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Table 2 Summary of reactivated donors among all participants in the three groups

From: Effective methods for reactivating inactive blood donors: a stratified randomised controlled study

 Telephone group
− 1
SMS group
− 2
Control group
−3
P
1 vs. 21 vs. 32 vs. 3
Gender
 Male164 (51.1)186 (55.2)158 (54.3)0.2920.4280.822
 Female157 (48.9)151 (44.8)133 (45.7)   
Age, yearsa36.8 ± 8.037.0 ± 8.037.3 ± 7.50.8730.2030.150
Previous donations, na4.8 ± 6.54.5 ± 3.54.4 ± 3.10.2500.1670.597
Type of re-donation
 Whole blood306 (95.3)328 (97.3)282 (96.9)0.0030.3630.388
 Apheresis platelet15 (4.7)9 (2.7)9 (3.1)   
Additional donations, n
 1291 (90.7)305 (90.5)269 (92.4)0.2130.3180.752
 ≥ 230 (9.3)32 (9.5)22 (7.6)   
  1. Data presented as no. (%), unless otherwise stated. aData presented as mean ± standard deviation