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Table 5 Distribution in the Clinical problem type by Whether or not coordination contacts were made with psychiatric service(s), and with GP and RN in the community

From: A crisis resolution and home treatment team in Norway: a longitudinal survey study Part 2. Provision of professional services

Clinical Problem Type at Admission† Coordination with community psychiatric service(s)
Yes No Total
N (%) N (%) N (%)
No clinical problem 35 (32.1) 74 (67.9) 109 (100.0)
Stress symptom only 31 (42.5) 42 (57.5) 73 (100.0)
Self-harm type 14 (48.3) 15 (51.7) 29 (100.0)
Psychosis type 17 (68.0) 8 (32.0) 25 (100.0)
Depression type 29 (47.5) 32 (52.5) 61 (100.0)
Single problem type 16 (51.6) 15 (48.4) 31 (100.0)
Miscellaneous type 7 (31.8) 15 (68.2) 22 (100.0)
Total (Missing = 13) 149 (42.6) 201 (57.4) 350 (100.0)
Statistics: χ2 = 14.571* (df = 6; p = .024)
Clinical Problem Type at admission† Coordination with GP and/or RN in the community
GP Only RN only GP & RN None Total
No clinical problem 38 (34.9) 9 (8.3) 13 (11.9) 49 (45.0) 109 (100.0)
Stress symptom only 25 (34.2) 9 (12.3) 10 (13.7) 29 (39.7) 73 (100.0)
Self-harm type 10 (34.5) 4 (13.8) 5 (17.2) 10 (34.5) 29 (100.0)
Psychosis type 4 (16.0) 7 (28.0) 7 (28.0) 7 (28.0) 25 (100.0)
Depression type 31 (50.8) 6 (9.8) 11 (18.0) 13 (21.3) 61 (100.0)
Single problem type 17 (54.8) 5 (16.1) 4 (12.9) 5 (16.1) 31 (100.0)
Miscellaneous type 5 (22.7) 3 (13.6) 9 (40.9) 5 (22.7) 22 (100.0)
Total (Missing = 13) 130 (37.1) 43 (12.3) 59 (16.9) 118 (33.7) 350 (100.0)
Statistics: χ2 = 40.784* (df = 18; p = .002)
  1. *Significant p < .05.
  2. For this grouping, those with the scores of 3 or 4 in the HoNOS categories were considered to have given symptoms.