P McCrone

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Service use and costs of treating schizophrenia with atypical antipsychotics
    M Lewis
    Section of Neurobiology of Psychosis, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, England
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:749-56. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Health economic measures in schizophrenia research
    Paul McCrone
    Department of Health Service and Population Research, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 50:s42-5. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Is short-term palliative care cost-effective in multiple sclerosis? A randomized phase II trial
    Irene J Higginson
    Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, King s College London, London SE5 9RJ, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:816-26. 2009
  4. pmc Study protocol: Phase III single-blinded fast-track pragmatic randomised controlled trial of a complex intervention for breathlessness in advanced disease
    Morag C Farquhar
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Dept Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    Trials 12:130. 2011
  5. pmc Effectiveness of structured patient-clinician communication with a solution focused approach (DIALOG+) in community treatment of patients with psychosis--a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Stefan Priebe
    Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, Queen Mary University of London, Newham Centre for Mental Health, London E13 8SP, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 13:173. 2013
  6. pmc Study protocol for the development of a European measure of best practice for people with long term mental health problems in institutional care (DEMoBinc)
    Helen Killaspy
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 9:36. 2009
  7. pmc Protocol for the saMS trial (supportive adjustment for multiple sclerosis): a randomized controlled trial comparing cognitive behavioral therapy to supportive listening for adjustment to multiple sclerosis
    Rona Moss-Morris
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    BMC Neurol 9:45. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Computer-aided self-exposure therapy for phobia/panic disorder: a pilot economic evaluation
    Paul McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Cogn Behav Ther 38:91-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Mental health needs, service use and costs among Somali refugees in the UK
    P McCrone
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 111:351-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The development of a Local Index of Need (LIN) and its use to explain variations in social services expenditure on mental health care in England
    Paul McCrone
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 14:254-63. 2006

Detail Information

Publications74

  1. ncbi request reprint Service use and costs of treating schizophrenia with atypical antipsychotics
    M Lewis
    Section of Neurobiology of Psychosis, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, England
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:749-56. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Clozapine was reserved for more severe forms of schizophrenia, but its cost impact was relatively low. Risperidone, as prescribed in ordinary practice, may be more cost-effective than olanzapine...
  2. ncbi request reprint Health economic measures in schizophrenia research
    Paul McCrone
    Department of Health Service and Population Research, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 50:s42-5. 2007
    ..It is essential in economic evaluations of schizophrenia interventions that all relevant costs are identified and measured appropriately. Also of importance is the way in which cost data are combined with information on outcomes...
  3. doi request reprint Is short-term palliative care cost-effective in multiple sclerosis? A randomized phase II trial
    Irene J Higginson
    Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, King s College London, London SE5 9RJ, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:816-26. 2009
    ..Palliative care is being advocated for noncancer patients but needs evidence of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness...
  4. pmc Study protocol: Phase III single-blinded fast-track pragmatic randomised controlled trial of a complex intervention for breathlessness in advanced disease
    Morag C Farquhar
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Dept Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    Trials 12:130. 2011
    ..BIS is being continuously developed and its impact evaluated using the MRC's framework for complex interventions (PreClinical, Phase I and Phase II completed). This paper presents the protocol for Phase III...
  5. pmc Effectiveness of structured patient-clinician communication with a solution focused approach (DIALOG+) in community treatment of patients with psychosis--a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Stefan Priebe
    Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, Queen Mary University of London, Newham Centre for Mental Health, London E13 8SP, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 13:173. 2013
    ..We designed a cluster randomised controlled trial to test the effectiveness of DIALOG+ in improving treatment outcomes of patients with psychosis in the community...
  6. pmc Study protocol for the development of a European measure of best practice for people with long term mental health problems in institutional care (DEMoBinc)
    Helen Killaspy
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 9:36. 2009
    ..They also constitute a major resource pressure for mental health services, social services, informal carers and society as a whole...
