Table 3: Frequencies and percentages for psychiatric ED presentations for the 3-day model.

Characteristic3-day full-moon period ( ) All other times ( )
n M (SD) Percentn M (SD) Percent

Age 35.72 (18.79)36.10 (19.00)
Gender
 Male54053.1484654.1
 Female47646.9410445.9
Marital status
 Married14814.8132015.0
 Single60360.2544861.8
 Divorced616.15656.4
 Separated545.44655.3
 Widowed464.63203.6
 Common-law898.97007.9
Primary diagnosis
 Dementia, delirium, and cognitive disorders202.01842.1
 Substance-related disorders40740.1351639.3
 Schizophrenia and psychotic disorders706.95045.6
 Mood disorders959.48839.9
 Adjustment disorders777.67138.0
 Anxiety disorders24824.4224525.1
 Somatoform and dissociative disorders212.12122.4
 Eating disorders50.5380.4
 Personality disorders131.31051.2
 Childhood disorders292.92693.0
 Others313.12823.2
Arrival mode
 Ground ambulance34033.5310634.7
 Others30.3260.3
 Police727.15836.5
 Walk-in59858.9521958.3
Triage code
 Emergent989.68669.7
 Less urgent30830.3277431
 Nonurgent464.54044.5
 Resuscitation40.4300.3
 Unavailable00.010.0
 Urgent56055.1487654.5