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Table 6 DUNDRUM-2 triage urgency scores by location change between time placed on waiting list and time when removed from waiting list, whether by admission or not

From: DUNDRUM-2: Prospective validation of a structured professional judgment instrument assessing priority for admission from the waiting list for a forensic mental health hospital

Location Not admitted admitted All
  Mean change sd n Mean change sd n Mean change sd N
Remand 1.3 4.5 16 0.0 0.2 22 0.5 2.9 38
Sentenced 3.9 6.7 8 0.2 0.9 12 1.7 4.5 20
Less secure hospital 0.0 0.0 3 0.0 0.0 4 0.0 0.0 7
All 1.9 5.1 27 0.0 0.5 38 0.8 3.4 65
  1. General linear model effect for admitted or not admitted F = 2.7, df = 1, p = 0.044; effect for location F = 1.5, df = 2, p < 0.048; interaction of admission and location F = 1.2, df = 2, p = 0.038.