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Table 5 Reasons given by clinicians for their choice of treatment setting for vignettes in which there was consensus as to integrated treatment and treatment setting (n = 8)

From: Clinicians’ perceptions for indicating and contra-indicating integrated treatment for SUD and comorbid PTSD, a vignette study

Vignette No of clinicians Choice of setting Most commonly cited reasons (n)
2 17 Outpatient Daytime activities (13), patient stability (8), adequate support system (7), limited SUD (6), earlier treatment (5)
3 21 Outpatient Daytime activities (12), limited SUD (11), adequate support system (6)
4 23 Inpatient Suicide risk (14), severity of SUD (13), lack of support system (13)
5 24 Inpatient Drug of choice (13), suicide risk (11), vulnerability to psychosis (6), susceptibility to crisis (6), lack of support system (5)
6 22 Outpatient Adequate support system (15), daytime activities (12), limited SUD (5), patient stability (5)
9 17 Inpatient Housing situation (15), susceptibility to crises (9), lack of support system (4)
14 14 Outpatient Adequate support system (11), single-event trauma (5), limited SUD (5)
15 18 Outpatient Adequate support system (17), housing situation (3)