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Table 2 Numbers of children with a psychological or social diagnosis, in different gender/age categories, in Eureka practices before and after the start of the Eureka project (per 1,000 visiting patients)

From: A new approach to child mental healthcare within general practice

  4 Eureka practices t-test: pre-test (2009) vs post-test (2011)
Year 2009 2011  
 Number of visiting children 1674 1577  
 Number of psychosocial diagnoses/1000 patients (4–18 years) 102 134 t = − 4.28 (p < .001)
 Number of psychosocial diagnoses/1000 boys 4–10 year 144 145 t = −.49 (n.s.)
 Number of psychosocial diagnoses/1000 girls 4–10 year 79 93 t = −1.41 (n.s.)
 Number of psychosocial diagnoses/1000 boys 11–18 years 81 150 t = −.4.04 (p < .001)
 Number of psychosocial diagnoses/1000 girls 11–18 years 106 142 t = −2.52 (p < .05)