Table 3

Physician evaluations of intention in 1065 hospital admissions for acute poisoning in Oslo in 2008
Intention Males n (%) Females n (%) 95‚ÄČ% CI Total n (%)
AOSA 278 (52) 121 (23) <0.001* 399 (37)
Possible suicide attempt 115 (21) 229 (43) <0.001* 344 (32)
Other accidents 87 (16) 83 (16) ns 170 (16)
Definite suicide attempt 56 (10) 95 (18) <0.001* 151 (14)
Unknown 0 (0) 1 (<0.5) ns 1 (<0.5)
Total 536 (100) 529 (100) 1065 (100)

*Significant.

AOSA accidental overdoses with substances of abuse, CI Confidence interval.

Lund et al.

Lund et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:858   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-858

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