|Outcomes||Follow up||Nurse telehealth care||Usual physician care||RBI (95% CI)||NNT (CI)|
|†Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, NNT, and CI calculated from data provided by author.|
|≥50% improvement Hamilton Depression Rating Scale||6 weeks||50%||37%||35% (2.6 to 82)||8 (4 to 90)|
|6 months||57%||38%||47% (12 to 97)||6 (4 to 18)|
|≥50% improvement Beck Depression Inventory||6 weeks||38%||33%||16% (−16 to 62)||Not significant|
|6 months||48%||37%||32% (−1.3 to 81)||Not significant|
Adjunctive nurse telehealth care reduced depressive symptoms and improved functioning
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