TABLE 3

Factors That Predicted Whether Patients Were Referred to Mental Health

Variable% ReferredOR (95% CI)P
Gender
    Female761.36 (0.72–2.59).34
    Malea69
Age
    10–14 y741.01 (0.53–1.95).97
    15–21 ya74
Race
    Black670.22 (0.09–.55).001
    Other720.28 (0.07–1.07).064
    Whitea90
Payer
    Medicaid740.45 (0.10–2.06).30
    Commercial650.29 (0.05–1.58).15
    Self-pay or othera87
Use tobacco, alcohol, marijuana, or glue
    Yes771.25 (0.61–2.57).54
    Noa73
CES-DC score
    ≥409850.4 (6.36–399)<.001
    ≥25774.13 (1.83–9.31).001
    ≥16743.50 (1.45–8.47).005
    <16a45
Carried weapons
    Yes791.36 (0.60–3.06).46
    Noa73
Fighting
    Fight resulting in injury873.31 (0.70–15.61).13
    Fighting791.91 (1.00–3.67).051
    Noa66
  • a Reference category.