Table 5

Percentage (95% CI) of respondents rating each type of intervention as "helpful" for the person described in the vignette

Intervention

Country

Depression Vignette

Depression/Suicidal Vignette

Early Schizophrenia Vignette

Chronic Schizophrenia Vignette


Physical activity

Australia

92.0 (89.3–94.1)

92.5 (89.9–94.4)

87.4 (84.2–90.1)

79.6 (75.6–83.1)

Japan

69.4 (65.3–73.5)

73.4 (69.5–77.3)

73.4 (69.5–77.3)

70.6 (66.6–74.6)

Read about problem

Australia

79.3 (75.3–82.8)

79.8 (75.8–83.3)

79.6 (75.5–83.1)

74.7 (70.6–78.4)

Japan

60.0 (55.7–64.3)

59.4 (55.1–63.7)

57.6 (53.3–61.9)

46.8 (42.4–51.2)

Get out more

Australia

87.0 (83.8–89.7)

90.3 (87.4–92.6)

87.1 (83.8–89.8)

76.5 (72.3–80.2)

Japan

67.0 (62.9–71.1)

72.0 (68.1–75.9)

67.2 (63.1–71.3)

61.6 (57.3–65.9)

Learn relaxation

Australia

83.6 (80.1–86.7)

85.3 (81.8–88.2)

77.1 (73.3–80.5)

68.7 (64.4–72.8)

Japan

38.2 (33.9–42.5)

41.2 (36.9–45.5)

26.2 (22.3–30.1)

29.4 (25.4–33.4)

Cut out alcohol

Australia

56.0 (51.7–60.3)

59.8 (55.3–64.1)

66.1 (61.7–70.2)

53.4 (48.7–58.0)

Japan

10.0 (7.4–12.6)

14.2 (11.1–17.3)

18.6 (15.2–22.0)

17.2 (13.9–20.5)

Psychotherapy

Australia

44.1 (39.7–48.5)

50.4 (46.0–54.8)

59.1 (54.5–63.6)

62.3 (57.4–66.8)

Japan

49.0 (44.6–53.4)

48.2 (43.8–52.6)

53.8 (49.4–58.2)

67.0 (62.9–71.1)

Hypnosis

Australia

22.4 (18.8–26.5)

23.9 (20.2–28.1)

29.9 (25.9–34.3)

30.9 (26.8–35.2)

Japan

28.0 (24.1–31.9)

28.8 (24.8–32.8)

22.4 (18.7–26.1)

33.2 (29.1–37.3)

Psychiatric ward

Australia

16.4 (13.2–20.2)

20.2 (16.7–24.3)

31.9 (27.8–36.4)

37.8 (33.4–42.6)

Japan

13.6 (10.6–16.6)

12.0 (9.1–14.9)

22.0 (18.4–25.6)

30.0 (26.0–34.0)

ECT

Australia

5.9 (4.0–8.6)

7.2 (4.9–10.4)

6.4 (4.5–9.1)

6.5 (4.4–9.4)

Japan

2.2 (0.9–3.5)

1.4 (0.4–2.4)

1.4 (0.4–2.4)

1.4 (0.4–2.4)

Occasional drink

Australia

44.4 (40.1–48.9)

41.8 (37.1–46.5)

31.1 (26.9–34.7)

27.3 (23.1–31.9)

Japan

31.4 (27.3–35.5)

25.0 (21.2–28.8)

15.2 (12.0–18.4)

20.0 (16.5–23.5)

Special diet

Australia

48.3 (43.5–53.1)

45.6 (41.0–50.3)

42.1 (37.9–46.3)

39.3 (35.0–43.9)

Japan

5.6 (3.6–7.6)

6.0 (3.9–8.1)

4.4 (2.6–6.2)

4.4 (2.6–6.2)

Web site

Australia

57.9 (53.8–61.9)

55.1 (50.4–59.7)

57.5 (53.0–61.8)

44.1 (39.4–49.0)

Japan

45.6 (41.2–50.0)

45.8 (41.4–50.2)

48.4 (44.0–52.8)

47.0 (42.6–51.4)

Expert via email

Australia

53.8 (49.6–58.0)

49.6 (44.9–54.3)

55.4 (51.2–59.5)

44.7 (40.1–49.5)

Japan

54.0 (49.6–58.4)

53.6 (49.2–58.0)

56.8 (52.4–61.2)

56.6 (52.2–61.0)

Book

Australia

69.1 (65.3–72.6)

64.7 (60.0–69.1)

70.5 (66.5–74.2)

59.2 (54.3–63.9)

Japan

54.0 (49.6–58.4)

49.8 (45.4–54.2)

57.4 (53.1–61.7)

53.6 (49.2–58.0)

Health educator

Australia

86.7 (83.6–89.3)

85.9 (82.3–88.8)

86.2 (83.1–88.8)

83.8 (79.7–87.2)

Japan

55.2 (50.8–59.6)

51.2 (46.8–55.6)

46.6 (42.2–51.0)

50.6 (46.2–55.0)


Jorm et al. BMC Medicine 2005 3:12   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-3-12

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