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Assertive community treatment of the mentally ill: service model and effectiveness

Udechuku, Adaobi and Olver, James and Hallam, Karen and Blyth, Frances and Leslie, Melissa and Nasso, Marina and Scheslinger, Paul and Warren, Lorraine and Turner, Miles and Burrows, Graham (2005) Assertive community treatment of the mentally ill: service model and effectiveness. Australasian Psychiatry, 13 (2). pp. 129-134. ISSN 1039-8562

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Abstract

To provide a description of the service delivery model of an assertive community treatment (ACT) team in the management of a group of severely mentally ill patients and examine the effectiveness of this team in reducing readmissions to a psychiatric inpatient service.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID16572; assertive case management, effectiveness, mobile support team
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1103 Clinical Sciences
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 18 Apr 2012 04:57
Last Modified: 28 Jan 2015 22:46
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/2866
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