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What does BPD stand for?

BPD stands for Borderline Personality Disorder

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78 RC569 A multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals, service users, a carer, and guideline methodologists developed the guidelines to help clinicians and service commissioners in providing and planning high quality care for people with borderline personality disorder, while also recognizing the importance of the experience of care for them and their families or carers.
When the researchers then compared the patients with 528 other psychiatric patients who had never been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, they found that those in the former group were nearly four times more likely to have borderline personality disorder.
Caroline Thomson, a 32-year-old accountant from Hertfordshire and a resident at the Henderson since February, says: "People with borderline personality disorder don't deal well with uncertainty or change.