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Table 5 DUNDRUM-1 triage security scores by location, change between time placed on waiting list and time when removed from waiting list, whether by admission or not

From: DUNDRUM-2: Prospective validation of a structured professional judgment instrument assessing priority for admission from the waiting list for a forensic mental health hospital

Location Not admitted admitted All
  Mean change sd n Mean change sd n Mean change sd N
Remand 0.9 3.4 16 0.0 0.2 22 0.4 2.2 38
Sentenced 5.5 2.8 8 0.1 3.6 12 2.3 4.2 20
Less secure hospital 2.7 3.1 3 0.0 0.0 4 1.1 2.3 7
All 2.5 3.7 27 0.1 1.9 38 1.1 3.1 65
  1. General linear model effect for admitted or not admitted F = 13.4, df = 1, p < 0.001; effect for location F = 4.9, df = 2, p = 0.01; interaction of admission and location F = 4.8, df = 2, p = 0.011.