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Table 1 Numbers of physical restraint episodes in the unit, categorized by legal status of the patient and justificationa

From: Physical restraint during inpatient treatment of adolescent anorexia nervosa: frequency, clinical correlates, and associations with outcome at five-year follow-up

 Meal-relatedSelf-harm relatedPreventing harm to othersPreventing damage to propertyUnknown justificationSUM (%)
Events during admission on parental consent (in 8 of the 19 patients on parental consent)191431441 (21%)
Events during formal involuntary admission (in 3 of the 4 involuntary admitted patients)90411027159 (79%)
 109554131200 (100%)
  1. a One single event to avoid self-harm in a voluntarily admitted patient is omitted from table