A review of 79 randomized controlled trials and 24,308 patients worldwide comparing collaborative care with routine care or alternative treatments (such as consultation-liaison) for depression and anxiety.
To date there have been over 80 research trials documenting the effectiveness of collaborative care. This list of references is a brief, selected sample.
This handout shows the differences between the two types of care given in the IMPACT trial, usual care and collaborative care.
A meta-analysis of the evidence for collaborative depression care examining 37 randomized controlled trials with 12,355 total patients.