Table 2

MHSU among Regular and Reserve Force members with an Afghanistan deployment and an identified mental disorder

Regular Force personnelReserve Force personnelWald X2 p value
Sample n=603
Weighted n=5320
Sample n=265
Weighted n=840
N%95% CIn%95% CI
MHSU
 MHSU—information receipt218041.137.4 to 44.926031.727.5 to 35.90.001
 MHSU—medication receipt262049.445.7 to 53.228033.329.0 to 37.6<0.001
 MHSU—counselling receipt332062.959.2 to 66.54205045.4 to 54.6<0.001
 MHSU—any information/medication/ counselling receipt386072.869.5 to 76.248057.152.6 to 61.6<0.001
 Among those with any MHSU
  MHSU—information receipt218056.552.1 to 60.926054.248.2 to 60.20.775
  MHSU—medication receipt262067.963.7 to 72.028058.352.4 to 64.30.005
  MHSU—counselling receipt332086.583.4 to 89.542087.583.5 to 91.50.76
  Received as much help as needed
   No82021.617.9 to 25.214030.424.8 to 36.00.006
   Yes298078.474.8 to 82.132069.664.0 to 75.2
PNC
 Information
  No need276052.949.1 to 56.748058.554.0 to 63.10.092
  Need246047.143.3 to 50.934041.536.9 to 46.0
 Medication
  No need248047.743.9 to 51.554065.961.5 to 70.2<0.001
  Need272052.348.5 to 56.128034.129.8 to 38.5
 Counselling
  No need138026.523.2 to 29.930036.632.2 to 41.00.001
  Need382073.570.1 to 76.852063.459.0 to 67.8
 Any of the three service types
  No need102019.816.7 to 22.824029.325.1 to 33.4<0.001
  Need414080.277.2 to 83.358070.766.6 to 74.9
PSC
 Among those with an information PNC
  Need not met or partially met48019.515.1 to 23.912035.328.5 to 42.1<0.001
  Need met198080.576.1 to 84.922064.757.9 to 71.5
  Need met or partially met21408783.3 to 90.726076.570.4 to 82.50.004
  Need not met320139.3 to 16.78023.517.5 to 29.6
 Among those with a Medication PNC
  Need not met or partially met2609.66.5 to 12.64014.39.4 to 19.10.584
  Need met246090.487.4 to 93.524085.780.9 to 90.6
  Need met or partially met258095.693.3 to 97.80.178
  Need not met1204.42.2 to 6.7
 Among those with a counselling PNC
  Need not met or partially met118030.726.7 to 34.822042.336.6 to 48.00.001
  Need met266069.365.2 to 73.330057.752.0 to 63.4
  Need met or partially met328085.482.3 to 88.542077.873.0 to 82.50.021
  Need not met56014.611.5 to 17.712022.217.5 to 27.0
 Among those with a PNC for any of the three service types
  Need not met or partially met142034.330.3 to 38.32805044.5 to 55.5<0.001
  Need met272065.761.7 to 69.72805044.5 to 55.5
  Need met or partially met374090.387.9 to 92.846082.177.8 to 86.5<0.001
  Need not met4009.77.2 to 12.110017.913.5 to 22.2
  • MHSU, mental health services use; PNC, perceived need for care; PSC, perceived sufficiency of care.