Psychiatric day hospitalization: multiple perspectives on outcome.

@article{Dunn1982PsychiatricDH,
  title={Psychiatric day hospitalization: multiple perspectives on outcome.},
  author={Robert J. Dunn and Douglas Staley and Donald L. Sexton},
  journal={International journal of partial hospitalization},
  year={1982},
  volume={1 4},
  pages={287-99}
}
Patients admitted over a three year period to a psychiatric day hospital were followed in order to: 1) substantiate the findings of other studies supportive of the short to intermediate term efficacy of psychiatric day hospitalization; 2) examine outcome on a number of dimensions and from a variety of perspectives; 3) examine issues relating to the differential efficacy of psychiatric day hospitalization; 4) discuss implications of the above factors in regards to planning effective day hospital… CONTINUE READING