Unplanned hospital re‐admissions for mental disorders
Source: SourceOECD Social Issues/Migration/Health, Volume 2011, Number 18, November 2011 , pp. 98-99(2)
Abstract:The burden of mental illness is substantial, accounting for between 3 and 16% of total expenditure on health across OECD countries. Severe disorders such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are among the top ten causes of years lost due to disability worldwide (WHO, 2008b).
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: November 1, 2011