2 ARMS/GROUPS: DICHOTOMOUS OUTCOMES (e.g. OR, RR, %death)

UI Author Year Outcome Exposure/Intervention Mean Follow-up, mo N Event N Total Outcome Metric (e.g. OR, RR, HR, %) and direction of comparison * Unadjusted Adjusted
Result 95% CI P btw Result 95% CI P btw
8890661 Dwyer 1996 HTN (Rx) Calcium intake, per 1 g/day increase 10 year 1704 6634 OR (increase in Ca intake) 0.90 0.77, 1.04 NS
HTN (BP or Rx) Calcium intake, per 1 g/day increase 10 year 1222 5527 OR (increase in Ca intake) 0.99 0.85, 1.172 NS
*

Example: OR Ca/placebo

From: Appendix C, Evidence Tables: A-E

Cover of Vitamin D and Calcium
Vitamin D and Calcium: A Systematic Review of Health Outcomes.
Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 183.
Chung M, Balk EM, Brendel M, et al.

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