|Outcomes at a median of 6 months||Number of trials (n)||ESD||Conventional care||RRR (95% CI)||NNT (CI)|
|*Abbreviations defined in glossary.|
|†RRR, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.|
|‡Numbers calculated from data provided by author.|
|Death or dependence†||11 (1597)||45%||50%||11% (1 to 20)||19 (10 to 157)|
|Death‡||11 (1597)||8.8%||9.7%||9.1% (−23 to 33)||Not significant|
|Death or long term institutional care‡||9 (1398)||18%||23%||21% (3 to 36)||21 (12 to 175)|
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