The COVID-19 pandemic has overwhelmed hospitals all over the world. To reduce the risk of transmission of COVID-19 and meet the increasing mental health demands due to this trauma, psychiatry outpatient services have gone online in various countries. We describe steps taken at a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, Pakistan, to start these services during this pandemic. We also discuss the obstacles faced.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 2020|