  7. pmc Protocol for the saMS trial (supportive adjustment for multiple sclerosis): a randomized controlled trial comparing cognitive behavioral therapy to supportive listening for adjustment to multiple sclerosis
    Rona Moss-Morris
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    BMC Neurol 9:45. 2009
    ..Adjusting to the illness is therefore particularly challenging. This trial tests the effectiveness of a Cognitive Behavioural intervention compared to Supportive Listening to assist adjustment in the early stages of MS...
  8. doi request reprint Computer-aided self-exposure therapy for phobia/panic disorder: a pilot economic evaluation
    Paul McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Cogn Behav Ther 38:91-9. 2009
    ..FF would be less cost-effective if face-to-face therapy was delivered by less qualified professionals. Caution is urged regarding these indicative findings given that these were secondary analyses...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mental health needs, service use and costs among Somali refugees in the UK
    P McCrone
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 111:351-7. 2005
    ..To assess the mental health needs and service use of Somali refugees living in London...
  10. ncbi request reprint The development of a Local Index of Need (LIN) and its use to explain variations in social services expenditure on mental health care in England
    Paul McCrone
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 14:254-63. 2006
    ..However, a disaggregated model containing individual factors may be preferable...
  11. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of an early intervention service for people with psychosis
    Paul McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, PO 24, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 196:377-82. 2010
    ..There is concern that delaying treatment for psychosis may have a negative impact on its long-term course. A number of countries have developed early intervention teams but there is limited evidence regarding their cost-effectiveness...
  12. ncbi request reprint Service use and costs of supporting the most socially disabled patients in a hospital reprovision programme. A two-hospital comparison
    Paul McCrone
    P024 Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Dept, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:656-61. 2006
    ..This paper compares service use and costs of difficult-to-place patients from two UK hospitals (Friern and Warley) and identifies predictors of cost. One of these hospitals (Warley) provided a more intensive programme of rehabilitation...
  13. doi request reprint Capturing the costs of end-of-life care: comparisons of multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, and dementia
    Paul McCrone
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:62-7. 2009
    ..What is clear is that the costs of providing end-of-life care can be high and that informal care from family members and friends accounts for a substantial amount of the overall costs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis in the UK: service use, costs, quality of life and disability
    Paul McCrone
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Pharmacoeconomics 26:847-60. 2008
    ..Few studies have examined the impact of QOL, disability and demographic characteristics on treatment costs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of a crisis resolution service: a randomised controlled trial
    Paul McCrone
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 18:54-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this paper is to assess the impact on costs and cost-effectiveness of a crisis resolution team (CRT)...
  16. ncbi request reprint A comparison of SF-6D and EQ-5D utility scores in a study of patients with schizophrenia
    Paul McCrone
    Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 12:27-31. 2009
    ..There are also limited data on the sensitivity of these measures to changes in existing clinical indicators in long-term mental health conditions like schizophrenia...
  17. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of cognitive behaviour therapy in addition to mebeverine for irritable bowel syndrome
    Paul McCrone
    Health Services Research Department, Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, School of Medicine, King s College, London, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:255-63. 2008
    ..This study assesses the impact that CBT in addition to mebeverine has on resource use, and its cost-effectiveness...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predicting the cost of Parkinson's disease
    Paul McCrone
    King s College London, Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 22:804-12. 2007
    ..The regression model explained 42% of total follow-up costs and significant predictors included gender (with men having higher costs), disability, and depression...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of cognitive behavioural therapy, graded exercise and usual care for patients with chronic fatigue in primary care
    P McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Psychol Med 34:991-9. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the cost-effectiveness of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and graded exercise therapy (GET), and to compare therapy with usual care plus a self-help booklet (BUC)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cost-utility analysis of intravenous immunoglobulin and prednisolone for chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy
    Paul McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Eur J Neurol 10:687-94. 2003
    ..The impact of later side-effects of prednisolone on long-term costs and quality of life are likely to reduce the cost per QALY of IVIg treatment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Predicting the costs of community care for individuals with severe mental illness in South London
    P McCrone
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Schizophr Bull 27:653-60. 2001
    ..After controlling for background characteristics, it was revealed that services provided to clients from the intensive sector were $1,894 more expensive over 6 months than those provided to standard sector clients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the Armed Forces: health economic considerations
    Paul McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, United Kingdom
    J Trauma Stress 16:519-22. 2003
    ..The paper concludes that the quality of life and resource consequences of PTSD require a better understanding of the economics of the disorder and the alternative ways to treat it...
