TABLE 3

DSM-IV-TR Diagnostic Categories of Patients Referred to PCLS

VariableValue (N = 308)
Diagnostic category, n (%)a
 Anxiety disorders91 (30)
 Depressive disorders90 (29)
 Somatoform disorders66 (21)
 Disruptive disorders58 (18)
 Adjustment disorders42 (14)
 Eating disorders38 (12)
 Bipolar affective disorders30 (10)
 Learning disability23 (7)
 Substance abuse–related disorders16 (5)
 Pervasive and other developmental disorders14 (5)
 Delirium and psychosis14 (5)
 Other19 (6)
 No psychiatric diagnosis12 (4)
Global assessment of functioning score
 Mean ± SD49 ± 11.5
 Median (IQR)50 (40–58)
 Minimum, maximum10, 76
  • a Total percentage exceeds 100% because patients often had >1 psychiatric diagnosis.