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Table 2 Trial outcomes

From: Promoting prompt help-seeking for symptoms – assessing the impact of a gynaecological cancer leaflet on presentations to primary care: a record-based randomised control trial

Primary outcomes Intervention Control Difference (control-intervention)
Proportion presenting 231/7799 (3.0%) 207/7739 (2.7%) RR = 1.11, 95%CI 0.92–1.33; p = 0.28
Time to presentation, Mean, 95% CI 57.2 (53.4–62.0) 65.2 (60.3–70.1) 8 days; t = −2.42, p = 0.02
Secondary outcomes
 Proportion referred 66/7799 (0.8%) 51/7739 (0.7%) RR = 1.28, 95%CI 0.89–1.85; p = 0.18
 Time to referral Mean, 95% CI 57.1 (48.0–66.1) 67.7 (57.4–78.0) 10.6 days; t = −1.53, p = 0.13
Other
 Cancers diagnoseda 2 1  
  1. aThe numbers of cancers diagnosed was not compared statistically due to the small numbers