Table 8

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

Intervention

Country

Depression Vignette

Depression/Suicidal Vignette

Early Schizophrenia Vignette

Chronic Schizophrenia Vignette


Physical activity

Australia

0.8 (0.2–2.3)

0.3 (0.1–2.2)

0.4 (0.1–1.3)

0.6 (0.2–1.6)

Japan

3.6 (2.0–5.2)

4.0 (2.3–5.7)

3.8 (2.1–5.5)

3.6 (2.0–5.2)

Read about problem

Australia

4.1 (2.7–6.2)

5.2 (3.6–7.5)

4.6 (3.1–6.8)

3.6 (2.4–5.4)

Japan

7.6 (5.3–9.9)

7.8 (5.4–10.2)

8.0 (5.6–10.4)

10.4 (7.7–13.1)

Get out more

Australia

0.4 (0.1–1.7)

0.3 (0.1–1.5)

1.7 (0.9–3.2)

2.2 (1.2–4.1)

Japan

3.0 (1.5–4.5)

4.8 (2.9–6.7)

7.4 (5.1–9.7)

4.6 (2.8–6.4)

Learn relaxation

Australia

1.5 (0.7–3.2)

0.8 (0.3–2.0)

1.0 (0.5–2.3)

3.6 (2.0–6.1)

Japan

7.6 (5.3–9.9)

8.2 (5.8–10.6)

16.4 (13.1–19.7)

13.6 (10.6–16.6)

Cut out alcohol

Australia

4.7 (3.1–7.0)

5.3 (3.4–8.0)

3.1 (1.9–5.1)

2.7 (1.6–4.7)

Japan

17.2 (13.9–20.5)

15.0 (11.9–18.1)

11.4 (8.6–14.2)

12.2 (9.3–15.1)

Psychotherapy

Australia

10.0 (7.5–13.1)

10.6 (8.0–13.9)

5.7 (3.9–8.2)

7.2 (5.2–10.0)

Japan

7.4 (5.1–9.7)

4.2 (2.4–6.0)

5.2 (3.2–7.2)

2.6 (1.2–4.0)

Hypnosis

Australia

17.0 (13.9–20.7)

20.4 (16.5–24.9)

12.8 (10.1–16.2)

16.7 (13.4–20.5)

Japan

14.2 (11.1–17.3)

14.0 (10.9–17.1)

17.4 (14.1–20.7)

10.4 (7.7–13.1)

Psychiatric ward

Australia

53.3 (48.4–58.1)

49.2 (44.4–54.1)

38.9 (34.4–43.5)

33.2 (28.9–37.7)

Japan

43.0 (38.6–47.4)

43.6 (39.2–48.0)

38.0 (33.7–42.3)

24.6 (20.8–28.4)

ECT

Australia

69.4 (64.4–74.0)

65.9 (61.1–70.5)

63.4 (58.5–68.0)

65.4 (60.5–69.9)

Japan

50.2 (45.8–54.6)

54.4 (50.0–58.8)

50.6 (46.2–55.0)

44.0 (39.6–48.4)

Occasional drink

Australia

15.4 (12.6–18.7)

19.1 (15.6–23.2)

29.8 (25.9–34.1)

25.2 (21.3–29.7)

Japan

17.4 (14.1–20.7)

20.2 (16.7–23.7)

31.4 (27.3–35.5)

26.8 (22.9–30.7)

Special diet

Australia

7.7 (5.7–10.3)

9.2 (6.9–12.2)

7.7 (5.6–10.6)

7.1 (5.0–9.9)

Japan

55.2 (50.8–59.6)

55.6 (51.2–60.0)

53.2 (48.8–57.6)

50.4 (46.0–54.8)

Web site

Australia

14.8 (12.0–18.0)

15.3 (12.3–18.8)

12.7 (10.3–15.6)

19.3 (16.2–22.8)

Japan

8.0 (5.6–10.4)

6.2 (4.1–8.3)

7.2 (4.9–9.5)

9.6 (7.0–12.2)

Expert via email

Australia

14.3 (11.6–17.4)

16.4 (13.1–20.3)

13.8 (11.3–16.8)

17.3 (14.2–20.8)

Japan

5.0 (3.1–6.9)

5.6 (3.6–7.6)

5.2 (3.2–7.2)

5.8 (3.7–7.9)

Book

Australia

7.7 (5.8–10.1)

9.0 (6.9–11.6)

7.1 (5.1–9.7)

9.4 (7.0–12.4)

Japan

3.0 (1.5–4.5)

4.4 (2.6–6.2)

4.2 (2.4–6.0)

5.0 (3.1–6.9)

Health educator

Australia

1.4 (0.7–2.8)

2.0 (1.1–3.5)

1.4 (0.7–2.8)

1.6 (0.8–3.2)

Japan

4.4 (2.6–6.2)

3.8 (2.1–5.5)

5.2 (3.2–7.2)

4.6 (2.8–6.4)


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

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