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Table 4 Success rates (%) as function of ICD-10 diagnoses in the TP and DPC groups

From: A comparison of decisions to discharge committed psychiatric patients between treating physicians and district psychiatric committees: an outcome study

Diagnoses Committees Doctors χ 2 p Value
F10-F19 13 (61.9) 153 (74.1) 1.213 .271
F20-F29 241 (66.0) 2440 (73.8) 8.506 .004
F30-F39 44 (78.6) 364 (83.7) 1.132 .287
F40-F49 9 (81.8) 56 (91.8 1.059 .304
F50-F59 0 (0) 4 (80)
F60-F69 7 (41.2) 87 (73.7) 7.446 .006
  1. F10-F19- Mental and behavioral disorders due to psychoactive substance use, F20-F29 - Schizophrenia, schizotypal, delusional, and other non-mood psychotic disorders, F30-F39 affective disorders, F40-F49 - Anxiety, dissociative, stress-related, somatoform and other nonpsychotic mental disorders, F50-F59- Behavioral syndromes associated with physiological disturbances and physical factors, F60-F69- Disorders of adult personality and behavior.
  2. Significance (p <0.005) are in bold-italic