The early detection and referral to specialized services of young people at ultra-high risk (UHR) for psychosis may reduce the duration of untreated psychosis and, therefore, improve prognosis. General practitioners (GPs) are usually the healthcare professionals contacted first on the help-seeking pathway of these individuals.
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Perez, J., Russo, D. A., Stochl, J., Byford, S., Zimbron, J., Graffy, J. P., Painter, M., Croudace, T. J., & Jones, P. B. (2013). Comparison of high and low intensity contact between secondary and primary care to detect people at ultra-high risk for psychosis: study protocol for a theory-based, cluster randomized controlled trial. Trials, 14, . https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-14-222