Outcomes assessment of clinical pharmacy services in a psychiatric inpatient setting.

@article{Canales2001OutcomesAO,
  title={Outcomes assessment of clinical pharmacy services in a psychiatric inpatient setting.},
  author={P L Canales and Peter G Dorson and Miles L. Crismon},
  journal={American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists},
  year={2001},
  volume={58 14},
  pages={1309-16}
}
The effects of psychiatric pharmacy services on clinical outcomes of acute care psychiatric inpatients were studied. Patients recruited at a state psychiatric facility during phase 1 (October 1996-March 1997) served as the control group and received only traditional centralized pharmaceutical services and physician-requested psychiatric pharmacotherapy consultations. Patients recruited during phase 2 (May-December 1997) received intensive psychiatric pharmacy services and served as the… CONTINUE READING