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Table 5 Patient evaluations of treatment and side effects

From: Patient satisfaction and side effects in primary care: An observational study comparing homeopathy and conventional medicine

   CP HP
   # % # %
Resolution of symptoms Proportion of "complete resolution" 358 27.58 347 20.90
Fulfillment of treatment expectations Proportion of "complete fulfillment" 409 32.56 599 36.52
Treatment satisfaction* Proportion of "completely satisfied" 549 43.40 871 52.66
Side effects* Yes 192 15.38 155 9.26
  Mild 57   52  
  Moderate 121   100  
  Severe 14   3  
Other effects* positive 208 17.11 650 40.55
  1. *Significant differences between groups using logistic regression with age, gender, education and chronicity as additional cofactors