Evid Based Nurs 6:52 doi:10.1136/ebn.6.2.52
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A home based health check combined with influenza vaccination improved uptake of influenza vaccination in people ≥75 years of age

Home based health check plus influenza vaccination (health check) v personal letter of invitation to attend a vaccination clinic (personal letter) in people ≥75 years of age†

Outcome at approximately 3 months Health check Personal letter RBI (95% CI) NNT (CI)
†Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.
Receipt of influenza vaccination 74% 68% 9% (3 to 16) 16 (10 to 46)

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