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Table 5 Shift to higher change stage between baseline and 6 months for clients with SNAPW risk factors

From: The impact of a brief lifestyle intervention delivered by generalist community nurses (CN SNAP trial)

Clients with SNAPW risk factors Increase fruit and vegetable intake Increase physical activity Reduce alcohol consumption Reduce or quit smoking Reduce weight
Intervention site EI LI EI LI EI LI EI LI EI LI
  n = 101 n = 105 n =34 n =18 n = 57 n =42 n = 24 n = 18 n = 96 n = 97
Did not shift to a higher stage of change 66.3% 61.9% 41.2% 72.2% 80.7% 81.0% 70.8% 44.4% 64.6% 55.7%
Shifted to a higher stage of change 33.7% 38.1% 58.8% 27.8% 19.3% 19.0% 29.2% 55.6% 35.4% 44.3%
Chi square (one-sided) 0.439 4.54 0.001 2.973 1.60
  p = 0.303 p = 0.032 p = 0.593 p = 0. 080 p = 0.132
  1. Bolded figures represent significant differences between the sites.