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Table 4 Mean length of days off work

From: Feasibility and effectiveness of offering a solution-focused follow-up to employees with psychological problems or muscle skeletal pain: a randomised controlled trial

  Intervention Control Mean Diff. 95% CI t-test p-val.
  n Median Mean (SD) n Median Mean (SD)    
Lost work days total 113 214.0 217,12 (84,41) 100 189.0 198,14 (83,44) 18.98 -3,75 to 41,70 0.101
Muscle-skeletal pain 47 217.0 216,64 (87,52) 53 162.0 185,83 (81,62) 30.81 -2,77 to 64,38 0.072
Psych. problems 66 205.0 217,45 (82,81) 47 196.0 212,02 (84,16) 5.43 -26,10 to 36,97 0.733
Men 40 240.0 229,03 (77,94) 42 158.0 171,33 (73,57) 57.69 24,40 to 90,99 0.001
Women 73 206.0 210,59 (87,59) 58 206.5 217,55 (85,37) -6.96 -40,01 to 23,18 0.648