Table 1

Study outcome, measurements and plans to unify the data

Study outcomesVariablesMeasurementsPlans to unify
PrimaryThe difference between intervention and control groups in SBP at 6-month follow-upmm HgMean SBP
SecondaryDBP at 6-month follow-upmm HgMean DBP
BMIkg/m2Mean BMI
WCcmMean WC
HCcmMean HC
Smoking tobaccoCurrent or within the past 6 monthsProportion of current/past smokers
Physical activitySufficiently active/METSProportion of sufficiently active/mean METS
DietNumber of fruits and vegetables serving per weekProportion
QoLScoreMean score
HbA1cPercentageMean HbA1c
Lipid parameters (LDL cholesterol)mg/dLMean change
CV eventsAngina, myocardial infarction, stroke, arrhythmias, coronary heart diseases, valvular heart diseases, cardiomyopathy, etcNumber of events
CV composite scoreCV risk factorsNumber of CV risk factors controlled with the intervention
SBP and DBP at 12 monthsmm HgMean SBP and mean DBP
  • BMI, body mass index; CV, cardiovascular; DBP, diastolic blood pressure; HbA1c, glycated haemoglobin; HC, hip circumference; LDL, low-density lipoprotein; METS, Metabolic Equivalent of Task; QoL, quality of life; SBP, systolic blood pressure; WC, waist circumference.