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Table 5 Severity of suicidal behavior in different diagnoses in the studied sample

From: A clinical study of suicide in patients admitted in psychiatry unit in Assiut University

 DiagnosisP value
Mood disordersPsychotic disordersSubstance-induced disorder
Mean ± SDMean ± SDMean ± SD
Suicidal ideation7.33 ± 1.017.33 ± 0.927.47 ± 0.830.897 N.S
Suicidal intent factor25.00 ± 5.8329.21 ± 2.9626.67 ± 3.830.002**
Suicidal planning score10.79 ± 3.4312.21 ± 1.8211.33 ± 2.530.131 N.S
Suicidal behavioral score6.30 ± 5.499.54 ± 3.826.53 ± 5.590.106 N.S
Pre S-STS32.97 ± 12.3340.79 ± 6.7333.93 ± 8.790.009**
Suicidal ideation post1.82 ± 1.152.29 ± 1.081.60 ± 0.990.107 N.S
Suicidal intent factor post2.67 ± 2.153.71 ± 1.782.40 ± 1.920.027*
Suicidal planning score0.67 ± 0.980.79 ± 0.720.53 ± 0.920.310 N.S
Suicidal behavior score0.00 ± 0.000.00 ± 0.000.00 ± 0.00--
Post S-STS2.67 ± 2.103.71 ± 1.782.20 ± 1.780.018*
DRS8.02 ± 1.899.46 ± 1.916.47 ± 2.230.000**
SIS-MAP44.92 ± 10.8650.96 ± 7.3044.67 ± 11.510.066 N.S
  1. Pre S-TS pre Sheehan suicidality tracking scale, Post S-STS post Sheehan suicidality tracking scale, DRS disability rating scale, SIS-MAP scale for impact of suicidality management, assessment, and planning of care, N.S No significant difference (P > 0.05)
  2. *Significant difference (P < 0.05)
  3. **Significant difference (P < 0.01)