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Mental Health PLUS (Premium LiteratUre Service) is funded by the Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Pain Research and Care and created by the Health Information Research Unit, McMaster University, as a product of the McMaster Premium Literature Service, McMasterPLUSTM

MentalHealth+ is continuously updated and provides access to current best evidence from health care research, to support evidence-based clinical decisions.

This service is unique: all citations (from over 110 premier clinical journals) are pre-rated for evidence quality by research staff, then rated for clinical relevance and interest by at least 3 members of a worldwide panel of practicing clinicians (physicians, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, and clinical psychologists with a common interest in mental health).

What are the features of MentalHealth+?

The current features of MentalHealth+ include:

What do the clinical ratings in MentalHealth+ mean?

The current features of PLUS include:

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