Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/338617
Title:
Irish psychiatric hospitals and units census 1981
Authors:
O'Hare, Aileen; Walsh, Dermot
Affiliation:
Medico-Social Research Board
Citation:
O'Hare, A. & Walsh, D., 1983. Irish psychiatric hospitals and units 1981. Dublin: Medico-Social Research Board.
Publisher:
Medico-Social Research Board
Issue Date:
1983
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/338617
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
This is the third census of resident patients in Irish psychiatric hospitals and units published by the Medico-Social Research Board. The first was in 1963 and the second in 1971. The census is of patients resident in hospitals and units operating within the provisions of the 1945 Mental Treatment Act on midnight, 31st March, 1981. Information was collected on each patient on a form that has been employed on every admission, discharge and death since the 1971 census and which provides information for the annual series of "Activities". Detailed instructions are issued to help in the completion of these forms. A reproduction of the form used appears on page 9. Some procedural details relating to the census are given below. Place of Residence From an admission address each patient is allocated to the appropriate Health Board and the tabulations relating to Health Boards in the publication are constructed on this basis irrespective of whether the patient is resident in a hospital belonging to that Health Board or not.
Keywords:
MORTALITY; PSYCHIATRIC CARE; STATISTICAL DATA
Local subject classification:
HOSPITAL ADMISSION

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO'Hare, Aileenen_GB
dc.contributor.authorWalsh, Dermoten_GB
dc.date.accessioned2015-01-22T10:19:46Z-
dc.date.available2015-01-22T10:19:46Z-
dc.date.issued1983-
dc.identifier.citationO'Hare, A. & Walsh, D., 1983. Irish psychiatric hospitals and units 1981. Dublin: Medico-Social Research Board.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/338617-
dc.descriptionThis is the third census of resident patients in Irish psychiatric hospitals and units published by the Medico-Social Research Board. The first was in 1963 and the second in 1971. The census is of patients resident in hospitals and units operating within the provisions of the 1945 Mental Treatment Act on midnight, 31st March, 1981. Information was collected on each patient on a form that has been employed on every admission, discharge and death since the 1971 census and which provides information for the annual series of "Activities". Detailed instructions are issued to help in the completion of these forms. A reproduction of the form used appears on page 9. Some procedural details relating to the census are given below. Place of Residence From an admission address each patient is allocated to the appropriate Health Board and the tabulations relating to Health Boards in the publication are constructed on this basis irrespective of whether the patient is resident in a hospital belonging to that Health Board or not.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherMedico-Social Research Boarden_GB
dc.subjectMORTALITYen_GB
dc.subjectPSYCHIATRIC CAREen_GB
dc.subjectSTATISTICAL DATAen_GB
dc.subject.otherHOSPITAL ADMISSIONen_GB
dc.titleIrish psychiatric hospitals and units census 1981en_GB
dc.typeReporten
dc.contributor.departmentMedico-Social Research Boarden_GB
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