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Table 6 Changes in outcome measures in chronic diseases 1 year after the pharmacist consultation

From: The efficacy of single pharmacist medication review among type II diabetic patients who take six chronic medications or more: a case–control study

Variable Intervention group (N = 740) Control group (N = 1476) p-value
HgbA1C %  − 0.18 ± 1.11  − 0.51 ± 0.80 0.006
SBP (mmHg) change (Mean; SD)  − 1.33 ± 20.79  − 0.83 ± 19.35 0.352
DBP (mmHg) change (Mean; SD)  − 3.05 ± 24.55  − 1.01 ± 10.95 0.0153
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl) change (Mean; SD)  − 0.43 ± 7.73  − 0.024 ± 6.86 0.241
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl) change (Mean; SD) 1906 pts  − 2.42 ± 34.27  − 0.60 ± 26.28 0.206
TG (mg/dl) change (Mean; SD)  − 1.11 ± 74.42  − 0.96 ± 71.37 0.967
  1. SBP, Systolic Blood Pressure; DBP, Diastolic Blood Pressure; T. Cholesterol, Total Cholesterol; TG, Triglycerides