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Table 4 Pre- and post-intervention resource use per patient (N = 101)

From: Facilitating access to voluntary and community services for patients with psychosocial problems: a before-after evaluation

Variable Pre-intervention Post-intervention Difference (95% CI)
  Median (range) Median (range)  
PHC consultations 3 (1 – 14) 2 (0 – 13) 1 (1 – 2)
PHC consultations with a psychosocial aspect 1 (0 – 8) 0 (0 – 12) 1 (1 – 1)
  n (%) n (%)  
Onwards MH related referrals 8 (7.9) 20 (19.8) 11.9% (1.9 – 21.9)
Psychotropic Medication 35 (34.7) 19 (18.8) 15.8% (6.0 – 25.6)
  1. Note: PHC = Primary Health Care; MH = Mental Health