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Table 6 Causes of death and type of pharmacotherapy among the sample

From: Long-term observations on the mortality of mentally ill patients admitted to a short-stay psychiatric hospital: 23 years retrospective Egyptian study

Type of pharmacotherapy Polypharmacy Monotherapy Total
SUD or unknown 7 12 19
Neurological (CVS) 5 0 5
Cardiac 4 2 6
Other 8 5 13
Total 24 19 43
Sig Df 3
Sig 0.066
  1. Other (renal, respiratory, bleeding, metabolic, septicemia, overdose)