Mentally ill people denied choice of drugsBMJ 2000; 321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.321.7274.1432/b (Published 09 December 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:1432
- Jason O'Neale Roach
Sixty two per cent of people with mental health problems are denied a choice of drug treatment, said a new report published yesterday by the National Schizophrenia Fellowship. The report is based on a survey of 2600 people carried out by the Manic Depression Fellowship and Mind.
Although 73% of doctors discussed treatment, only 38% offered a choice, and only 54% …