Table 59Databases searched and inclusion/exclusion criteria for clinical effectiveness of psychological interventions for carers

Electronic databasesMEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL, HMIC, PsycINFO, Cochrane Library
Date searchedDatabase inception to September 2006; table of contents September 2006 to November 2006
Study designRCT
Patient populationFamilies and/or carers of people who misuse drugs
InterventionsPsychosocial interventions: community reinforcement and family training, 5-step
OutcomesReduced stress
Increased coping


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