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Improving delivery of care through change management
This article describes an evidence-based care initiative and programme of clinical change which set out to improve the delivery of nursing care and related health outcomes for mentally disordered offender patients at Rampton ...
The closure of a long-stay psychiatric hospital: A longitudinal study of patients' behavior
This paper summarises longitudinal data based on repeat assessments of the behavioural functioning of 90 long-stay psychiatric patients. Data were gathered over a period of 4-5 years that spanned a hospital closure and the ...
Section 25 aftercare under supervision: The first eighteen months' experience
Supervised discharge was introduced, against much professional opposition, in the Mental Health (Patients in the Community) Act 1995. All patients subject to supervised discharge (SD) in a large health district were ...