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Effectiveness Of Continuity-Of-Care Programs To Reduce Time In Hospital In Persons With Schizophrenia

Research Summary | March 18, 2015

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Key Messages Although they are not yet commonly used, there is evidence supporting the efficacy of Community-of-Care Programs (CCPs) for the management of patients with mental illness. The impact of established CCPs in Madrid was assessed retrospectively in 250 patients with schizophrenia in 2002, demonstrating a drop of 0.18 hospital admissions per patient (95% CI:…

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