Cognitive behavior therapy via the Internet: a systematic review of applications, clinical efficacy and cost–effectiveness

  title={Cognitive behavior therapy via the Internet: a systematic review of applications, clinical efficacy and cost–effectiveness},
  author={E. Hedman and B. Lj{\'o}tsson and N. Lindefors},
  journal={Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research},
  pages={745 - 764}
  • E. Hedman, B. Ljótsson, N. Lindefors
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research
  • Internet-based cognitive behavior therapy (ICBT) is a promising treatment that may increase availability of cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) for psychiatric disorders and other clinical problems. [...] Key Method The authors conducted a systematic review to identify randomized controlled trials investigating CBT delivered via the internet for adult patient populations. Searches to identify studies investigating cost-effectiveness of ICBT were also conducted.Expand Abstract
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