Table 3

Attendance at individual and group-consultations of participants in both study groups
Intervention group
GP consultations NP consultations † Group-consultations
Visit % Visit % Visit %
Admission 100 baseline 96.8 1 month 71.7
9 months 86.3 3 months 90.6 2 months 63.9
15 months 88.9 6 months 87.1 8 months 58.7
21 months 83.2 12 months 89.0 14 months 50.7
27 months 80.4 18 months 91.2 20 months 38.3
24 months 86.3
30 months 89.1
Usual care group
GP consultations NP consultations † Group-consultations
Visit % Visit % Visit %
Admission 100 baseline 390 (93.7)
6 months 353 (86.5)
18 months 321 (90.4)
30 months 277 (86.0)

Attendance rates were calculated on all individuals participating in the program at a particular time-point. In total, 479 (intervention) and 446 (usual care) persons started the intervention, of which N = 368 (intervention) and 341 (usual care) individuals completed the programme.

Vermunt et al.

Vermunt et al. BMC Family Practice 2012 13:79   doi:10.1186/1471-2296-13-79

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