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This publication is a technical tool developed by WHO to assist in implementation of mhGAP. The Intervention Guide has been developed through a systematic review of evidence followed by an international consultative and participatory process.

The mhGAP Intervention Guide (mhGAP-IG) presents integrated management of priority conditions using protocols for clinical decision-making. The priority conditions included are: depression, psychosis, bipolar disorders, epilepsy, developmental and behavioural disorders in children and adolescents, dementia, alcohol use disorders, drug use disorders, self-harm/suicide and other significant emotional or medically unexplained complaints.

The mhGAP-IG is a model guide and has been developed for use by health-care providers working in non-specialized health-care settings after adaptation for national and local needs.

The e-version of the mhGAP-IG is now available.

You could navigate online using the following link: www.paho.org/mhgap/en Or

You could download the folder in a CD or in your computer.

1.      Download the folder, using this link: www.paho.org/mhgap/files/mhGAP_en.zip or www.paho.org/mhgap/files/mhGAP_en.iso

2.      Extract the files and save the folder somewhere in the computer

3.      Click index.bat

4.      You can make a short cut of the index.bat and place it on your desktop.

5.      Ready to use

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014 10:24

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