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mhGAP Intervention Guide for mental, neurological and substance use disorders in non-specialized health settings [publication] /

by World Health Organization. Department of Mental Health and Substance Dependence.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Genève : World Health Organization, 2010Description: VII, 83 p. : ill. ; 22 X 30 cm.ISBN: 9789241548069; 9241548061.MeSH subject(s): Troubles mentaux | Maladies du système nerveux | Troubles psychotiques | Troubles liés à une substance | Mental Disorders -- prevention & control | GuidelineAddiction suisse subject(s): Psychopathologie | Nervensystem | Abhängigkeit | Prävention | Behandlung | WHOPUBLICATION TYPE SAPHIR: HandbookOnline resources: Date de consultation : 28.10.2010 Summary: Overview : The mhGAP Intervention Guide (mhGAP-IG) for mental, neurological and substance use disorders for non-specialist health settings, is a technical tool developed by WHO to assist in implementation of mhGAP. The Intervention Guide has been developed through a systematic review of evidence followed by an international consultative and participatory process. The mhGAP-IG presents integrated management of priority conditions using protocols for clinical decision-making. The priority conditions included are: depression, psychosis, bipolar disorders, epilepsy, developmental and behavioural disorders in children and adolescents, dementia, alcohol use disorders, drug use disorders, self-harm/suicide and other significant emotional or medically unexplained complaints. The mhGAP-IG is a model guide and has been developed for use by health-care providers working in non-specialized health-care settings after adaptation for national and local needs.
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Overview : The mhGAP Intervention Guide (mhGAP-IG) for mental, neurological and substance use disorders for non-specialist health settings, is a technical tool developed by WHO to assist in implementation of mhGAP. The Intervention Guide has been developed through a systematic review of evidence followed by an international consultative and participatory process. The mhGAP-IG presents integrated management of priority conditions using protocols for clinical decision-making. The priority conditions included are: depression, psychosis, bipolar disorders, epilepsy, developmental and behavioural disorders in children and adolescents, dementia, alcohol use disorders, drug use disorders, self-harm/suicide and other significant emotional or medically unexplained complaints. The mhGAP-IG is a model guide and has been developed for use by health-care providers working in non-specialized health-care settings after adaptation for national and local needs.