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Table 3 Differences in metacognitive functions between patients with and without history of violence

From: Aggressive behavior and metacognitive functions: a longitudinal study on patients with mental disorders

History of violence PM N (%) GM N (%) Χ2 p-value
Total metacognition
 Yes 58 (66.7) 38 (40.9) 12.03 0.001
 No 29 (33.3) 55 (59.1)
Monitoring
 Yes 30 (68.2) 66 (48.5) 5.16 0.023
 No 14 (31.8) 70 (51.5)
Differentiating
  Yes 52 (65.0) 44 (44.0) 7.88 0.005
   No 28 (35.0) 56 (56.0)
Integrating
 Yes 50 (60.2) 46 (47.4) 2.95 0.086
 No 33 (39.8) 51 (52.6)
Decentering
 Yes 60 (65.9) 36 (40.4) 11.74 0.001
 No 31 (34.1) 53 (59.6)