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Outcome and Cost Analysis Studies on DID
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Outcome and Cost Analysis Studies on DID

Coons, PM (1986). Treatment progress in 20 patients with multiple personality disorder. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 177, 715-721. 
Ellason, JW, & Ross, RA (1997). Two year follow-up of inpatients with dissociative identity disorder. American Journal of Psychiatry, 154, 832-839.
135 inpatients with DID, 54 located 2 years later. Marked improvement of Schneiderian first-ranked symptoms, mood and anxiety disorders, dissociative symptoms, and somatization, with significantly less psychiatric medications prescribed.
Fraser, GA, & Raine, D. (1992). Cost analysis of the treatment of MPD. In BG Braun (Ed). Ninth Annual International Conference on Multiple Personality/Dissociative States, 10. Chicago, IL: Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke's Hospital.
Although initial costs are high, the rate of hospitalization and intense utilization of services decreases over several years in the treatment of MPD.
Kluft, RP (1994). Treatment trajectories in multiple personality disorder. Dissociation, 7(1), 63-76.
A prototype instrument to measure treatment progress in MPD across a number of therapeutic dimensions (eg, therapeutic alliance, need for medication, hospitalization, etc.).

Loewenstein, RJ. (1994). Diagnosis, epidemiology, clinical course, treatment, and cost effectiveness of treatment for dissociative disorders and multiple personality disorder: Report submitted to the Clinton administration task force on health care financing reform. Dissociation, 7(1), 3-11.

Ross, CA, & Dua, V. (1993). Psychiatric health care costs of multiple personality disorder. American Journal of Psychotherapy, 47, 103-111.


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