|Multivariate Hazard ratios (HR) and 95% Confidence Intervals (CI 95%) for suicide in people sickness absent due to stress-related mental disorders (N=36,304)|
|Characteristic||HR *||CI, 95%|
|Sickness absence characteristics a|
|Number of spells (any disorders) b|
|Health care characteristics|
|Hospital stay due to mental disorders (days) c|
|No hospital stay||1|
|1 to 8||3.47||1.22–9.92|
|Outpatient care visits due to mental diagnoses c|
* HR adjusted for sex, age, family situation, number of sick spells (any disorders) and days of hospital stay and outpatient care visits due to mental diagnoses; a Sickness absence due to stress-related mental diagnoses; b Number of new sick leave spells initiated in 2005 regardless of diagnosis; c Cut-offs are based on the diagnosis-specific median.
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