Table 15Characteristics of included self-help booklet–based trial

Study and Risk of Bias, Prevention TypeStudy Design, Intervention (n)Treatment Duration (Followup Duration)Population and Trauma TypePrimary Outcome Measure and Baseline ScoreMean Age and Age Range (Years)Percentage Female
Beatty et al., 2010120

Medium

Universal
Unblinded RCT, SHB (25)
Information booklet (24)
NR (6 months)Women medical (Newly diagnosed with breast cancer within previous month) (Civilian/military status not specified)PSS-SR, 10.76a55.2 (range NR)100

n = subset of sample; NR = not reported; RCT = randomized controlled trial; PSS-SR = Posttraumatic Stress Diagnostic Scale-Self Report version; SHB = self-help booklet.

a

Reported for the entire sample, not by treatment arm

From: Results

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