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Table 5 Comparison of monthly UHD use at 6 month follow-up between 'GP' and 'GNP' groups.

From: A randomised controlled trial of structured nurse-led outpatient clinic follow-up for dyspeptic patients after direct access gastroscopy

    Unadjusted Adjusted*
  GP
(n = 86)
GNP
(n = 89)
GP -- GNP GP -- GNP
Drug pattern in months Mean score (SD) Mean difference
(95% CI)
p-value Mean difference
(95% CI )
p-value
Full dose PPI 2.0 (2.7) 0.6 (1.7) 1.4 (0.8, 2.1) < 0.001 1.5 (0.8, 2.1) < 0.001
Half dose PPIs 1.5 (2.4) 1.4 (2.3) 0.0 (-0.7, 0.7) 0.942 0.1 (-0.5, 0.8) 0.702
No treatment 2.5 (2.7) 4.0 (2.5) -1.5 (-2.2, -0.7) < 0.001 -1.7 (-2.4, -0.9) < 0.001
  1. * Adjusted for baseline level.
  2. Including all H2RAs.