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Table 3. Outcome by treatment type proportion of studies with statistically positive results (positive studies)

Outcome Cognitive-behavioral Relaxation Diet/exercise Blood Glucose Awareness
Number of Studies Number of Positive Studies (%) Number of Studies Number of Positive Studies (%) Number of Studies Number of Positive Studies (%) Number of Studies Number of Positive Studies (%)
Glycemic control 26 11 (42) 6 2 (33) 14 8 (57) 2 1 (50)
Risk factor reduction Weight 17 3 (18) 1 0 (0) 12 3 (25) - -
Cholesterol 12 4 (33) - - 9 4 (44) - -
Blood pressure 4 2 (50) - - 5 1 (20) - -

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