Using record linkage analysis to inform the development of an improved care pathway(s) for psychiatric and self-harm emergencies currently transferred by ambulance to Emergency Departments.

Funded by Chief Scientist Office.

Collaboration with Mental Health Foundation, NHS Highland, NHS Lothian, Royal Alexandra Hospital (NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde) and Swansea University.

Total award value £30,000.00

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Professor Edward Duncan

Professor Edward Duncan

Professor, NMAHP

Professor Margaret Maxwell

Professor Margaret Maxwell

Director of NMAHP Research Unit, NMAHP

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Duncan EAS, Best C, Dougall N, Skar S, Evans J, Corfield AR, Fitzpatrick D, Goldie I, Maxwell M, Snooks H, Stark C, White C & Wojcik W (2019) Epidemiology of emergency ambulance service calls related to mental health problems and self harm: a national record linkage study. Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine, 27, Art. No.: 34.