|Outcomes at 12 months||Self management||Usual care||RRR (95% CI)||NNT (CI)|
|†Abbreviations defined in glossary; RRR, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.|
|Patients with ≥1 hospital admission for AEs||32%||51%||36% (10 to 55)||6 (4 to 24)|
|Patients with ≥1 emergency department visits for AEs||41%||63%||36% (15 to 52)||5 (3 to 12)|
A COPD self management programme reduced hospital use and improved health status
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