Table 1.

Perceived helpfulness of events and proceedings after suicide by patients. Values are numbers (percentages) of consultants for whom the item was applicable

Very helpfulHelpfulNeutralUnhelpfulVery unhelpfulTotalNo (%) not applicable
Fatal accident inquiry06 (19)10 (32)8 (26)7 (23)31130 (81)
Disciplinary proceedings1 (9)05 (46)3 (27)2 (18)11152 (93)
Legal proceedings02 (12)1 (6)3 (18)11 (65)17146 (90)
Critical incident review14 (17)42 (51)18 (22)8 (10)1 (1)8381 (50)
Team meeting39 (32)65 (54)15 (12)1 (1)1 (1)12143 (26)
Funeral6 (25)9 (38)6 (25)3 (12)024136 (85)
Other10 (27)17 (46)2 (5)4 (11)4 (11)37119 (77)