TABLE III

Median depression scores * (interquartile range) over time by “intention to treat” group

Groups comparedAt start of studyAt six monthsAt 12 months
No intention to treat (n=62)18 (16 to 21)14 (10 to 29)
Possible intention to treat (n=20)17 (13 to 22)19 (12 to 25)
Definite intention to treat (n=27)22 (17 to 27)22 (11 to 30)
  • *On Beck depression inventory.