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Table 3 Physician's evaluation of intention

From: Outpatient treatment of acute poisonings in Oslo: poisoning pattern, factors associated with hospitalization, and mortality

Intention Males n (%) Females n (%) p-value Total n (%)
AOSA 1259 (81) 455 (57) < 0.001* 1714 (73)
Accident 194 (12) 152 (19) < 0.001* 346 (15)
Possible suicide attempt 43 (3) 105 (13) < 0.001* 148 (6)
Definite suicide attempt 46 (3) 76 (10) < 0.001* 122 (5)
Unknown 11 (1) 7 (1) ns 18 (1)
Total cases 1553 (100) 795 (100)   2348 (100)
  1. *Significant
  2. AOSA: accidental overdose with substances of abuse