Starting date
January 1, 2002
Duration (months)
Diagnostics and Public Health
Managers or local contacts
Tansella Michele
adherence intervention therapy, schizophrenia, quality of life

This study is a randomised controlled trial of adherence intervention therapy compared to a supportive health education, control intervention for people with an acute episode of schizophrenia. Patients in both treatment groups will be followed up for one year following randomisation, and quality of life, disability and medication adherence, a range of other outcome measures and costs will be assessed.


Commissione Europea
Funds: assigned and managed by the department

Project participants

Chiara Bonetto
Technical-administrative staff
Lorenzo Burti
Research Assistants
Claudia Goss
Maria Angela Mazzi
Technical-administrative staff
Michela Nose'
Associate Professor
Marta Solfa
Michele Tansella


Research facilities