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Table 5 Admission GAF-Symptom and GAF-Functioning scores by selected HoNOS categories and the clinical problem type at admission

From: A crisis resolution and home treatment team in Norway: a longitudinal survey study Part 1. Patient characteristics at admission and referral

  GAF-Symptom GAF-Functioning
Mean SD SE Mean SD SE
Self-harm (Missing = 2)
  No (n = 329) 49.09 10.099 0.557 48.35 13.069 0.721
  Yes (n = 32) 39.75 10.106 1.786 45.22 14.466 2.557
t-test t = 4.994** t = 1.280
Psychotic Problems (Missing =1)
  No (n = 336) 49.52 9.541 0.521 49.21 12.823 0.700
  Yes (n = 26) 31.92 6.968 1.367 32.96 7.539 1.479
t-test t = 9.209** t = 9.934**
Depression (Missing = 2)
  No (n = 281) 49.90 10.008 0.597 50.36 12.834 0.766
  Yes (n = 80) 42.53 9.893 1.106 39.74 10.975 1.226
t-test t = 5.830** t = 7.342**
Clinical Problem Type
  No Problem Type 53.38 9.141 0.876 59.31 12.183 1.167
  Stress Type 50.49 7.892 0.924 49.67 11.079 1.297
  Self-harm Type 39.20 10.530 1.953 45.34 14.561 2.704
  Psychosis Type 31.96 7.109 1.422 32.24 6.716 1.343
  Depression Type 45.44 7.162 0.910 41.21 8.864 1.126
  Single Problem Type 53.00 11.320 2.033 51.29 13.118 2.356
  Miscellaneous Type 47.14 6.120 1.305 42.95 12.621 2.691
Total (N = 352; Missing = 11) 48.31 10.513 0.561 48.11 13.278 0.709
F statistics F = 29.375** (df = 6,344) F = 20.962** (df = 6, 344)  
  1. *Significant at p < .05; **Significant at p < .01.