Nurse telehealth care v usual physician care for major depression†

OutcomesFollow upNurse telehealth careUsual physician careRBI (95% CI)NNT (CI)
†Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, NNT, and CI calculated from data provided by author.
≥50% improvement Hamilton Depression Rating Scale6 weeks50%37%35% (2.6 to 82)8 (4 to 90)
6 months57%38%47% (12 to 97)6 (4 to 18)
≥50% improvement Beck Depression Inventory6 weeks38%33%16% (−16 to 62)Not significant
6 months48%37%32% (−1.3 to 81)Not significant