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The capacity of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder individuals to make autonomous decisions about pharmacological treatments for their illness in real life: A scoping review

Pons, Enric Vincens; Salvador-Carulla, Luis; Calcedo-Barba, Alfredo; Paz, Silvia; Messer, Thomas; Pacciardi, Bruno; zeller, Scott L.


Abstract Background and aim Having decision making capacity is central to the exercise of autonomy in mental health care. The objective of this scoping review is to summarize the evidence on the capacity of people with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder to make decisions about their treatment in real life to support medical practice. Methods Systematic search of observational studies on the assessment of capacity of patients with schizophrenia, psychosis, or bipolar disorder to make...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2020
Type: Journal article
Source: Health Science Reports
DOI: 10.1002/hsr2.179
Access Rights: Open Access


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