  23. ncbi request reprint A comparison of psychiatric casemix in the UK and Italy
    P McCrone
    Section of Community Psychiatry PRiSM, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 34:432-6. 1999
    ..Second, that diagnosis would not be an effective predictor of length of stay. Third, that diagnosis-based groups would be better predictors of length of stay in Italy due to shorter in-patient episodes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Economic implications of shared care arrangements. A primary care based study of patients in an inner city sample
    P McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Dept, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:553-9. 2004
    ..However, little is known about the resource implications of different levels of 'shared care'. The aim of this study is to compare service use and costs of different levels of shared care between primary and secondary care services...
  25. ncbi request reprint The economic cost of chronic fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome in UK primary care
    P McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London
    Psychol Med 33:253-61. 2003
    ..Given the disabling nature of chronic fatigue it may have a substantial impact on service use and costs as well as on employment. This study estimates this impact...
  26. ncbi request reprint Utilisation and costs of community mental health services. PRiSM Psychosis Study. 5
    P McCrone
    Section of Community Psychiatry PRiSM, Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Br J Psychiatry 173:391-8. 1998
    ..The costs and the effectiveness of mental health services need to be evaluated if provision is to be efficient. Service use and costs are described for two geographical areas in south London...
  27. doi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of cognitive behaviour therapy for psychosis in a routine clinical service
    Emmanuelle Peters
    Department of Psychology, Kings College London, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 122:302-18. 2010
    ..To evaluate cognitive behaviour therapy for psychosis (CBTp) delivered by non-expert therapists, using CBT relevant measures...
  28. pmc Are investigations anxiolytic or anxiogenic? A randomised controlled trial of neuroimaging to provide reassurance in chronic daily headache
    L Howard
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1558-64. 2005
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Cognitive behavioural therapy in addition to antispasmodic therapy for irritable bowel syndrome in primary care: randomised controlled trial
    T M Kennedy
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, UK
    Health Technol Assess 10:iii-iv, ix-x, 1-67. 2006
    ..To determine whether cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) in addition to antispasmodic treatment offers a cost-effective benefit to primary care patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and to identify predictors of outcome...
  30. ncbi request reprint A comparison of needs of patients with schizophrenia in five European countries: the EPSILON Study
    P McCrone
    Section of Community Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 103:370-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Needs vary between different countries. Unmet needs are greater in large urban areas like London and Amsterdam. Differences in the pattern of individual needs may be partly explained in terms of service provision...
  31. pmc Supported employment: randomised controlled trial
    Louise M Howard
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 196:404-11. 2010
    ..There have been few trials in other parts of the world...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of computerised cognitive-behavioural therapy for anxiety and depression in primary care: randomised controlled trial
    Paul McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:55-62. 2004
    ..Cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) is effective for treating anxiety and depression in primary care, but there is a shortage of therapists. Computer-delivered treatment may be a viable alternative...
  33. pmc Consequences of untreated posttraumatic stress disorder following war in former Yugoslavia: morbidity, subjective quality of life, and care costs
    Stefan Priebe
    The Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Croat Med J 50:465-75. 2009
    ..To assess long-term mental health outcomes in people who suffer from war-related posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) but do not receive appropriate treatment...
  34. ncbi request reprint The Maudsley long-term follow-up of child and adolescent depression: 3. Impact of comorbid conduct disorder on service use and costs in adulthood
    Martin Knapp
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, 7 Windsor Walk, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8F, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:19-23. 2002
    ..Depression in childhood or adolescence often has morbidity implications continuing into adulthood, generating needs for specialist services and support...
