On call paediatricians v advice nurses for after hours medical advice in a general paediatric population*

Outcomes at 72 hours after the initial callOn call paediatricianAdvice nursesRRI (95% CI)NNH
Sought unadvised care20%19%4.5% (−18 to 33)Not significant
RRR (CI)NNT
*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RRI, RRR, NNH, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.
Sought and obtained unadvised significant care4.2%4.3%2.1% (−69 to 43)Not significant