Table 3

Oral and depot antipsychotic prescribing for schizophrenia in high security and the other hospitals

High secure hospitalOther hospitalsaTotal, n
One type of regular oral antipsychotic only, n (%)98 (70)69 (55)167
One type of regular depot antipsychotic only, n (%)18 (13)39 (31)57
Other,b n (%)23 (17)18 (14)41
Total, n139126265
  • a. Medium secure hospital 1, medium secure hospital 2, low secure hospital.

  • b. More than one type of antipsychotic prescribed regularly, no regular antipsychotic prescribed.