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The role of family therapy in the management of schizophrenia: challenges and solutions

Overview of attention for article published in Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment, January 2015
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (91st percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (85th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
1 news outlet
twitter
4 tweeters
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page
googleplus
1 Google+ user

Citations

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42 Dimensions

Readers on

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306 Mendeley
Title
The role of family therapy in the management of schizophrenia: challenges and solutions
Published in
Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment, January 2015
DOI 10.2147/ndt.s51331
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Authors

Mar Rus-Calafell, Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar, Alfonso Urzúa, Jorge Escudero, José Gutiérrez-Maldonado

Abstract

Family interventions for schizophrenia have been amply demonstrated to be effective and are recommended by most of the international clinical guidelines. However, their implementation in the clinical setting as well as in treatment protocols of patients with psychosis has not been fully achieved yet. With the increasing deinstitutionalization of patients, family has begun to assume the role of care performed by psychiatric hospitals, with a high emotional cost for caregivers as well as the recognition of burden experiences. Families have been the substitute in the face of the scarcity of therapeutic, occupational, and residential resources. For this reason, the viability of patients' care by their families has become a challenge. This article aims to discuss the most important aspects of family interventions, their impact on families, and the most important challenges that need to be overcome in order to achieve well-being and recovery in both patients and caregivers.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Chile 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Portugal 1 <1%
Unknown 302 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 75 25%
Student > Master 54 18%
Student > Postgraduate 23 8%
Researcher 18 6%
Student > Ph. D. Student 18 6%
Other 56 18%
Unknown 62 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 76 25%
Psychology 66 22%
Nursing and Health Professions 53 17%
Social Sciences 10 3%
Neuroscience 9 3%
Other 25 8%
Unknown 67 22%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 16. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 14 March 2022.
All research outputs
#1,768,882
of 21,050,897 outputs
Outputs from Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment
#219
of 2,846 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#27,710
of 320,356 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment
#11
of 69 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,050,897 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 91st percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 2,846 research outputs from this source. They typically receive more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 7.7. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 92% of its peers.
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