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Table 2 Contents of treatment

From: Treatment and outcomes of crisis resolution teams: a prospective multicentre study

Length of treatment:   
All patients: days (SD) range 19.5 (24.4) 0-97 <0.001**
More than one consultation by a CRT: days (SD) 29.3 (24.8) 0.001**
Frequency of consultations and co-operation:   
One consultation by a CRT: n (%) 225 (33.1) <0.001**
Consultations more than twice a week: n (%) 50 (7.4) <0.001**
Doctor/psychologist participated in consultations 375 (55.1) <0.001**
Inclusion of family/networks (consultations, meetings, other kinds of contact): 350 (51.5) <0.001**
Collaboration with other mental health services (consultations, meetings, or other kind of contact): n (%) 486 (71.5) 0.038**
GPs 351 (51.6) <0.001**
Community mental health centres 219 (32.2) <0.001**
Psychiatric nurse/other professions in the municipality: 173 (25.4) <0.001**
Acute in-patient wards 144 (21.2) <0.001**
Unwanted incidents: n (%)   
Suicide attempts 14 (2.1)  
Self-harm 32 (4.7)  
Physical attacks on others 16 (2.4)  
Exposed to physical attacks from others 5 (0.7)  
Pharmacological treatment: n (%)   
Medication at the end of treatment 316 (42.0) <0.001**
Antipsychotic medication: n (%) 138 (20.9)  
Antidepressant medication: n (%) 181 (26.6)  
Mood-stabilizing medication: n (%) 72 (10.6)  
Anxiety medication: n (%) 83 (12.2)  
Sleep medication: n (%) 91 (13.4)  
Other kind of medication: n (%) 5  
Reasons for concluding treatment: n (%)   
Concluded as planned 511 (75.1) 0.002**
Concluded earlier than planned 132 (19.4) 0.016**
Concluded later than planned 35 (5.1) 0.008**
Other characteristics:   
Individual care plan: n (%) 68 (10.0) <0.001**
Use of coercion: n (%) 8 (0.1)  
Brought to CRT by the police: n (%) 27 (4.0)  
  1. *p values from χ2 tests, ANOVA, and Kruskal-Wallis test; "**significance of the difference between teams