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Table 1 Demographics and psychiatric medication

From: Off-label prescription of psychiatric drugs by non-psychiatrist physicians in three general hospitals in Germany

  On-label use Off-label use No psychiatric medication Total
Gender
 Male
  Count 76 62 249 387
  Percent within psych. medication (%) 38.8 38.3 40.6 39.9
 Female
  Count 120 100 364 584
  % within psych. mediation (%) 61.2 61.7 59.4 60.1
Mean age (years) 62.9* 67.5*,+ 64.2+ 64.3
Total
 Count 196 162 613 971
 Percent within psych. medication (%) 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
  1. * p = 0.018,+ p = 0.047