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Mental Health Outcome Measures

Editors: Thornicroft, Graham, Tansella, Michele (Eds.)

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Mental Health Outcome Measures provides an authoritative review of measurement scales currently available to assess the outcomes of mental health service intervention. The excerpt of summaries by leading writers in the field assess the contributions of scale in areas including mental state examination, quality of life, patient satisfaction, needs assessments, measurement of service cost, global functioning scales, and social disability. These chapters provide a critical appraisal of how far such scales have been shown to be reliable and valid, and provide valuable insights in to their ease of use. This book will provide an invaluable reference manual for those who want to take research on mental health services, and for those who need to interpret this research for policy, planning, and clinical practice.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Thornicroft, Graham (et al.)

    Pages 1-2

  • Statistical Methods for Measuring Outcomes

    Dunn, Graham

    Pages 3-13

  • Global Function Scales

    Phelan, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 15-25

  • Satisfaction with Psychiatric Services

    Ruggeri, Mirella

    Pages 27-51

  • Instruments Measuring Family or Caregiver Burden in Severe Mental Illness

    Schene, Aart H. (et al.)

    Pages 53-73

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-80202-7
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  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $119.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-642-80204-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Mental Health Outcome Measures
Editors
  • Graham Thornicroft
  • Michele Tansella
Copyright
1996
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-80202-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-80202-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-80204-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 231
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