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Table 5 Three-month Medical Service Utilisation for Inmates with ADHD (Compared with Inmates without ADHD; n = 96 ADHD, n = 294 non-ADHD)

From: The economic consequences of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in the Scottish prison system

Medical service use beta coefficient (se) IRR (95%CI) p
General practitioner 0.19 (0.09) 1.21 (1.00, 1.45) 0.04
Physical health nurse 0.22 (0.10) 1.25 (1.03, 1.50) 0.02
Mental health nursea 0.61 (0.22) 1.84 (1.19, 2.85) 0.01
Addiction nurse −0.11 (0.21) 0.90 (0.59, 1.35) 0.60
Other nurseb − 0.18 (0.54) 0.83 (0.29, 2.40) 0.74
Psychiatrist and Psychologist −0.12 (0.80) 0.89 (0.19, 4.27) 0.89
Oral health 0.93 (1.46) 2.54 (0.14, 44.74) 0.53
Other health related visitc − 1.85 (0.99) 0.16 (0.02, 1.09) 0.06
Hospital outpatient 0.56 (0.54) 1.76 (0.61, 5.04) 0.30
  1. Note: Visits to Podiatrist excluded for n < 10
  2. aIncludes general mental health and psychiatric nursing staff
  3. bIncludes Hepatitis C, Harm reduction, and Smoking cessation nursing staff
  4. cIncludes any other recorded health visits, e.g. Well-man clinic