Persistent (unexplained) physical symptoms: evidence-based highlights

Vincent Deary, Louise Metcalfe, Janet Wilson

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Medically unexplained symptoms account for up to 50% of specialist referrals in the NHS, but because they tend to be seen in specialist clinics, health-care staff may not be aware of the variety of presentations and commonalties between different medically unexplained symptoms. This article gives an overview of this field.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)564-567
JournalBritish Journal of Hospital Medicine
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2 Oct 2014


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