Reduced sodium (RS) v usual lifestyle (UL) at 30 months§

OutcomesRSULDifference in mean decrease (95% CI)
§DBP = diastolic blood pressure, SBP = systolic blood pressure. Other abbreviations defined in glossary; NNT and CI calculated from data in article.
Change from baseline in SBP (mm Hg)−4.6−0.44.3 (2.5 to 6.0)
Change from baseline in DBP (mm Hg)−2.2−0.22.0 (0.8 to 3.2)
Relative hazard ratio (CI)NNT (CI)
End point free36%21%0.68 (0.56 to 0.82)8 (5 to 17)