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Table 44Depression: strength of evidence for reminders to providers and nonadherent patients interventions

InterventionNumber of Studies; Subjects (Analyzed)OutcomeStudy Design/Risk of BiasConsistencyDirectnessPrecisionMagnitude of Effect and Strength of Evidence
Reminders vs. usual care1; 9,564 (9,564)Medication adherenceRCT
Medium
ConsistentDirectPreciseDifference in percentage points for adherence; 1 to 3 (range across study)
Low

Abbreviation: RCT = randomized controlled trials.

From: Results

Cover of Closing the Quality Gap: Revisiting the State of the Science (Vol. 4: Medication Adherence Interventions: Comparative Effectiveness)
Closing the Quality Gap: Revisiting the State of the Science (Vol. 4: Medication Adherence Interventions: Comparative Effectiveness).
Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 208.4.
Viswanathan M, Golin CE, Jones CD, et al.

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