|Outcomes at 6 months||COACH||Usual care||Difference in mean change (95% CI)|
|*BMI = body mass index; BP = blood pressure. Values are mean change from baseline. CIs provided by author.|
|Total cholesterol (mmol/l)||−0.54||−0.18||0.36 (0.20 to 0.52)|
|BMI (kg/m2)||−0.5||−0.1||0.4 (0.1 to 0.5)|
|Total fat (g)||−15.3||−10.5||4.8 (0.3 to 9.3)|
|Systolic BP (mm Hg)||+0.1||+4.5||4.4 (1.8 to 7.0)|
|Diastolic BP (mm Hg)||+0.4||+2.8||2.4 (0.7 to 4.0)|
Coaching by non-drug prescribing health professionals reduced total cholesterol concentrations in coronary heart disease
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