Do implementation issues influence the effectiveness of medications? The case of nicotine replacement therapy and bupropion in UK Stop Smoking Services
- MEDICATION WEBSITE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE. // Healthcare Counselling & Psychotherapy Journal;Jul2014, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p44
The article reviews the web site, www.headmeds.org.uk, a website launched by YoungMinds on mental health medication for young people aged between 13 and 25.
- Mentally ill denied nonmedical care. // Therapy Today;Oct2014, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p4
The article reports that according to a survey by Care Quality Commission, fewer than half of people that receive community mental healthcare have been offered non-medical treatment.
- Where there's smokeâ€¦. Elcock, Karen // Nursing Standard;7/11/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 44, p61
The article offers information about the smoking policy which bans to smoke within the National Health Services (NHS) property in Great Britain. The policy is applied to nursing students, who smokes to take a plan in coping with their nicotine cravings. Students who crave for cigarette will...
- A FRESH APPROACH IS NEEDED TO HELP SMOKERS WHO WANT TO QUIT. Rutter, Ailsa // Nursing Standard;12/4/2013, Vol. 28 Issue 14, p34
A letter to the editor is presented which is concerned with the role Great Britain's National Health Service could play in smoking cessation.
- Counselling and recovery. Ellingham, Ivan // Therapy Today;Jul2013, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p30
The article offers the author's insights on the recovery from mental distress which is essentially a psychotherapeutic process. The author says that the longitudinal studies by Courtney Harding regarding the people who recovered from severe mental distress have contradicted the Kraepelinian...
- Choosing Wisely in the UK: reducing the harms of too much medicine. Malhotra, Aseem; Maughan, D.; Ansell, J.; Lehman, R.; Henderson, A.; Gray, M.; Stephenson, T.; Bailey, S. // BMJ: British Medical Journal;5/16/2015, Vol. 350 Issue 8008, ph2308
The article focuses on the launch by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges of a Choosing Wisely programme in Great Britain which aims to change doctors' practice by getting them to stop using various interventions that are not supported by evidence. Topics covered include the release of a report...
- The depths of depression. Pope, Alan // Therapy Today;Jul2013, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p26
The article offers the author's insights on the medicalisation of depression in National Health Service therapy services. The author says that in 2011, the World Health Organization (WHO) considered depression as the fourth leading contributor to the global burden of disease and predicted to be...
- Opportunity cost of antidepressant prescribing in England: analysis of routine data. Hollinghurst, Sandra; Kessler, David; Peters, Tim J.; Gunnell, David // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/30/2005, Vol. 330 Issue 7498, p999
Studies the opportunity cost in the rise of antidepressant prescribing in the NHS by evaluating it in terms of the effective treatment, cognitive behavior therapy. Use of the British Department of Health data to quantify changes between 1991 and 2002; Factors contributing to increased...
- Research round-up. // Learning Disability Practice;Jul2014, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p15
The article discusses several studies including the one published in the March 2014 issue of the "Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities" that examined the association between hearing impairment and learning disability, the other printed in the November 2013 issue of...