Table 1.

Flow of patients entered into randomisation

No interventionLeaflet onlyDrug counselling onlyLeaflet and counsellingTotal
Allocated treatment55535253213
Adherence monitored2320232288
First education visit434689
Interview 2 (6 weeks)53524853206
Second education visit343973
Interview 3 (end of main study)52514853204
Full 12 week data (including questionnaire)48464650190