Guideline-adherent psychiatric psychotherapeutic treatment of bipolar disorders : Which resources are needed?

[Guideline-adherent psychiatric psychotherapeutic treatment of bipolar disorders : Which resources are needed?] Nervenarzt. 2016 May 24; Authors: Pfennig A, Conell J, Ritter P, Ritter D, Severus E, Meyer TD, Hautzinger M, Wolff J, Godemann F, Reif A, Bauer M Abstract In this article the guideline-adherent psychiatric psychotherapeutic treatment of patients with bipolar disorders is outlined and the required resources are estimated. Based on the core recommendations of the S3 guidelines for diagnostics and treatment of bipolar disorders published in 2012, inpatient treatment needs in hours per week and per patient are determined for both manic and bipolar depressive episodes. The resulting staffing requirements are estimated on this basis. In summary, for guideline-adherent inpatient psychiatric psychotherapeutic treatment the additional needs regarding the physician/psychotherapeutic domain add up to 44 min per patient and week during a manic episode and 88 min for patients with bipolar depression when compared to current psychiatry staffing regulations. PMID: 27220643 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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