ACT v standard care or hospital based rehabilitation in severe mental disorders*

Weighted event rates
OutcomesACTStandard care RBI (95% CI)NNT (CI)
Contact with serices82%72%16% (10 to 22)11 (8 to 17)
Not admitted to hospital†75%60%30% (1 to 67)7 (4 to 97)
Living independently64%50%30% (10 to 53)8 (5 to 21)
Not homeless95%87%11% (5 to 18)13 (8 to 32)
Employed18%7%198% (86 to 375)10 (7 to 18)
Weighted event rates
ACTRehabilitationRBI (CI)NNT (CI)
*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.
†There was statistically significant heterogeneity among the effect sizes for this outcome.
Not admitted to hospital67%33%97% (48 to 161)3 (2 to 5)
Living independently63%23%163% (58 to 338)3 (2 to 5)
Employed66%38%76% (28 to 140)4 (3 to 8)