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Table 2 Test score means with standard deviations and medians with quartiles and effect size in suicidal and non-suicidal patients

From: The suicide assessment scale: Psychometric properties of a Norwegian language version

  Suicidal (n = 25) Non-suicidal (n = 27) Effect size P
  Mean ± SD Mean ± SD   
SUAS-S 33.7 ± 9.7 25.6 ± 9.3 0.85 0.003a
BSS-5* 1.0 (1.0–4.0) 0.0 (0.0–0.3) 1.07** < 0.001b
BDI 23.0 ± 11.0 14.2 ± 8.8 0.89 0.003a
BHS* 11.0 (6.0–16.0) 3.0 (2.8–9.0) 0.92** 0.005b
  1. *Median (Q1-Q3), **Assuming normally distributed data.
  2. aTwo independent samples t-test, bMann–Whitney U test.