Predicting the costs of community care for individuals with severe mental illness in South London.

@article{McCrone2001PredictingTC,
  title={Predicting the costs of community care for individuals with severe mental illness in South London.},
  author={Paul McCrone and Shaun P. Johnson and Graham Thornicroft},
  journal={Schizophrenia bulletin},
  year={2001},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={653-60}
}
The objective of this study is to identify factors that predict the costs of community mental health services. A random sample of individuals, selected from all identified cases of psychosis in two geographically defined catchment areas, were interviewed before the establishment of community mental health teams and then after these teams had been operating for approximately 2.5 years. One of the sectors developed an intensive community service, with a more standard service in the other sector… CONTINUE READING

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