Home based intervention (HBI) v usual care after discharge for patients with congestive heart failure at 18 months*

Outcomes HBIUsual careRRR (95% CI)NNT (CI)
*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RRR, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.
†Unplanned hospital readmission or out of hospital death.
Combined endpoint†67.3%81.3%17% (-5 to 36)Not significant
All cause mortality22.4%41.7%46% (2 to 71)6 (3 to 177)
Out of hospital death 4.1%18.8%78% (17 to 95)7 (3 to 44)