Table 8-7Waking (part of a 3 step program) compared to imipramine - Clinical summary of findings

OutcomeWakingImipramineRelative risk (95% CI)Absolute effectQuality
Number of children who achieved 14 consecutive dry nights24/36 (66.7%)14/36 (38.9%)RR 1.71 (1.07 to 2.74)276 more per 1000 (from 27 more to 677 more)VERY LOW
Number of children who relapsed after 12 months2/24 (8.3%)2/14 (14.3%)RR 0.58 (0.09 to 3.69)60 fewer per 1000 (from 130 fewer to 385 more)VERY LOW

From: 8, Lifting and waking in the management of bedwetting

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