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OBJECTIVE To test the hypothesis that depressed adolescents given brief cognitive behaviour therapy by trained social workers will be less depressed after this treatment than depressed adolescents who have routine care from their social workers. METHOD Open study, two randomized parallel groups. 86 social workers were randomized to training in brief CBT(More)
OBJECTIVES To investigate predictors and reasons for restraint use with geropsychiatric patients. DESIGN A prospective, correlational study. SETTING The geriatric unit of an acute-care psychiatric hospital. PARTICIPANTS Twenty-one staff nurses and 131 patients admitted consecutively over a period of 6 months. MEASUREMENTS Disruptive behaviors were(More)
This study analyzes the relationship between patient gender and satisfaction with primary care visits, using 1999 survey data on 1691 women and 760 men making primary care visits at multiple sites affiliated with a large academic health system designated as a National Center of Excellence in Women's Health (COE). The main findings are that in multivariate(More)