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Table 3 Shows the distribution of variables in both gender

From: Pharmacist counseling to cardiac patients in Israel prior to discharge from hospital contribute to increasing patient's medication adherence closing gaps and improving outcomes

  Age Number of chronic medications Medication adherence Number of readmission
Males N = 50     
Mean ± SD 76.9 ± 12.27 6.66 ± 2.43 69.20 ± 26.83 0.88 ± 1.02
Minimum 36 3 6.25 0
Maximum 90 17 100 3
Females N = 24     
Mean ± SD 72.6 ± 10.49 7 ± 2.02 69.54 ± 20.66 0.71 ± 1.23
Minimum 52 4 24.98 0
Maximum 92 11 105.1 5
  1. 1 For the statistical analysis (Chi-squared test) using SPSS 14.0 software was performed
  2. 2 The statistical significance level that was used was bilateral 5%