Variable Total sample (n=85) Non-relapse group (n=53) Relapse group (n=32) p-value
Categorical variables1        
Low nutritional status 29.41 35.85 18.75 0.094
Alcohol withdrawal 83.53 90.57 71.88 0.024
Continuous variables2        
Age 44.05 (9.34) 45.70 (10.43) 41.31 (9.34) 0.054
Baseline number of cigarettes / day 20.39 (15.57) 16.43 (13.61) 26.94 (16.59) 0.002
Severity index for legal area 0.71 (2.02) 0.28 (1.25) 1.52 (2.84) 0.046
1For categorical variables, percentage of the category of interest for the whole sample and each group (non-relapse vs relapse), with p-value of the chi-
2 test between groups 2For continuous variables, mean value (SD) for the whole sample and each group (non-relapse vs relapse), with the p-value of the Student’s t test comparing groups
Table 3: Determinants with a 10% significant association with risk of relapse after one month (bivariate analysis) among 85 patients entering a detoxification program
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