Objecrives-To report outcome of targeting community mental health services to people with schiiophrenia in an inner London district who had been shown, one year after discharge, to have high levels of psychotic symptomatology and social disability but very low levels of supported housing and structured day activity.
Design-Repeat interview survey of symptoms, disability, and receipt of care four years after index discharge.
Setting-Inner London health district with considernble social deprivation and a mental hospital in the process of closure.
Subjects-51 patients originally aged 20-65 years who satisfied the research diagnostic criteria for schizophrenia.
Main outcome measures-Contact with services during the three months before interview, levels of symptoms (from present state examination), global social disability rating.
Mots-clés Pascal : Psychopathologie, Système santé, Exploration, Homme, Schizophrénie, Politique sociale, Service santé, Trouble psychiatrique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Psychopathology, Health system, Exploration, Human, Schizophrenia, Social policy, Health service, Mental disorder
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0319391
Code Inist : 002B18C06A. Création : 199406.