Psychiatry Journal / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Suicide Risk Assessment in Australian Emergency Departments: Assessing Clinicians’ Disposition Decisions

Table 2

Level of self-rated confidence in disposition decision according to decision made.

ScenarioAdmitDischarge value*

1Median rating confidence in disposition decision8 (IQR 6.0–9.0)6 (IQR 4.8–8.0) <0.001
2Median rating confidence in disposition decision7.5 (IQR 7.0–8.0)8 (IQR 7.0–8.0)0.871
3Median rating confidence in disposition decision8 (IQR 7.0–9.0)7 (IQR 5.0–8.0)<0.001
4Median rating confidence in disposition decision8 (IQR 7.0–9.0)6 (IQR 4.8–7.0)<0.001
5Median rating confidence in disposition decision8 (IQR 6.0–9.0)6 (IQR 5.0–7.0)<0.001

Mann-Whitney test.