Compulsory Community and Involuntary Outpatient Treatment for People With Severe Mental Disorders
Kisely, Steve R
Campbell, Leslie Anne
Preston, Neil J
Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online) 2011 February 16; 2: CD004408
There is controversy as to whether compulsory community treatment for people with severe mental illnesses reduces health service use, or improves clinical outcome and social functioning. Given the widespread use of such powers it is important to assess the effects of this type of legislation.
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