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Table 5 Characteristics and quality of studies included in interventions domain: Social skills training

From: A systematic review of the international published literature relating to quality of institutional care for people with longer term mental health problems

Study (Country) Type(s) of Mental Illness Number of Participants Type of Study
(Type of Setting)
Quality Assessment
Bustillo et al. 2001 (USA) Schizophrenia, severe mental illness 962 Systematic review (5 studies) (setting not specified) 12/14
Lehman et al. 2004 (USA) Schizophrenia Not applicable Clinical guidance (inpatient and outpatient settings) Not applicable
NICE 2002 (UK) Schizophrenia Not applicable Clinical guidance (inpatient and outpatient settings) Not applicable
Pfammatter et al. 2006 (Switzerland) Schizophrenia or psychosis Not specified Systematic review & meta-analysis (19 studies) (setting not specified) 14/14
Pilling et al. 2002a (UK) Schizophrenia or related disorder 417 Systematic review & meta-analysis (9 studies) (setting not specified) 14/14
Roder et al. 2001 (Switzerland, Austria, and Germany) Schizophrenia 73 Case-control study (psychiatric institution) 8/14
Roder et al. 2002 (Switzerland, Austria, and Germany) Schizophrenia 105 Case-control study (psychiatric institution) 10/14