Randomised controlled trial of acute mental health care by a crisis resolution team: the north Islington crisis study.

@article{Johnson2005RandomisedCT,
  title={Randomised controlled trial of acute mental health care by a crisis resolution team: the north Islington crisis study.},
  author={Sonia Johnson and Fiona M. Nolan and Stephen Pilling and Andrew Sandor and John Hoult and Nigel McKenzie and Ian R. White and Marie Thompson and Paul Bebbington},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2005},
  volume={331 7517},
  pages={599}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness of a crisis resolution team. DESIGN Randomised controlled trial. PARTICIPANTS 260 residents of the inner London Borough of Islington who were experiencing crises severe enough for hospital admission to be considered. INTERVENTIONS Acute care including a 24 hour crisis resolution team (experimental group), compared with standard care from inpatient services and community mental health teams (control group). MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Hospital admission… CONTINUE READING
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