Affiliation: St George's Hospital Medical School
- Assertive outreach teams in London: models of operation. Pan-London Assertive Outreach Study, part 1Christine Wright
Department of General Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School and South West London and St George s Mental Health Trust, London, UK
Br J Psychiatry 183:132-8. 2003..Assertive outreach teams have been introduced in the UK, based on the assertive community treatment (ACT) model. It is unclear how models of community care translate from one culture to another or the degree of adaptation that may result...
- A systematic review of home treatment services--classification and sustainabilityChristine Wright
Dept of Mental Health, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 ORE, UK
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:789-96. 2004..Moreover, the sustainability of experimental services beyond their research studies is rarely reported...
- Assertive Community Treatment for alcohol dependence (ACTAD): study protocol for a randomised controlled trialHelen Gilburt
Department of Addictions, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, UK
Trials 13:19. 2012..So far there has been little research on this...
- 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...
- A systematic review of the international published literature relating to quality of institutional care for people with longer term mental health problemsTatiana L Taylor
Research Department of Mental Health Sciences, UCL Medical School, London, UK
BMC Psychiatry 9:55. 2009..We aimed to identify the key components of institutional care for people with longer term mental health problems and the effectiveness of these components...
- Assertive outreach teams in London: staff experiences and perceptions. Pan-London Assertive Outreach Study, part 2Joanne Billings
University College London and Camden and Islington Mental Health and Social Care Trust, UK
Br J Psychiatry 183:139-47. 2003..The job satisfaction, burn-out and work experiences of assertive outreach team staff are likely to be important to the model's sustainability...
- Assertive outreach teams in London: patient characteristics and outcomes. Pan-London Assertive Outreach Study, part 3Stefan Priebe
Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine, UK
Br J Psychiatry 183:148-54. 2003..Although the model of assertive outreach has been widely adopted, it is unclear who receives assertive outreach in practice and what outcomes can be expected under routine conditions...
- Characteristics of teams, staff and patients: associations with outcomes of patients in assertive outreachStefan Priebe
Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, Newham Centre for Mental Health, London E13 8SP, UK
Br J Psychiatry 185:306-11. 2004..Little is known about what characteristics of teams, staff and patients are associated with a favourable outcome of severe mental illness managed by assertive outreach...
- Acute coronary syndrome nurses: perceptions of other members of the health care teamMaria Dunckley
Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, CV1 5FB, UK
Accid Emerg Nurs 14:204-9. 2006..Communication and problem solving were identified as key elements of the ACS nurse role. Findings in this study show support for the integration of an ACS nurse role as a way to provide improved care to ACS patients...