Table 1

Success rate and 95% confidence Intervals based on number of patients out of 20 (ς) who achieve 30 mg/dL or greater reduction in non-HDL cholesterol

Number of successes, s:

5

6

7

8

9

10


Estimated success rate, s/16:

0.25

0.30

0.35

0.40

0.45

0.50

95% CI on ς:

(0.11, 0.47)

(0.15, 0.52)

(0.18, 0.57)

(0.22, 0.62)

(0.26, 0.66)

(0.30, 0.70)


Abrams et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2011 11:60   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-11-60

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