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Table 2 Proportions of patients using inpatient and outpatient healthcare resource components during the 1 year after study enrollment, by treatment adherence level at enrollment

From: Medication adherence levels and differential use of mental-health services in the treatment of schizophrenia

Resource component Adherent (n = 1758) Partially Adherent (n = 36) Non-adherent (n = 216)
Hospitalizationa 17.1% 30.6% 29.6%
Emergency Services 20.6% 25.0% 26.9%
Partial Hospitalization 23.6% 30.6% 21.8%
Psychiatrist Contactb 90.8% 91.7% 64.8%
Psychosocial Groupc 47.1% 47.2% 35.2%
Individual Therapyc 78.9% 72.2% 60.2%
Case Management/ACT 61.6% 52.8% 53.7%
  1. ACT = Assertive Community Treatment
  2. a Overall p < 0.05; significant difference between adherent vs partially and non-adherent (p < 0.05)
  3. b Overall p < 0.05; significant difference between non-adherent vs adherent and partially adherent (p < 0.05)
  4. c Overall p <0.05; significant difference between adherent vs non-adherent (p < 0.05)