Journal article icon

Journal article

Developing stepped care treatment for depression (STEPS): study protocol for a pilot randomised controlled trial.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Stepped care is recommended and implemented as a means to organise depression treatment. Compared with alternative systems, it is assumed to achieve equivalent clinical effects and greater efficiency. However, no trials have examined these assumptions. A fully powered trial of stepped care compared with intensive psychological therapy is required but a number of methodological and procedural uncertainties associated with the conduct of a large trial need to be addressed first. MET...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1186/1745-6215-15-452

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Journal:
Trials
Volume:
15
Pages:
452
Publication date:
2014-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1745-6215
Source identifiers:
491195
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:491195
UUID:
uuid:a8c885ff-7bd8-4282-be63-078b867d24c3
Local pid:
pubs:491195
Deposit date:
2014-12-10

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP