Recent Projects

Evaluation of opening a type III/IV Medical-Psychiatric Unit

This is a nonequivalent control group design, also called an institutional cycle design, comparing a group of patients fitting MPU-admission criteria prior to opening of the MPU (pre-MPU group) with patients treated on the MPU when it was actually opened (actual MPU-group).

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Measuring HoNOS, CANSAS and costs on a Medical Psychiatric Units

This descriptive economic evaluation uses a single-center observational prospective design. The study was carried out in the Medical Psychiatric Unit of the ‘Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis’ (OLVG), a Dutch general hospital.

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Types of Medical Psychiatry Units (MPUs) in the wild

Empirical Types of Medical Psychiatry Units

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Types of Medical Psychiatry Units (MPUs) in the wild

Spotting Kathol’s typology

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