TitleDepression and suicideprevention tool within Primary Care
ContactD.P. (Derek) de Beurs
R.D. (Roland) Friele
Project descriptionThe General Practitioner plays an important role as gatekeeper for suicide prevention. Little is know how the GP fullfils this role. How does the GP deal with suicidal thoughts within depressed patients? GPs within NIVEL morbidity sentinel practices answer automated questions on suicide prevention after seeing a patient within a depressive disorder (P76) Insight in the way a GP functions as gatekeeper for suicide prevention.