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Table 4 Healthcare treatments among WSQ intervention group and controls reporting high stressa

From: Effects of a work stress intervention on healthcare use and treatment compared to treatment as usual: a randomised controlled trial in Swedish primary healthcare

  Before inclusion (< 12 months) Follow-up (≥12 months)
  WSQ-IG
% (n = 84b)
Control
% (n = 92b)
p-value WSQ-IG
% (n = 87b)
Control
% (n = 97b)
p-value
Healthcare treatment
 Diagnostics/Assessments 8 (7) 8 (8) 1 17 (15) 12 (12) .41
 Treatment 10 (8) 14 (13) .36 28 (24) 26 (25) .87
 Information/Education 4 (3) 4 (4) 1 9 (8) 5 (5) .39
 Collaborative care 2 (2) 2 (2) 1 23 (20) 11 (11) .048
  1. aParticipants that scored values of 3 (stressful) and 4 (very stressful) in at least one of the four categories in the WSQ
  2. bNumber of valid observations
  3. Fisher’s Exact Test was performed with a significance level of .05 (95%).
  4. Statistically significant difference (p < 0.05) between groups