Table 2

Sertraline v placebo for decrease in symptoms and global improvement in obsessive compulsive disorder at 12 weeks†

Outcomes SertralinePlaceboRBI (95% CI)NNT (CI)
†Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.
25% decrease in CY-BOCS score53%37%45% (4.9 to 101)6 (3 to 47)
Very much or much improved on CGI scales42%26%61% (7.5 to 144)6 (3 to 41)