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dc.contributor.authorVistorte, Angel O. Rojas [UNIFESP]
dc.contributor.authorRibeiro, Wagner Silva [UNIFESP]
dc.contributor.authorJaen, Denisse [UNIFESP]
dc.contributor.authorJorge, Miguel Roberto [UNIFESP]
dc.contributor.authorEvans-Lacko, Sara
dc.contributor.authorMari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]
dc.identifier.citationInternational Journal Of Psychiatry In Medicine. Thousand Oaks, v. 53, n. 4, p. 317-338, 2018.
dc.description.abstractObjective To examine stigmatizing attitudes towards people with mental disorders among primary care professionals and to identify potential factors related to stigmatizing attitudes through a systematic review. Methods A systematic literature search was conducted in Medline, Lilacs, IBECS, Index Psicologia, CUMED, MedCarib, Sec. Est. Saude SP, WHOLIS, Hanseniase, LIS-Localizador de InformacAo em Saude, PAHO, CVSO-Regional, and Latindex, through the Virtual Health Library portal ( website) through to June 2017. The articles included in the review were summarized through a narrative synthesis. Results After applying eligibility criteria, 11 articles, out of 19.109 references identified, were included in the review. Primary care physicians do present stigmatizing attitudes towards patients with mental disorders and show more negative attitudes towards patients with schizophrenia than towards those with depression. Older and more experience doctors have more stigmatizing attitudes towards people with mental illness compared with younger and less-experienced doctors. Health-care providers who endorse more stigmatizing attitudes towards mental illness were likely to be more pessimistic about the patient's adherence to treatment. Conclusions Stigmatizing attitudes towards people with mental disorders are common among physicians in primary care settings, particularly among older and more experienced doctors. Stigmatizing attitudes can act as an important barrier for patients to receive the treatment they need. The primary care physicians feel they need better preparation, training, and information to deal with and to treat mental illness, such as a user friendly and pragmatic classification system that addresses the high prevalence of mental disorders in primary care and community settings.en
dc.description.sponsorshipCAPES foundation of the Brazilian Ministry of Education
dc.description.sponsorshipEuropean Research Council under the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme
dc.publisherSage Publications Inc
dc.rightsAcesso restrito
dc.subjectstigmatizing attitudesen
dc.subjectprimary careen
dc.subjectmental disordersen
dc.titleStigmatizing attitudes of primary care professionals towards people with mental disorders: A systematic reviewen
dc.description.affiliationUniv Fed Sao Paulo, Dept Psychiat, Sao Paulo, Brazil
dc.description.affiliationLondon Sch Econ & Polit Sci, Personal Social Serv Res Unit, London, England
dc.description.affiliationKings Coll London, Inst Psychiat Psychol & Neurosci, Hlth Serv & Populat Res Dept, London, England
dc.description.affiliationUnifespUniv Fed Sao Paulo, Dept Psychiat, Sao Paulo, Brazil
dc.description.sponsorshipIDERC: 337673
dc.description.sourceWeb of Science
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