Intervention Protocol

Interventions for psychosis in adolescents

  1. Steve D Wright1,*,
  2. Paul Russell2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Schizophrenia Group

Published Online: 19 JUL 2004

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004965


How to Cite

Wright SD, Russell P. Interventions for psychosis in adolescents (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2004, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD004965. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004965.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

  2. 2

    Christian Medical College, Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Vellore 632002, Tamil Nadu, India

*Steve D Wright, Malham House, 25 Hyde Terrace, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 9NL, UK. steveright@aol.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 19 JUL 2004

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

In order to address the question "should adolescent psychosis be managed in the same way as adult-onset psychosis", three specific objectives were identified:
1. To evaluate the effectiveness of interventions for psychosis in adolescents aged 13-17
2. To evaluate the tolerability and adverse effects of interventions in adolescent psychosis
3. Where possible, to allow objective comparisons to be made between interventions in adolescents and adults in terms of effectiveness, tolerability and adverse effects.