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Table 7 Changes in key health behaviours

From: A novel approach to increasing community capacity for weight management a volunteer-delivered programme (ActWELL) initiated within breast screening clinics: a randomised controlled trial

Baseline and follow up measures
  Intervention Group Comparison group Between group difference; P value
N Mean (SD) 95% CI N Mean (SD) 95% CI Unadjusted mean (95% CI) p-value Adjusted for all SAP variables (95% CI) p-value
Alcohol use (Audit-C score)a
 Baseline 279 4.5 (2.75)   281 4.2 (2.56)      
 12 months 227 3.9 (2.57)   240 3.8 (2.50)      
 Difference to baseline 227 −0.5 (1.55) −0.74 to −0.34 240 −0.4 (1.59) − 0.55 to − 0.15 0.22 (− 0.11 to 0.54) 0.197 0.13 (− 0.49 to 0.75) 0.681
Total fruit and vegetables (portions/day)
 Baseline 279 5.1 (2.11)   281 5.1 (2.44)      
 12 weeks 262 6.0 (2.06)   264 5.8 (2.66)      
 Difference to baseline 262 0.9 (1.77) 0.64 to 1.07 264 0.6 (2.01)      
 12 months 227 6.1 (2.20)   240 5.8 (2.47)      
 Difference to baseline 227 0.9 (1.85) 0.70 to 1.18 240 0.6 (1.90) 0.39 to 0.88 0.17 (−0.11 to 0.46) 0.234 0.30 (−0.04 to 0.64) 0.080
  1. aGamma distribution with identity link