Skip to main content

Table 5 Mean score (± SD) at the subjective wellbeing (SWN) scale and number (%) of patients with positive DAI-30 score at admission to and discharge from SPDC, in patients treated with antipsychotics (atypical, conventional or both)

From: Clinical features and therapeutic management of patients admitted to Italian acute hospital psychiatric units: the PERSEO (psychiatric emergency study and epidemiology) survey

Rating scale Atypical group Conventional group Mixed group
SWN    
Admission 73.1 (17.4) 76.0 (19.0) 74.6 (18.2)
Discharge 79.8 (16.4) 83.4 (15.9) 84.5 (14.9)
DAI-30 > 0    
Admission 249 (68.8) 212 (64.2) 169 (67.6)
Discharge 292 (80.7) 259 (78.5) 197 (78.8)
  1. SWN: possible scores range from 20 to 120, with higher scores indicating greater wellbeing. DAI-30: a score > 0 indicates a positive attitude toward pharmacological treatments.
\