Changes in early psychosis service provision: a file audit.

@article{Gorrell2004ChangesIE,
  title={Changes in early psychosis service provision: a file audit.},
  author={Joanne Gorrell and Alison M Cornish and Chris Tennant and Alan Rosen and Louise Nash and Diana R. McKay and Beverley Moss},
  journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry},
  year={2004},
  volume={38 9},
  pages={687-93}
}
OBJECTIVE To measure change in services provided to young people with first-episode psychosis following the introduction of specialized early psychosis teams and staff training. METHOD A standardized tool was developed to audit services provided to young people with first-episode psychosis. The tool initially comprised 27 clinical indicators measuring aspects of optimal care derived from the Australian clinical guidelines for early psychosis. The first 12 months of treatment, as documented in… CONTINUE READING