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Table 3 Met actions at 6 months of eligible actions at baseline, overall and by sex for the 66 people in the wait-list arm and 59 people in the intervention arm

From: Building on existing tools to improve chronic disease prevention and screening in public health: a cluster randomized trial

Action Overall    Male    Female   
  INTERVENTION WAIT LIST Absolute Difference INTERVENTION WAIT LIST Absolute Difference INTERVENTION WAIT LIST Absolute Difference
FBS/A1C SCREEN 9/31 (29.0%) 5/20 (25.0%) 4.0% 5/11 (45.5%) 1/9 (11.0%) 3.4% 4/20 (20%) 4/11 (36.4%) −16.4%
BP SCREEN 9/11 (81.8%) 5/12 (41.7%) 40.2% 2/3 (66.7%) 1/6 (16.7%) 50.0% 6/8 (87.5%) 4/6 (66.7%) 20.8%
BP MONITOR 2/3 (66.7%) 2/3 (66.7%) 0% 0/1 (0%) 2/3 (66.7%) −66.7% 2/2 (100%) 0/0
LDL MEASURED 6/19 (31.6%) 5/19 (26.3%) 5.3% 5/11 (45.5%) 3/12 (25.0%) 20.5% 1/8 (12.5%) 2/7 (28.6%) −16.1%
BREAST SCREENING 4/8 (50.0%) 0/5 (0%) 50.0% 4/8 (50.0%) 0/5 (0%) 50.0%
COLORECTAL SCREENING 1/7 (14.3%) 0/2 (0%) 14.3% 1/3 (33.3%) 0/1 (9%) 33.3% 0/4 (0%) 0/1 (0%) 0%
PAP SCREENING 2/8 (25.0%) 1/9 (11.1%) 13.9% 2/8 (25.0%) 1/9 (11.1%) 13.9%
BMI SCREENING 8/11 (72.7%) 0/9 (0%) 72.7% 4/5 (80.0%) 0/6 (0%) 80.0% 4/6 (66.7%) 0/3 (0%) 66.7%
WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE 39/53 (73.6%) 1/59 (1.6%) 71.9% 11/19 (57.9%) 1/27 (3.7%) 54.2% 28/34 (82.4%) 0/32 (0%) 82.4%
WEIGHT CONTROL 21/39 (53.8%) 28/49 (57.1%) −3.3% 6/13 (46.2%) 12/25 (48.0%) −1.8% 15/26 (57.7%) 16/24 (66.7%) −9.0%
REFERRAL FOR BMI > =25 30/39 (76.9%) 23/49 (46.9%) 30.0% 8/13 (61.5%) 11/25 (44.0%) 17.5% 22/26 (84.6%) 12/24 (50.0%) 34.6%
SMOKING CESSATION 3/27 (11.1%) 1/28 (3.6%) 7.5% 1/14 (7.1%) 0/13 (0%) 7.1% 2/13 (15.4%) 1/15 (6. 7%) 8.7%
CESSATION REFERRAL 16/27 (59.3%) 928 (32.1%) 27.1% 9/14 (64.3%) 3/13 (23.1%) 41.2% 7/13 (53.8%) 6/15 (40.0%) 13.8%
ALCOHOL CONTROL 10/15 (66.7%) 11/21 (52.4%) 14.3% 5/8 (62.5%) 4/10 (40.0%) 22.5% 5/7 (71.4%) 7/11 (63.6%) 7.8%
ALCOHOL REFERRAL 6/15 (40.0%) 2/21 (9.5%) 30.5% 2/8 (25.0%) 1/10 (10.0%) 15.0% 4/7 (57.1%) 1/11 (9.1%) 48.1%
PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IMPROVED 28/45 (62.2%) 36/56 (64.3%) −2.1% 5/14 (35.7%) 16/26 (61.5%) −25.8% 23/31 (74.2%) 20/30 (66.7%) 7.5%
ACTIVITY REFERRAL 32/45 (71.1%) 23/56 (41.1%) 30.0% 8/14 (57.1%) 9/26 (34.6%) 22.5% 24/31 (77.4%) 14/30 (46.7%) 30.7%
HEALTHY DIET SCORE 47/52 (90.4%) 56/61 (91.8%) −1.4% 17/21 (81.0%) 26/31 (83.9%) −2.9% 30/31 (96.8%) 30/30 (100%) −3.2%
NUTRITION REFERRAL 35/52 (67.3%) 18/61 29.5%) 37.8% 13/21 (61.9%) 8/31 (25.8%) 36.1% 22/31 (71.0%) 10/30 (33.3%) 37.6%