  35. pmc The effect of counselling, graded exercise and usual care for people with chronic fatigue in primary care: a randomized trial
    L Ridsdale
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Academic Neuroscience Centre, London, UK
    Psychol Med 42:2217-24. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of graded exercise therapy (GET), counselling (COUNS) and usual care plus a cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) booklet (BUC) for people presenting with chronic fatigue in primary care...
  36. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's disease in the UK: comparative evidence on cost of illness and volume of health services research funding
    A Lowin
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:1143-8. 2001
    ..In the light of these two findings we recommend further discussion of the distribution of public funding for research into this disease...
  37. pmc The hidden cost of chronic fatigue to patients and their families
    Ramon Sabes-Figuera
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:56. 2010
    ..The main aim of the study is to explore the economic impact of chronic fatigue in patients seeking help from general practitioners and to identify characteristics that explain variations in costs...
  38. pmc Multi-centred mixed-methods PEPFAR HIV care & support public health evaluation: study protocol
    Richard Harding
    King s College London, Cicely Saunders Institute, Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation School of Medicine at Guy s, King s and St Thomas Hospitals Bessemer Road, London SE5 9PJ, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:584. 2010
    ....
  39. pmc Variations in the quality and costs of end-of-life care, preferences and palliative outcomes for cancer patients by place of death: the QUALYCARE study
    Barbara Gomes
    Department of Palliative Care, King s College London, Cicely Saunders Institute, Bessemer Road, London SE5 9PJ, UK
    BMC Cancer 10:400. 2010
    ..The QUALYCARE study aims to examine variations in the quality and costs of end-of-life care, preferences and palliative outcomes associated with dying at home or in an institution for cancer patients...
  40. ncbi request reprint The REACT study: cost-effectiveness analysis of assertive community treatment in north London
    Paul McCrone
    Health Services and Population Research Department, King s College London, PO24 Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Psychiatr Serv 60:908-13. 2009
    ..This article provides a cost-effectiveness analysis of assertive community treatment and usual care from community mental health teams (CMHTs) in the United Kingdom...
  41. pmc Facilitators and barriers to implementing clinical care pathways
    Sara Evans-Lacko
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE58AF, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:182. 2010
    ....
  42. pmc A comparison of the clinical effectiveness and costs of mental health nurse supplementary prescribing and independent medical prescribing: a post-test control group study
    Ian J Norman
    King s College London, Division of Health and Social Care Research, London SE1 8WA, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:4. 2010
    ..This paper reports findings from the first known study to compare the cost and clinical impact of mental health nurse supplementary prescribing to independent medical prescribing...
  43. pmc A new GP with special interest headache service: observational study
    Leone Ridsdale
    Unit of Neurology and General Practice, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London
    Br J Gen Pract 58:478-83. 2008
    ..There is poor access to neurology services for patients in the community...
  44. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders among Somali refugees: developing culturally appropriate measures and assessing socio-cultural risk factors
    Kamaldeep Bhui
    Centre for Psychiatry Barts and The London Medical School, Charterhouse Sq, London, EC1M, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:400-8. 2006
    ..We aimed to develop a culturally appropriate instrument, and address the methodological challenges and assess some risk factors for mental disorder among Somalis in London...
  45. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of ethyl-eicosapentaenoic acid in bipolar depression: randomised double-blind placebo-controlled study
    Sophia Frangou
    Section of Neurobiology of Psychosis, PO66, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:46-50. 2006
    ..Epidemiological and clinical studies suggest that increased intake of eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) alleviates unipolar depression...
  46. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of relapse-prevention cognitive therapy for bipolar disorder: 30-month study
    Dominic H Lam
    Psychology Department, Institute of Psychiatry, DeCrespigny Park, London SE5 8AF
    Br J Psychiatry 186:500-6. 2005
    ..We have reported the advantageous clinical outcome of adding cognitive therapy to medication in the prevention of relapse of bipolar disorder...
  47. ncbi request reprint Cost-impact of young adults with high-functioning autistic spectrum disorder
    Krister Järbrink
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Service Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Res Dev Disabil 28:94-104. 2007
    ..The study also contributes towards a methodology of economically evaluating supported employment programs as well as other interventions for people with high-functioning ASD...
