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Table 1 Systemic factors possibly influencing referrals to CLP

From: Why are hospital doctors not referring to Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry? – a systemic review

Systemic factors
Increase CLP referral 1. Presence of dedicated CLP Service [3033, 35]
2. Active engagement of CLP consultant [35]
3. Collaborative screening of inpatients [34]
Decrease CLP referral 1. Lack of detailed suicide prevention strategy [36, 37]
2. Poor CLP communication [32]
Unclear influence 1. Work pressure [38]
2. Presence of mental health nurse [39]