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Table 7 Risk appropriateness of all diversions to healthcare outside prison (N = 349), 2012–2014. Mean DUNDRUM triage security scores (D1) and triage urgency scores (D2), with 95 % confidence intervals for means

From: STRESS-testing clinical activity and outcomes for a combined prison in-reach and court liaison service: a 3-year observational study of 6177 consecutive male remands

   D-1 triage security score D-2 triage urgency score Total (D-1 + D-2) triage score
N Mean (SD) 95 % CI Mean (SD) 95 % CI Mean (SD) 95 % (CI)
Forensic admission 60 2.39 (0.07) 2.25–2.53 2.01 (0.07) 1.89 –2.14 2.26 (0.06) 2.15–2.37
General admission 81 1.44 (0.05) 1.35–1.53 1.19 (0.06) 1.07–1.31 1.36 (0.05) 1.26–1.45
Outpatient diversions 208 0.77 (0.03) 0.71–0.82 0.26 (0.02) 0.23–0.30 0.59 (0.02) 0.55–0.63
  1. Mean DUNDRUM-1 Security (D-1), DUNDRUM-2 Urgency (D-2) and mean total triage (D-1 + D-2) scores for all admissions to forensic hospitals, general psychiatric admissions and outpatient diversions (N = 349) from 2012 to 2014. D-1 ANOVA F = 327.6, df = 2, p < 0.001; D-2 ANOVA F = 522.6, df = 2, p < 0.001. Combined ANOVA F = 506.9, df = 2, p < 0.001