  48. doi request reprint Integrated care for co-occurring disorders: psychiatric symptoms, social functioning, and service costs at 18 months
    Tom K J Craig
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Kings College London, London, United Kingdom
    Psychiatr Serv 59:276-82. 2008
    ..The study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of a program for case managers that trained them to manage substance use disorders among persons with severe mental illness...
  49. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in mental health service use among patients with psychotic disorders
    Rajesh Mohan
    Section of Social and Cultural Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:771-6. 2006
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Use of standardised outcome measures in adult mental health services: randomised controlled trial
    Mike Slade
    Health Services Research Department Box P029, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 189:330-6. 2006
    ..Routine use of standardised outcome measures is not universal...
  51. pmc How do patients referred to neurologists for headache differ from those managed in primary care?
    Leone Ridsdale
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 57:388-95. 2007
    ..Headache is the neurological symptom most frequently presented to GPs and referred to neurologists, but little is known about how referred patients differ from patients managed by GPs...
  52. ncbi request reprint The economic impact of initiatives to reduce stigma: demonstration of a modelling approach
    Paul McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 19:131-9. 2010
    ..This paper seeks to provide a methodology to assess the cost-effectiveness of anti-stigma campaigns for people with mental health problems...
  53. doi request reprint Failure to improve appropriateness of referrals to adult community mental health services--lessons from a multi-site cluster randomized controlled trial
    Mike Slade
    Health Service and Population Research Department HSPRD, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Fam Pract 25:181-90. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether introducing a standardized assessment of severity improves agreement on referrals...
  54. pmc Exploratory cluster randomised controlled trial of shared care development for long-term mental illness
    Richard Byng
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Guys, Kings and St Thomas School of Medicine, Kings College London, 5 Lambeth Walk, London SE11 6SP, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 54:259-66. 2004
    ..The United Kingdom's National Health Service now requires general practices to contribute more systematically to care for this group of patients...
  55. pmc Views of the Therapeutic Environment (VOTE): stakeholder involvement in measuring staff perceptions of acute in-patient care
    C Laker
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:1403-10. 2012
    ..The impact of staff perceptions of daily work pressures on burnout requires further exploration because both issues may be adversely affecting the quality of staff interactions with service users...
  56. pmc The economic costs of progressive supranuclear palsy and multiple system atrophy in France, Germany and the United Kingdom
    Paul McCrone
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e24369. 2011
    ..Formal and unpaid costs were significantly higher the more severe the illness, as indicated by the Parkinson's Plus Symptom scale. There was a significant inverse relationship between service and unpaid care costs...
  57. doi request reprint Economic impact of early intervention in people at high risk of psychosis
    L R Valmaggia
    OASIS and Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Psychol Med 39:1617-26. 2009
    ..We assessed the cost-effectiveness of Outreach and Support in South London (OASIS), a service for people with an at-risk mental state (ARMS) for psychosis...
  58. ncbi request reprint Mental health economics: current methodological issues
    P McCrone
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci 20:239-43. 2011
    ..Economic evaluation is essential to ensure that such an investment is appropriately compared with investment elsewhere...
  59. doi request reprint Effect of early intervention on 5-year outcome in non-affective psychosis
    Rafael Gafoor
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings Health Partners, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 196:372-6. 2010
    ..Early specialised care may improve short-term outcome in first-episode non-affective psychosis, but it is unclear if these benefits endure...
  60. ncbi request reprint The Maudsley long-term follow-up of child and adolescent depression. Predicting costs in adulthood
    Paul McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 14:407-13. 2005
    ..Little is known about the long-term economic impact of childhood depression. The aim of this study is to identify and examine the links between the characteristics of children with depression and the costs of services used in adulthood...
  61. pmc Randomized controlled trial of computerized cognitive behavioural therapy for depressive symptoms: effectiveness and costs of a workplace intervention
    R Phillips
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 44:741-52. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the effectiveness of a computerized CBT intervention (MoodGYM) in a workplace context...
