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Table 1 Six- and 12-month follow-up outcomes for feasibility study of provider tailored discussion guide: asthma control and management

From: Pilot study of a brief provider and EMR-based intervention for overweight teens with asthma

  6-month follow-up 12-month follow-up
Outcome Control Treatment Estimated mean difference (95%CI) Control Treatment Estimated mean difference (95%CI)
Indicators of control*, mean (SE)
 Wheeze/30 days 1.56 (0.21) 0.93 (0.29) 0.63 (−0.15, 1.42) 1.92 (0.69) 1.08 (0.19) 0.84 (−0.69, 2.37)
 Used rescue inhaler 0.71 (0.25) 0.56 (0.31) 0.14 (−0.71, 1.00) 1.49 (0.45) 0.79 (0.14) 070 (−0.30, 1.71)
 Nights awakened 0.91 (0.36) 0.25 (0.07) 0.66 (−0.13, 1.45) 1.49 (0.43) 0.67 (0.11) 0.79 (−0.16, 1.74)
 Limited activity 2.21 (0.46) 1.12 (0.08) 1.08 (0.08, 2.09) 1.79 (0.24) 0.87 (0.14) 0.91 (0.31, 1.51)
 Missed school 0.20 (0.15) 0.12 (0.10) 0.08 (−0.32, 0.48) 0.86 (0.40) 0.29 (0.10) 0.57 (−0.32, 1.45)
 Days perceived asthma uncontrolled 1.04 (0.03) 0.62 (0.09) 0.41 (0.21, 0.62) 1.31 (0.37) 0.67 (0.10) 0.64 (−0.17, 1.46)
Morbidity, mean (SE)             
 Symptom-free/14 days 9.96 (1.57) 17.75 (7.45) −7.79 (−24.24, 8.6) 6.8 (2.28) 10.21 (0.71) −3.39 (−8.51, 1.73)
 Asthma episodes/6 months 2.77 (1.55) 1.19 (0.44) 1.59 (−1.89, 5.07) 1.54 (0.30) 0.37 (0.12) 1.16 (0.47, 1.85)
 ED visit 0.30 (0.26) 0.19 (0.10) 0.12 (−0.48, 0.72) 0.34 (0.27) 0.29 (0.06) −0.15 (−0.49, 0.19)
 Hospital admissions 0   0    N/A 0.48 (0.27) 0.32 (0.09) 0.16 (−0.45, 0.77)