Lester UK Adaption 2014

This clinical resource provides a simple framework for identifying and treating cardiovascular and type 2 diabetes risks in patients with psychosis receiving antipsychotic medication. It supports collaborative practice across professional disciplines and service settings.

Download the Lester adaptation of the Positive Cardiometabolic Health Resource (CMH-resource) – 2014 update.

The updated 2014 version was co-produced by NHS England, NHS Improving Quality, Public Health England and the National Audit of Schizophrenia team to support the 2014 physical health CQUIN.

The resource is named in honour of the late Professor Helen Lester and was developed by the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ Centre for Quality Improvement, the Royal College of General Practitioners Clinical Innovation and Research Centre and the Royal College of Nursing as part of the National Audit of Schizophrenia.

The Lester adaption 2014