Table 1

Mental health outcomes third location decompression (TLD) attendees and controls

Study group
Outcome*ControlsTLD
PCL-C score≥50
 Case (123)68 (4.5)55 (3.0)
 No case (2813)1583 (95.5)1230 (97.0)
 AOR (95% CI)10.57 (0.36 to 0.91)
GHQ-12 4 symptom cutoff (CMD)
 Case (573)355 (21.4)218 (17.9)
 No case (2350)1293 (78.6)1057 (82.1)
 AOR (95% CI)10.80 (0.56 to 1.13)
Multiple physical symptoms≥18 (MPS)
 Case (229)140 (9.4)89 (6.6)
 No Case n (2488)1381 (90.6)1107 (93.4)
 AOR (95% CI)10.65 (0.45 to 0.95)
AUDIT score≥16
 Case (529)285 (19.5)244 (16.8)
 No case (2382)1355 (80.5)1027 (83.2)
 AOR (95% CI)10.74 (0.54 to 1.00)
Health rating
 Excellent, very good or good (1408)764 (45.2)644 (48.7)
 Fair or poor (1548)894 (54.8)654 (51.3)
 AOR (95% CI)11.14 (0.88 to 1.47)
Readjustment problems
 None (1501)900 (51.2)601 (51.5)
 One or more (1393)755 (48.8)638 (48.5)
 AOR (95% CI)10.93 (0.72 to 1.20)
  • *All AORs adjusted for rank.

  • AUDIT, alcohol use disorders identification test; CMD, common mental disorder.