Does mental health service integration affect compulsory admissions?

  title={Does mental health service integration affect compulsory admissions?},
  author={Andr{\'e} I. Wierdsma and Cornelis Lambert Mulder},
  booktitle={International journal of integrated care},
BACKGROUND Over recent years, the number of compulsory admissions in many countries has increased, probably as a result of the shift from inpatient to outpatient mental health care. This might be mitigated by formal or collaborative relationships between services. METHODS In a retrospective record linkage study, we compared two neighboring districts, varying in level of service integration. Two periods were combined: 1991-1993 and 2001-2003. We included patients aged 18-60, who had a first… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
14 Extracted Citations
29 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Citing Papers

Publications influenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 extracted citations

Referenced Papers

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 29 references

Trends in the use of the Italian Mental Health Act, 1979–1997

  • G Guaianaa, C. Barbuib
  • European Psychiatry
  • 2004
Highly Influential
1 Excerpt

Understanding and improving treatment adherence in patients with psychotic disorders : a review and a proposed intervention

  • Staring ABP, CL Mulder, M vanderGraag, Selten J-P, Loonen AJM, MW Hengeveld
  • Current Psychiatry Reviews
  • 2006

Evaluatie van het extramuraliseringsbeleid in de GGZ [Evaluating the Deinstitutionlisation Policy in Mental Healthcare

  • YJ Pijl, GAM Driessen, AI Wierdsma, S. Sytema
  • Utrecht: Trimbos-instituut;
  • 2005
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…