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Table 6 Significant differences in BPRS scores in FPSUs with unmet need versus without unmet need score in CANFOR domains

From: CANFOR Portuguese version: validation study

   BPRS
CANFOR User´s ratings Scales Median (Mean)a Mann–Whitney Utest
Domains* 0= other score (n) (range: 1–7)
(n=114) 1=unmet need (n)    p value
1. Accommodation 0 (110) Motor hyperactivity 1.00 0.001
1 (4) 2.00
2. Food 0 (112) Excitement 1.00 0.001
1 (2) 4.50
0 (112) Motor hyperactivity 1.00 <0.001
1(2) 3.50
5. Daytime activities 0 (57) Hallucinations 1.00 (1.25) <0.001
  1 (57)   1.00 (1.93)  
  0 (57) Unusual thought content 1.00 (1.12) <0.001
  1 (57)   1.00 (1.79)  
6. Physical health 0 (92) Somatic concern 1.00 <0.001
  1 (22)   3.00  
7. Psychotic symptoms 0 (101) Hallucinations 1.00 <0.001
  1 (13)   3.00  
  0 (101) Unusual thought content 1.00 <0.001
  1 (13) 3.00
  0 (101) Bizarre behaviour 1.00 (1.18) 0.001
  1 (13) 1.00 (2.00)
  0 (101) Uncooperativeness 1.00 (1.01) <0.001
  1 (13) 1.00 (1.23)
  0 (101) Distractibility 1.00 (1.01) 0.002
  1 (13) 1.00 (1.23)
8. Information about condition and treatment 0 (63) Hallucinations 1.00 (1.32) <0.001
  1 (51)   1.00 (1.92)  
  0 (63) Unusual thought content 1.00 (1.14) <0.001
  1 (51)   1.00 (1.84)  
9. Psychological distress 0 (42) Anxiety 3.00 (2.60) <0.001
  1 (72)   3.00 (3.35)  
  0 (42) Depression 2.00 <0.001
  1 (72)   4.00  
  0 (42) Suicidality 1.00 <0.001
  1 (72)   2.00  
10. Safety to self 0 (70) Depression 3.00 0.007
1 (44) 4.00
0 (70) Suicidality 1.00 <0.001
1 (44) 4.00
11. Safety to others 0 (99) Hostility 1.00 <0.001
1 (15) 4.00
  0 (99) Tension 1.00 <0.001
  1 (15) 3.00
13. Drugs 0 (88) Suicidality 1.00 0.004
  1 (26)   3.50  
  0 (88) Guilt 2.00 0.003
  1 (26)   3.00  
14. Company 0 (66) Somatic concern 1.00 0.005
  1 (48)   2.00  
  0 (66) Motor retardation 1.00 (1.11) 0.001
  1 (48)   1.00 (1.42)  
  0 (66) Excitement 1.00 (1.48) 0.003
  1 (48)   1.00 (1.10)  
15. Intimate relationships 0 (69) Guilt 2.00 0.005
1 (45) 3.00
16. Sexual expression 0 (39) Guilt 2.00 0.007
1 (75) 3.00
0 (39) Hostility 1.00 0.009
1 (75) 2.00
0 (39) Suspiciousness 2.00 (1.77) 0.009
1 (75) 2.00 (2.31)
19. Telephone 0 (103) Disorientation 1.00 (1.00) 0.002
  1 (11)   1.00 (1.09)  
22. Social benefits 0 (31) Motor retardation 1.00 (1.00) 0.002
  1 (83)   1.00 (1.33)  
23. Treatment 0 (105) Grandiosity 1.00 (1.14) <0.001
  1 (9)   1.00 (2.33)  
  0 (105) Bizarre behaviour 1.00 (1.22) 0.009
  1 (9)   1.00 (1.89)  
25. Arson 0 (110) Excitement 1.00 0.010
1 (4) 2.00
0 (110) Motor hyperactivity 1.00 0.001
1 (4) 1.50
  1. * Unmet needs scores in 3.Looking after the living environment, 4.Self-care, 12.Alcohol, 14. Company, 17.Child Care, 18.Basic education, 20.Transport, 21.Money and 24.Sexual Offences domains without high significant associations with BPRS scales (>0.01). a Calculation of the mean whenever median is the same in (0) and (1) scores.