n South African Journal of Psychiatry - What do patients with psychotic and mood disorders know about their illness and medication?
|Article Title||What do patients with psychotic and mood disorders know about their illness and medication?|
|Journal||South African Journal of Psychiatry|
|Author||C. Kotze, M.P. King and P.M. Joubert|
|Publication Date||Aug 2008|
|Pages||84 - 90|
ISI Social Science
According to Pekkala and Merinder, authors of the 2006 Cochrane review on psychoeducation for schizophrenia, any kind of psychoeducational intervention significantly decreased relapse or readmission rates at 9 - 18 months' follow-up compared with standard care. Findings were also consistent with the probability that psychoeducation had a positive effect on a person's well-being.
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