|Baseline characteristics of responders and non-responders and dose of the PRO-FIT intervention in the intervention group|
|Intervention group||Control group||Non-responders|
|Gender (% female; N)||57.1; N = 181||56.3; N = 159||53.8; N = 623|
|Age (years, mean ± SD; N)||44.7 (12.9); N = 181||45.9 (13.0);N = 159||45.1 (15.8); N = 623|
|LDL-C (mmol/l, mean ± SD; N )||3.7 (1.3); N = 1463||3.7 (1.2); N = 130||4.05 (1.33); N = 110|
|Participants that received a PRO-FIT*advice log on account||95% (172/181)|
|Participants that logged on at PRO-FIT*advice and completed at least one module||49% (85/172)|
|Participants that logged on at PRO-|
|FIT*advice and completed the module on:|
|Physical activity||41% (71/172)|
|Fat intake||35% (60/172)|
|Fruit intake||37% (64/172)|
|Vegetable intake||34% (59/172)|
|Compliance to statin therapy||26% (44/172)|
|Participants that formulated an action plan at PRO-FIT*advice for at least 1 of the modules1||31% (53/172)|
|Participants that received face-to-face counselling||99% (179/181)|
|Telephone booster calls delivered (mean ± SD; N)||4.2 (1.3); N = 181|
|Participants that logged on, finished at least 1 module, received face-to-face counselling and at least 1 telephone booster call (=complete intervention-package)||47% (85/181)|
N=sample size; SD = standard deviation; Significant differences in baseline characteristics between control and intervention group (P < 0.05) are printed in bold font.
1 Action planning was not possible in the advice module on compliance to statin therapy.
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