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Table 1 Demographic and service use characteristics of service user and carer respondents

From: Crisis resolution and home treatment: stakeholders’ views on critical ingredients and implementation in England

  Service users N = 42 N (%) Carers N = 20 N (%)
Gender Male 14 (33%) Male 8 (40%)
Female 28 (67%) Female 12 (60%)
Age 16–24 5 (12%) 16–24 0
25–34 11 (26%) 25–34 2 (10%)
35–44 13 (31%) 35–44 3 (15%)
45–54 8 (19%) 45–54 7 (35%)
55–64 5 (12%) 55–64 5 (25%)
65+ 0 65+ 3 (15%)
Ethnicity White British 30 (71%) White British 16 (80%)
White Irish 1 (2%) White Irish 1 (5%)
White Other 2 (5%) White Other 0
Black Caribbean 3 (7%) Black Caribbean 0
Black African 1 (2%) Black African 0
Indian 1 (2%) Indian 0
Asian Other 2 (5%) Asian Other 0
Mixed White/Asian 0 Mixed White/Asian 1 (5%)
Other mixed ethnicity 0 Other mixed ethnicity 1 (5%)
Other ethnic group 2 (5%) Other ethnic group 1 (5%)
Relationship to service user N/A   Partner 11 (55%)
  Parent 9 (45%)
Lives with service user N/A   Yes 15 (75%)
  No 5 (25%)
Number of times service user used a CRT Once 17 (41%) Once 10 (50%)
2–5 times 18 (43%) 2–5 times 7 (35%)
6–10 times 7 (17%) 6–10 times 2 (10%)
> 10 times 0 > 10 times 1 (5%)
Most recent service user contact with CRT ended Still receiving CRT support 7 (17%) Still receiving CRT support 5 (25%)
< 1 month ago 21 (50%) < 1 month ago 6 (30%)
1 to 3 months ago 10 (24%) 1 to 3 months ago 5 (23%)
> 3 months ago 4 (10%) > 3 months ago 4 (20%)
Previous service user in-patient admission Yes 32 (76%) Yes 16 (80%)
No 10 (24%) No 4 (20%)
Most recent hospital discharge < 3 months ago 15 (36%) < 3 months ago 5 (25%)
3–12 months ago 9 (21%) 3–12 months ago 5 (25%)
1–5 years ago 5 (12%) 1–5 years ago 3 (15%)
> 5 years ago 3 (7%) > 5 years ago 3 (15%)
N/A 10 (24%) N/A 4 (20%)
Service user has care co-ordinator Yes 22 (52%) Yes 11 (55%)
No 14 (33%) No 6 (30%)
Not sure 6 (14%) Not sure 3 (15%)
Diagnosis (reported by service user / carer) Affective Disorder 21 (50%) Affective Disorder 10 (50%)
Psychotic Disorder 11 (26%) Psychotic Disorder 5 (25%)
Personality Disorder 3 (7%) Personality Disorder 2 (10%)
Unknown 7 (17%) Unknown 3 (15%)