OBJECTIVE: To assess the impact of teaching general practitioners to carry out structured assessments of their long term mentally ill patients. DESIGN: Randomised controlled trial. SETTING: Sixteen group general practices in South Thames (west) region. SUBJECTS: 440 adults disabled by long term mental illness. INTERVENTIONS: Patients were identified by using practice data with help from local psychiatric and social services. In eight practices the practitioners were taught a structured assess...Expand abstract
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Randomised controlled trial of teaching general practitioners to carry out structured assessments of their long term mentally ill patients.
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