot audit assessing the clinical effectiveness of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) care in Wales.
HQIP clinical fellow Dr Saffron Homayoun - a junior doctor in child and adolescent psychiatry - pens her first blog on World Mental Health Day, picking up on last week's suicide and homicide report and on parity of esteem for mental health.
Over 200 suicide deaths per year now occur in patients under mental health crisis teams, three times as many as in in-patients, according to a report by The University of Manchester’s National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness (NCISH).