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Table 1 Prevalence of elevated depressive symptoms and controller medication adherence at intervention onset (Session 1) for teens in the treatment and control groups

From: Exploring the impact of elevated depressive symptoms on the ability of a tailored asthma intervention to improve medication adherence among urban adolescents with asthma

  Treatment N = 58 Control N = 65 Odds ratio (95% CI) p value
% of teens with elevated depressive symptoms at baseline (n)   20.7           (12)     24.6         (16)   0.80 (0.34, 1.87) 0.60
Core behavior and report of medication at session 1       
Controller medication, adherent ≥ 5 of last 7 days   24.1           (14)     27.7         (18)   0.83 (0.37, 1.87) 0.65
Controller medication, not adherent < 5 of last 7 days   75.9           (44)     72.3         (47)