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Table 2 Summary of adjusted and unadjusted logistic regression analysis for variables associated with CAPS contact in adolescents with NSSH and SA(n = 490)

From: Contact with child and adolescent psychiatric services among self-harming and suicidal adolescents in the general population: a cross sectional study

Psychosocial variables CAPS contact n = 168 No CAPS contact n = 322 Unadjusted odds ratio (CI 95) Adjusted odds ratio (CI 95)a
Age 14–17, mean (SD) 15.5 (0.8) 15.4 (0.9) 1.12 (0.9-1.4)  
Female, n (%) 119 (70.8) 236 (73.3) 1.90 (0.8-1.7)  
Non-western immigrant background, n (%) 26 (16.0) 87 (28.2) 0.49 (0.3-0.8)* 0.34 (0.2-0.6)*
Low socioeconomic status, n (%) 102 (73.4) 170 (68.8) 1.25 (0.6-1.3)  
Illicit drug use, n (%) 90 (53.6) 78 (46.4) 1.72 (1.1-2.5)* 1.99 (1.1-3.0)*
Been drunk, n (%) 52 (26.6) 82 (33.5) 1.43 (0.8-2.9)  
Current suicidal ideation, n (%) 94 (58.4) 169 (53.1) 1.24 (1.2-2.5)  
Loneliness, n (%) 57 (35.8) 95 (31.6) 1.21 (1.1-2.7)*  
No intimate friend talk to, n (%) 115 (72.4) 210 (72.2) 1.29 (0.8-1.8)  
Self- perceived poor health, n (%) 44 (26.5) 54 (17.0) 1.76 (1.1-2.8)*  
Depressive symptoms, mean (SD) 18.8 (4.3) 17.1 (4.8) 1.08 (1.0-1.1)** 1,08 (1.0-1.1)*
Eating problems, mean (SD) 11.4 (6.3) 9.5 (5.9) 1.05 (1.0-1.1)** 1.04 (1.0-1.1)*
Antisocial behaviours, mean (SD) 6.5 (5.4) 5.4 (4.9) 1.05 (1.0-1.1)**  
  1. *Significant at p < .05. **Significant at p < .01.
  2. aStepwise forward model fit criteria procedure, variables with p < .20 entered in multivariate analyses.
  3. (n = 490).