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Table 3 The number of events in 2013 per agitation state and intervention line required to solve the event

From: In-patient costs of agitation and containment in a mental health catchment area

  Number of events States of agitation Total
Anxiety and irritability Moderate agitation Agitation with aggression against objects Agitation with aggression against persons
AAI MA AAO AAP
Line of intervention L1: VC + S 52 22 29 5 108
L2: VC + SC + S 52 30 145 18 245
L3: VC + SC + R + S 0 0 116 39 155
Total 104 52 289 63 508
  1. VC Verbal containment, S Surveillance, SC seclusion, R restraint