  62. ncbi request reprint Impact of initial treatment outcome on long-term costs of depression: a 3-year nationwide follow-up study in Taiwan
    Y J Pan
    Centre for the Economics of Mental and Physical Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Psychol Med 44:1147-58. 2014
    ..We aimed to identify demographic and clinical characteristics associated with initial treatment outcomes and to test whether and how these outcomes influence total healthcare costs over the subsequent 3 years...
  63. ncbi request reprint A comparison of statistical models in predicting violence in psychotic illness
    Stuart Thomas
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AE UK
    Compr Psychiatry 46:296-303. 2005
    ..The application of statistical modeling techniques, including classification and regression trees, in the prediction of violence has increasingly received attention...
  64. doi request reprint Pharmacoeconomic considerations in the treatment of multiple sclerosis
    Jessica Sharac
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Drugs 70:1677-91. 2010
    ..Further trial-based comparisons are required to increase the evidence base regarding drug treatments for MS...
  65. pmc Nurse and patient activities and interaction on psychiatric inpatients wards: a literature review
    Jessica Sharac
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:909-17. 2010
    ..It is, therefore, crucial to have a good understanding of activities that take place on inpatient wards...
  66. ncbi request reprint Post-migration geographical mobility, mental health and health service utilisation among Somali refugees in the UK: a qualitative study
    Nasir Warfa
    Department of Psychiatry, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS, UK
    Health Place 12:503-15. 2006
    ..Residential mobility was also perceived to interfere with health care receipt and therefore should be more comprehensively assessed in larger quantitative studies...
  67. ncbi request reprint The reliability and validity of the forensic Camberwell Assessment of Need (CANFOR): a needs assessment for forensic mental health service users
    Stuart D M Thomas
    Centre for Forensic Behavioural Science, Monash University, Victorian Institute of Forensic Mental Health, Victoria 3078, Australia
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 17:111-20. 2008
    ..813 and 0.699, respectively). The average interview time was 23 minutes. CANFOR has good validity and reliability, and is suitable for further testing with other service user groups...
  68. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of early intervention services
    Paul McCrone
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 51:s19-22. 2007
    ..Finally, the paper summarises some key evidence to date on early intervention services and economic evaluations currently being undertaken...
  69. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of memantine in Alzheimer's disease: an analysis based on a probabilistic Markov model from a UK perspective
    Roy W Jones
    The Research Institute for the Care of the Elderly, St Martin s Hospital, Bath, UK
    Drugs Aging 21:607-20. 2004
    ..While these findings suggest that, compared with placebo, memantine provides cost savings, further analyses may help to quantify potential economic gains over a longer treatment period...
  70. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant occupational therapy for work-related major depression works: randomized trial including economic evaluation
    Aart H Schene
    Department of Psychiatry, Programme for Mood Disorders, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 37:351-62. 2007
    ..In most cases depression is treated by medication and clinical management. The addition of occupational therapy (OT) might improve outcome. We determined the cost-effectiveness of the addition of OT to treatment as usual (TAU)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Treating posttraumatic stress in post-conflict countries and countries that accepted refugees. Report on the STOP-study, a multi-site study on treatment seeking and treatment outcome in people suffering from posttraumatic stress following war and migratio
    Matthias Schützwolh
    University of Technology, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Dresden, Germany
    Med Arh 58:359-62. 2004
    ..The paper presents the aims and the design of the STOP study. The first results of the study will be available in 2005...
  72. doi request reprint Clinical pathways in psychiatry
    Sara E Evans-Lacko
    Br J Psychiatry 193:4-5. 2008
    ..Further, it considers the case-mix clusters used in care pathways in relation to health service financial tariff and currency systems, and also reviews the evidence for the effectiveness of clinical pathways...
  73. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of computer-aided behaviour therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Paul McCrone
    Psychother Psychosom 76:249-50. 2007
  74. ncbi request reprint [Comparison of socio-demographic characteristics of patients with PTSD in the four countries of former Yugoslavia following the war]
    Abdulah Kucukalic
    Psihijatrijska klinika, Klinicki centar Univerziteta Sarajevo, BiH
    Med Arh 60:230-3. 2006
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