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Table 4 Between group differences in secluded patients

From: Prescribing preferences in rapid tranquillisation: a survey in Belgian psychiatrists and emergency physicians

  Nr 1 favoured product Top 3 favoured products
Psychiatrist (n = 71) Emergency physician (n = 37) Fisher’s exact p Psychiatrist (n = 71) Emergency physician (n = 37) Fisher’s exact p
Amisulpride 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (1.4) 0 (0)
Alprazolam 0 (0) 1 (2.7) 2 (2.8) 4 (10.8) 0.178
Aripiprazole 3 (4.2) 1 (2.7) 1.000 4 (5.6) 1 (2.7) 0.659
Bromazepam 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (1.4) 0 (0)
Clonazepam 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (1.4) 1 (2.7) 1.000
Cloxazolam 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (1.4) 0 (0)
Clorazepaat 3 (4.2) 1 (2.7) 1.000 10 (14.1) 7 (18.9) 0.581
Clotiapine 16 (22.5) 7 (18.9) 0.806 31 (43.7) 16 (43.2) 1.000
Diazepam 0 (0) 6 (16.2) 0.001 6 (8.5) 20 (54.1) <0.001
Droperidol 13 (18.3) 3 (8.1) 0.253 28 (39.4) 11 (29.7) 0.400
Escitalopram 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Haloperidol 3 (4.2) 1 (2.7) 1.000 10 (14.1) 14 (37.8) .007
Lamotrigine 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (2.7)
Lorazepam 6 (8.5) 8 (21.6) 0.071 38 (53.5) 14 (37.8) 0.156
Midazolam 0 (0) 2 (5.4) 0.115 0 (0) 7 (18.9) <0.001
Olanzapine 17 (23.9) 6 (16.2) 0.460 34 (47.9) 9 (24.3) 0.023
Prazepam 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (1.4) 0 (0)
Promethiazine 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (1.4) 3 (8.1) 0.115
Quetiapine 3 (4.2) 0 (0) 0.550 12 (16.9) 0 (0) 0.007
Risperidone 0 (0) 0 (0) 2 (2.8) 1 (2.7) 1.000
Zuclopenthixol 0 (0) 0 (0) 4 (5.6) 0 (0) 0.297
Zuclopenthixol LA 7 (9.9) 0 (0) 0.093 22 (31.0) 0 (0) <0.001
Sodium Valproate 0 1 (2.7) 2 (2.8) 1 (2.7) 1.000
Paliperidone 0 0 1 (1.4) 0 (0)
Pipamperone 0 0 1 (1.4) 1 (2.7) 1.000
  1. Fisher’s exact test was performed when one of the two groups had at least 2 counts (2-sided).
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