Evid Based Nurs 6:53 doi:10.1136/ebn.6.2.53
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Telephone appointing by receptionists improved uptake of influenza immunisation in low risk people aged 65–74 years

Telephone appointing v control for uptake of influenza immunisation in elderly patients†

Outcome at approximately 3 months Telephone appointing Control RBI (95% CI) NNT (CI)
†Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.
Uptake of influenza immunisation 50% 44% 14% (1 to 28) 17 (9 to 186)

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