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Non-specialist health worker interventions for the care of mental, neurological and substance-abuse disorders in low- and middle-income countries

  1. Nadja van Ginneken1,2,*,
  2. Prathap Tharyan3,
  3. Simon Lewin4,5,
  4. Girish N Rao6,
  5. SM Meera2,
  6. Jessica Pian7,
  7. Sudha Chandrashekar7,8,
  8. Vikram Patel1,2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Effective Practice and Organisation of Care Group

Published Online: 19 NOV 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 2 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009149.pub2


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van Ginneken N, Tharyan P, Lewin S, Rao GN, Meera SM, Pian J, Chandrashekar S, Patel V. Non-specialist health worker interventions for the care of mental, neurological and substance-abuse disorders in low- and middle-income countries. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD009149. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009149.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Centre for Global Mental Health, London, UK

  2. 2

    Sangath, Goa, India

  3. 3

    Christian Medical College, South Asian Cochrane Network & Centre, Prof. BV Moses & ICMR Advanced Centre for Research & Training in Evidence Informed Health Care, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

  4. 4

    Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services, Global Health Unit, Oslo, Norway

  5. 5

    Medical Research Council of South Africa, Health Systems Research Unit, Tygerberg, South Africa

  6. 6

    National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Department of Epidemiology, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

  7. 7

    London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK

  8. 8

    St. Johns Research Institute, Bangalore, India

*Nadja van Ginneken, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, London, WC1E 7HT, UK. nadja.vanginneken@lshtm.ac.uk. nvanginneken@yahoo.co.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 19 NOV 2013

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