TABLE 3

Data for the FAS Group (n = 79) and the Comparison Group (n = 3160) Regarding Hospital Care, Deaths, and Psychotropic Drug Prescriptions

FAS GroupComparison Group
Hospital care by diagnosis at discharge
 Alcohol-related disorders or illicit drug abuse12.7 (10)**3.4 (109)
 Illicit drug abuse6.3 (5)*2.5 (79)
 Alcohol-related disorders8.9 (7)**1.6 (50)
 Psychiatric disorder32.9 (26)**4.7 (147)
 Age for psychiatric care, y
  0–1719.0 (15)**1.7 (53)
  >1813.9 (11)**3.0 (94)
 Self-inflicted injury/poisoning6.3 (5)**2.0 (62)
 All-cause mortality3.8 (3)1.9 (60)
Any type of psychotropic drug prescriptiona57.3 (43)**26.5 (750)
 Use of sleep/anxiolytics45.3 (34)**20.6 (583)
 Use of neuroleptics17.3 (13)**3.0 (86)
 Use of antidepressants37.3 (28)**17.9 (508)
  • Data are presented as percentages and numbers of individuals (in parentheses).

  • a For those alive and living in Sweden 2011.

  • * P < .01; ** P < .001. The FAS group differs significantly from the comparison group.