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Universal and selective interventions to promote good mental health in young people: Systematic review and meta-analysis.

Gonzalo Salazar de Pablo, Andrea De Micheli, Dorien H Nieman, Christoph U Correll, Lars Vedel Kessing, Andrea Pfennig, Andreas Bechdolf, Stefan Borgwardt, Celso Arango, Therese van Amelsvoort, Eduard Vieta, Marco Solmi, Dominic Oliver, Ana Catalan, Valeria Verdino, Lucia Di Maggio, Ilaria Bonoldi, Julio Vaquerizo-Serrano, Ottone Baccaredda Boy, Umberto Provenzani Show all

European Neuropsychopharmacology | Published : 2020

Abstract

Promotion of good mental health in young people is important. Our aim was to evaluate the consistency and magnitude of the efficacy of universal/selective interventions to promote good mental health. A systematic PRISMA/RIGHT-compliant meta-analysis (PROSPERO: CRD42018088708) search of Web of Science until 04/31/2019 identified original studies comparing the efficacy of universal/selective interventions for good mental health vs a control group, in samples with a mean age <35 years. Meta-analytical random-effects model, heterogeneity statistics, assessment of publication bias, study quality and sensitivity analyses investigated the efficacy (Hedges' g=effect size, ES) of universal/selective ..

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