This Viewpoint from the National Academy of Medicine’s 2016 Vital Directions initiative proposes strategies to improve access to effective care for people with mental health and substance use disorders.
This cohort study compares patient outcomes, health care utilization, and costs for patients receiving primary care in integrated team-based care (TBC) vs traditional practice management (TPM) practices (usual care).
This randomized clinical trial compares the effect of a primary care–based management intervention vs usual care on mental health–related quality of life among patients surviving sepsis in the critical care setting.
This Medical News & Perspectives article discusses the relevance of mental health care reform in relation to mass shootings in the United States.
This meta-analysis summarizes published evidence about the prevalence of mental health conditions in patients undergoing bariatric surgery and associations between those conditions and weight loss outcomes.
This Viewpoint discusses an Institute of Medicine framework for improving the quality of psychosocial interventions delivered to persons with mental health and substance use disorders.
This Medical News & Perspectives article looks at the long-term mental health effects of Hurricane Katrina 10 years after the disaster.
This Viewpoint discusses the emotional and psychological effect Ebola virus disease has on individuals, communities, and countries that have struggled with outbreaks.