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Table 6 H. pylori status of consented participants by domiciliary IMD decile

From: Recruitment to a large scale randomised controlled clinical trial in primary care: the Helicobacter Eradication Aspirin Trial (HEAT)

   Number of participants
H. pylori status Positive Negative Inconclusive No result
IMD1 decile 1–5 6–10 1–5 6–10 1–5 6–10 1–5 6–10
Participant sex Female 731 (8.7%)2 676 (8.1%) 3107 (37.1%) 3715 (44.4%) 25 (0.3%) 21 (0.2%) 55 (0.7%) 43 (0.5%)
Male 2037 (9.3%)3 1920 (8.8%) 7695 (35.3%) 9895 (45.4%) 35 (0.2%) 37 (0.2% 96 (0.4%) 78 (0.4%)
  1. 1IMD deciles: 1 = most deprived, 10 = least deprived
  2. Numbers in brackets show the percentage of total number of consented 2females (8373) or 3males (21793) respectively for H. pylori status according to domiciliary IMD decile