The Lambeth Early Onset (LEO) Team: randomised controlled trial of the effectiveness of specialised care for early psychosis

  title={The Lambeth Early Onset (LEO) Team: randomised controlled trial of the effectiveness of specialised care for early psychosis},
  author={Tom K. J. Craig and Philippa A. Garety and Paddy Power and Nikola Rahaman and Susannah May Colbert and Miriam Fornells-Ambrojo and Graham Dunn},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
Abstract Objective To evaluate the effectiveness of a service for early psychosis. Design Randomised controlled clinical trial. Setting Community mental health teams in one London borough. Participants 144 people aged 16-40 years presenting to mental health services for the first or second time with non-organic, non-affective psychosis. Interventions Assertive outreach with evidence based biopsychosocial interventions (specialised care group) and standard care (control group) delivered by… 

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