Daily Archives: 12/05/2020

the psychotic psychiatrist

  Personal experience: Coming out – the psychotic psychiatrist – an account of the stigmatising experience of psychiatric illness Aashish Tagore Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer This article has been corrected. See Psychiatr Bull (2014). 2014 October; 38(5): 252. I am proud to be a psychiatrist. Despite often feeling stigmatised by medical colleagues, I have always […]

Guidelines to record ICD -10 codes for COVID-19 deaths

 The COVID-19 disease outbreak was declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) on 30 January 2020 by the World Health Organization, and later on 11 March 2020 as a Pandemic. During such situations, mortality surveillance becomes a very important public health tool to assess the impact of the viral infections. Accurate documentation […]