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Table 2 Referrals registered in hospital records versus self-reported offer of treatment at the time of discharge

From: Treatment received, satisfaction with health care services, and psychiatric symptoms 3 months after hospitalization for self-poisoning

  Suicide attempts Appeals Substance-use-related poisonings Total
No referral registered in hospital records among non-respondents (n = 592) 6% (13/220) 10% (15/158) 37% (80/214) 18% (108/592)
No referral registered in hospital records among respondents (n = 220) 3% (3/93) 8% (5/60) 33% (22/67) 14% (30/220)
Not offered referral at the time of discharge according to self-report among respondents (n = 210) 28% (25/90) 39% (23/59) 61% (37/61) 41% (85/210)
  1. Patients who left the hospital against medical advice, for whom intention was not registered hospital, or with missing answers were not included in this table.