Pharmacist led, primary care management programme v usual care in type 2 diabetes*

Outcomes at 1 yearMean change from baselineDifference (95% CI)
ProgrammeUsual care
Systolic BP (mm Hg)−7+2−9 (−16 to −3)
Diastolic BP (mm Hg)−4+1−5 (−9 to −1)
HbA1c−2.5%−1.6%−0.8 (−1.7 to 0)
Total cholesterol (mg/dl)−27−12−15 (−35 to 4) (Not significant)
ProgrammeUsual careRBI (CI)NNT (CI)
*HbA1c  =  glycated haemoglobin; BP  =  blood pressure. Other abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.
Aspirin use91%58%56% (32 to 91)4 (3 to 5)