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Table 2 Actual nursing staffing levels on 12 bed ward over the course of the period of observation

From: A tool to evaluate proportionality and necessity in the use of restrictive practices in forensic mental health settings: the DRILL tool (Dundrum restriction, intrusion and liberty ladders)

Month Mean Mode Range Total Staff Days below roster
January 6.09 6 2–8 189 1
February 5.64 5 3–8 138 2
March 5.13 6 3–8 159 1
April 7.03 5 2–8 211 0
May 5.19 4 and 6 3–8 161 4
June 4.36 4 1–7 131 3
Total 5.57 6 1–8 989 11