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Table 1 Probability of differences in outcomes in diet comparisons

From: Analysis of dietary interventions. A simple payoff matrix for display of comparative dietary trials

   PROBABILITY
   MATRIX X-OVER
MEN VLCKD > LF 0.73 0.73
  LF > VLCKD 0.27 0.27
  VLCKD – LF > 2 0.59 0.53
  LF – VLCKD > 2 0.17 0.27
  VLCKD – LF > 5 0.31 0.33
  LF – VLCKD > 5 0.02 0
WOMEN VLCKD > LF 0.78 0.62
  rLF > VLCKD 0.21 0.31
  VLCKD – LF > 2 0.69 0.54
  LF – VLCKD > 2 0.09 0.31
  VLCKD – LF > 5 0.09 0.31
  LF – VLCD > 5 0 0
  1. The number of matrix elements corresponding to each condition are divided by the total number of matrix elements (paired differences) in the matrices in Figure 1. For cross-over, difference for results (VLCKD – LF) for each subject are divided by the number of subjects.