How is clinical decision making used when assessing the suicide risk for inpatients?

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Abstract

Astute professional judgement is essential when assessing suicide risk in order for the clinician to make effective decisions about the future care and management of a suicidal patient. To appreciate how clinical decision making is applied during a suicide risk assessment, a comprehensive literature review has been conducted and the results discussed, with reference to the seminal theories of clinical decision-making.
Original languageEnglish
Pages14-19
Number of pages6
Volume36
No.5
Specialist publicationMental health Nursing
PublisherTen Alps Publlisihing
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2016
Externally publishedYes

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