Randomised trial of personalised computer based information for patients with schizophrenia

Jones, Ray B.; Atkinson, Jacqueline M.; Coia, Denise A.; Paterson, Lesley; Morton, A. Ross; McKenna, Kate; Craig, Neil; Morrison, Jillian; Gilmour, W. Harper
April 2001
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);04/07/2001, Vol. 322 Issue 7290, p835
Academic Journal
Compares use, effect, and cost of personalized computer education with community psychiatric nurse education for patients with schizophrenia. Methods; Results; Conclusion that computer-based patient education offered no advantage over sessions with a community psychiatric nurse; Suggestion that an investigation of computer use combined with other health service contracts would be worth while.


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