Patterns of mental health care in two European areas: Mannheim, Federal Republic of Germany; and Groningen, The Netherlands.

All consecutive cases entering the mental health services cooperating with the cumulative psychiatric case register of Mannheim between 1-31 July 1976 were followed up until the end of June 1978 and compared with the consecutive cases entering the mental health services cooperating with the psychiatric case register of Groningen between 1 January and 1 May… (More)