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Table 1 Data regarding the deceased inpatients of the psychiatric hospital in the study period

From: Mortality among involuntary inpatients of psychiatric hospital

Cause of death Gender Psychiatric pathology Age Hospitalization duration Preventable/non-preventable Traumatic injuries
M F Alcohol Dementia Schizoph Depress Other
Acute myocardial infarction
No cases = 65 (56.5%)
% death cause 78.5% 21.5% 46.2% 32.3% 6.2% 12.3% 3% 63.5 years 5 days
% all cases 44.3% 12.2% 26.1% 18.3% 3.5% 6.9% 1.7%
Upper respiratory tract obstruction
No cases = 23
(20%)
% death cause 73.9% 26.1% 43.5% 21.7% 13% 17.4% 4.4% 58.3 years 2 days +/− +
% all cases 14.8% 5.2% 8.6% 4.4% 2.6% 3.5% 0.9%
Pulmonary thromboembolism
No cases = 14
(12.2%)
% death cause 64.3% 35.7% 14.3% 35.7% 21.4% 14.3% 14.3% 49.2 years 6 days +
% all cases 7.8% 4.4% 1.7% 4.4% 2.6% 1.7% 1.7%
Cranio-cerebral trauma
No cases = 4
(3.5%)
% death cause 75% 25% 50% 25% 25% / / 41.5 years 1 day + +
% all cases 2.6% 0.9% 1.7% 0.9% 0.9% / /
Hanging
No cases = 2
(1.7%)
% death cause 100% / 50% / / 50% / 36.5 years 3 days + +
% all cases 1.7% / 0.9% / / 0.9% /
Other
No cases = 7
(6.1%)
% death cause 57.1% 42.9% 28.6% 14.3% 14.3% 28.6% 14.3% 54.6 years 5 days
% all cases 3.5% 2.6% 1.7% 0.9% 0.9% 1.7% 0.9%