Table 15Strength-of-evidence grade for studies assessing discharge planning with benefit-application assistance for Key Question 2

ComparisonOutcomeNumber of Studies (Number of Patients)Overall Risk of BiasConsistencyDirectnessPrecisionDirection of EffectSOE Grade
Discharge planning with benefit-application assistanceMH service use upon release2 (814)MediumConsistentIndirectImpreciseDischarge planning with benefit-application assistanceLow

MH = mental health; SOE = strength of evidence

From: Results

Cover of Interventions for Adult Offenders With Serious Mental Illness
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Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, No. 121.
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