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Table 4 Psychology, activity and proportion expressing dissatisfaction at 12 months after stroke

From: Prevention of mood disorder after stroke: a randomised controlled trial of problem solving therapy versus volunteer support

Variable Problem solving therapy n (%) Volunteer support n (%) OR (95% CI) Treatment as usual n (%) OR (95% CI)
GHQ ≥9 17 / 116 (15) 26 / 124 (21) 28 / 123 (23)
1.5 (0.79, 3.0) 1.7 (0.88, 3.3)
PSE index of definition ≥5 22 / 115 (19) 31 / 124 (25) 30 / 124 (24)
1.4 (0.76, 2.6) 1.3 (0.72, 2.5)
Major depression 21 / 115 (18) 33 / 124 (27) 31 / 124 (25)
1.6 (0.88, 3.0) 1.5 (0.80, 2.8)
Any depression 32 / 115 (28) 38 / 124 (31) 38 / 124 (31)
1.1 (0.64, 1.9) 1.1 (0.63, 1.9)
I have been treated with kindness and respect by the hospital staff, number dissatisfied 1 / 111 (0.9) 3 / 115 (3) 2 / 121 (2)
2.9 (0.30, 29) 1.8 (0.16, 21)
The hospital staff attended well to my personal needs, number dissatisfied 4 / 111 (4) 6 / 115 (5) 7 / 121 (6)
1.5 (0.40, 5.4) 1.6 (0.47, 5.8)
I felt able to talk to the hospital staff about any problems, number dissatisfied 9 / 111 (8) 12 / 115 (10) 11 / 121 (9)
1.3 (0.53, 3.3) 1.1 (0.45, 2.8)
I received all the information I wanted about my stroke, number dissatisfied 13 / 111 (12) 24 / 115 (21) 20 / 121 (16)
2.0 (0.95, 4.1) 1.5 (0.70, 3.2)
The doctors have done everything they can to make me well again, number dissatisfied 4 / 111 (4) 8 / 114 (7) 7 / 121 (6)
2.0 (0.59, 6.9) 1.6 (0.47, 5.8)
I am happy with the recovery I have made since my illness, number dissatisfied 20 / 111 (18) 26 / 115 (23) 28 / 120 (23)
1.3 (0.69, 2.5) 1.4 (0.73, 2.6)
I am satisfied with the treatment the therapists (e.g. occupational, physio, speech) have given me, number dissatisfied 13 / 111 (12) 9 / 115 (8) 13 / 120 (11)
0.64 (0.26, 1.6) 0.92 (0.40, 2.1)
I was given enough information about allowances & services, number dissatisfied 12 / 107 (11) 21 / 112 (19) 17 / 119 (14)
1.8 (0.85, 3.9) 1.3 (0.60, 2.9)
Things were well prepared for my return home, number dissatisfied 9 / 107 (8) 18 / 111 (16) 17 / 118 (14)
2.1 (0.90, 4.9) 1.8 (0.78, 4.3)
I am satisfied with the hospital outpatient services, number dissatisfied 9 / 107 (8) 19 / 110 (17) 12 / 118 (10)
2.3 (0.98, 5.3) 1.2 (0.50, 3.0)
The ambulance service is good and reliable, number dissatisfied 7 / 108 (6) 6 / 106 (6) 5 / 118 (4)
0.87 (0.28, 2.7) 0.6 (0.20, 2.1)
I get enough support from meals on wheels, home help, etc, number dissatisfied 6 / 106 (6) 17 / 107 (16) 12 / 118 (10)
3.1 (1.6, 8.3) 1.9 (0.68, 5.2)
I am satisfied with the service from my GP, number dissatisfied 7 / 107 (6) 17 / 111 (15) 12 / 117 (10)
2.6 (1.0, 6.5) 1.6 (0.62, 4.3)
I am satisfied with the support to help me cope with my feelings about the stroke, number dissatisfied 14 / 108 (13) 17 / 111 (15) 19 / 118 (16)
1.2 (0.57, 2.6) 1.3 (0.61, 2.7)
I am satisfied with the interest shown in my worries and concerns since the stroke, number dissatisfied 13 / 108 (12) 16 / 111 (14) 23 / 117 (20)
1.2 (0.56, 2.7) 1.8 (0.85, 3.7)
I was given enough information about voluntary organisations, number dissatisfied 13 / 108 (12) 19 / 110 (17) 33 / 116 (28)
1.5 (0.71, 3.3) 2.9 (1.4, 3.7)
I am satisfied that my family were encouraged to be involved in my care, number dissatisfied 7 / 107 (6) 10 / 108 (9) 11 / 116 (9)
1.5 (0.53, 4.0) 1.5 (0.56, 4.0)