A national priority

Improving the physical health of people living with mental illness

Russell Roberts, Kim Ryan, Oliver Burmeister, Chris Maylea

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The article focuses on improving the physical health of people living with mental illness in Australia. Topics discussed include the impact of psychotropic medication, stigma, discrimination, experiences of trauma and poor access to healthcare, the national Equally Well initiative, and the role of nurses in working with people living with mental illness.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)42-42
Number of pages1
JournalAustralian Nursing & Midwifery Journal
Volume25
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - May 2018

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A national priority : Improving the physical health of people living with mental illness. / Roberts, Russell; Ryan, Kim; Burmeister, Oliver; Maylea, Chris.

In: Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal, Vol. 25, No. 10, 05.2018, p. 42-42.

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