Table 2

PAT positive yield according to modified complaint groupings

Complaint by modified groupingPAT positive/(PAT positive + PAT negative) as %PAT positive/(PAT possible) as %
Fall19.59.7
Collapse (including “fit”, “blackout”)23.216
Head injury24.114
Assault (including “domestic violence”, “other”)30.217.1
Non-specific gastrointestinal7.55.2
Unwell18.013.2
Psychiatric (“depression”, “overdose”, “confusion”)29.513.3
Cardiac (including “palpitations”, “chest pain”)5.23.0
Self neglect5031.3
Repeat attender66.740