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Effentiveness of Assertive Community Treatment versus Care-as-usual for patients with severe and persistent psychiatric disorders.


- candidate number1475
- NTR NumberNTR281
- ISRCTNISRCTN11281756
- Date ISRCTN created20-dec-2005
- date ISRCTN requested18-okt-2005
- Date Registered NTR9-sep-2005
- Secondary IDsZonMW project number: 100-103-016 
- Public TitleEffentiveness of Assertive Community Treatment versus Care-as-usual for patients with severe and persistent psychiatric disorders.
- Scientific TitleEffentiveness of Assertive Community Treatment versus Care-as-usual for patients with severe and persistent psychiatric disorders.
- ACRONYMN/A
- hypothesisACT will, compared to care-as-usual result in less admission days and more sustained contact with mental health. Moreover, life skills will be more improved possibly resulting in a higher quality of life.
- Healt Condition(s) or Problem(s) studiedMental illness
- Inclusion criteriaMental health patients with a Health of the Nation Scales (HoNOS) total score above 14.
- Exclusion criteriaN/A
- mec approval receivedyes
- multicenter trialno
- randomisedyes
- masking/blindingNone
- controlActive
- groupParallel
- Type2 or more arms, randomized
- Studytypeintervention
- planned startdate 1-sep-2004
- planned closingdate31-aug-2006
- Target number of participants100
- InterventionsAssertive Community Treatment (ACT).
In ACT the caseload is a shared responsibility for the whole team;
ACT is further characterized by: a low staff-to-patient ratio (1-10 maximally);
in vivo treatment at home of the patient; the inclusion of a wide range of disciplines in the ACT team, including client participation. Fidelity is measured by 28 items.
- Primary outcome1. Admissions/admission days;
2. Care consumption;
3. Sustained contact with mental health;
4. Life skills.
- Secondary outcome1. Psychiatric Symptoms;
2. Quality of Life;
3. Satisfaction with care;
4. Family burden.
- TimepointsN/A
- Trial web siteN/A
- statusstopped: trial finished
- CONTACT FOR PUBLIC QUERIES J.W. Bloemers
- CONTACT for SCIENTIFIC QUERIESDr. S. Sytema
- Sponsor/Initiator University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), Rob Giel Research Center (RGOc)
- Funding
(Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support)
ZON-MW, The Netherlands Organization for Health Research and Development
- PublicationsActa Psychiatr Scand. 2007 Aug;116(2):105-12.
- Brief summary117 patients were randomized to the 2 conditions. For these patients care related data are available (3 primary outcome measures). 80% gave informed consent for an interview (1 primary outcome measure and secondary outcome measures). There are 2 interview measurements (1 year follow-up).
- Main changes (audit trail)
- RECORD8-sep-2005 - 2-dec-2008


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