The life expectancy of people with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia

This episode discusses themes around the paper: 'Mortality gap for people with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia: UK-based cohort study' found in The British Journal of Psychiatry.

Aaron Kandola (Research officer at the Mental Health Foundation) is joined by Derek Tracy (Psychiatrist in South London and Kings College Hospital, and sits on the Editorial Board of The British Journal of Psychiatry), Amy Pollard (Policy Officer at the Mental Health Foundation, has a PhD in Social Sciences and has a bipolar diagnosis), and Joseph Hayes (Researcher at UCL, Psychiatrist in North London and one of the authors on the paper being discussed in this podcast