• Users Online: 265
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 55-58

Media and psychiatry

Professor of Psychiatry. Mamata Medical College, Khammam, Andhra Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
R Sateesh Babu
Professor of Psychiatry, Mamata Medical College, 4-2-161, Rotary Nagar, Khammam-507002. Andhra Pradesh
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

We all know that only around 20 to 25% of psychiatric patients are getting proper modern treatment. This is mostly because of lack of awareness, stigma and their perception or misperception towards treatment as dangerous and waste. So in bringing awareness and for changing their perceptions, media has an important role to play.

Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)

 Article Access Statistics
    PDF Downloaded72    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal