Day hospital v inpatient care for acute psychiatric disorders*

Outcomes at 2–24 monthsNumber of trials (n)Weighted mean difference (95% CI)
Duration of index admission (d)3 (465)10.9 (1.09 to 20.7)
Total number of days in hospital (d/mo)3 (465)−0.38 (−1.32 to 0.55)