Collaborative care for people with depression and anxiety

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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. Collaborative care was associated with significant improvement in depression and anxiety outcomes compared with usual care.

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication date
2012, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD006525. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006525.pub2
Archer J, Bower P, Gilbody S, Lovell K, Richards D, Gask L, Dickens C, Coventry P