Results: 52

For: systems

Collaborative care may help older adults with subthreshold depression: CASPER trial

agent-18762_1280

Ben Hannigan summarises the new CASPER trial of collaborative care versus usual care for older adults with subthreshold depression.

[read the full story...]

Omega-3 fatty acids to prevent psychosis: the importance of replication (NEURAPRO trial)

22421169767_03c5cce9cf_z

Raphael Underwood summarises the NEURAPRO trial, which concludes that Omega-3 fatty acids are no better than placebo at preventing transition to psychosis in young people at ultrahigh risk for psychotic disorders.

[read the full story...]

Early intervention in psychosis services: better outcomes, improved costs

4293345631_584b606487_o

Gemma Shields reports on a recent longitudinal retrospective controlled study of the economic impact of early intervention in psychosis services in England.

[read the full story...]

Outcomes in first episode manic psychosis

photo-1423420634464-89006b3454a8

Matthew Broome writes his debut Mental Elf blog on a three-year clinical and functional outcome comparison between first episode manic psychosis and first-episode schizophrenia.

[read the full story...]

Mental health crisis care: clinical and cost effectiveness of models of care

Punctuation marks made of puzzle pieces

Caroline Leah publishes her debut blog on crisis care for people with mental health issues, which concludes that better quality evidence is needed to support the overall effectiveness of crisis care interventions.

[read the full story...]

Collaborative care for depression: acceptable, effective and affordable

364375415_bbc9b74c4e_o

Ben Hannigan writes his debut blog on the CADET cluster RCT, which investigates the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of collaborative care for depression in UK primary care.

[read the full story...]

Economic impact of youth mental health services in the UK

Shibboleth

Alastair Canaway and Chris Sampson look at a new PSSRU report on youth mental health services in the UK, and how they affect health, education and employment.

[read the full story...]

Integrated treatment for first episode psychosis: media hype versus reality

7163227255_dafb74ab94_b

Alex Langford reflects on the media hype surrounding a new RCT of the NAVIGATE intervention; a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, team-based treatment approach for first episode psychosis.

[read the full story...]