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Table 2 Characteristics of the participants by data source

From: Adoption and sustainability of decision support for patients facing health decisions: an implementation case study in nursing

  Interviews & focus groups Uptake survey Implementation intervention
Frontline staff nurses 8 (66.7) 25 (100) 31 (100)
Nurse supervisor or educator 2 (16.7) 0 0
Non-nurse administrators 2 (16.7 0 0
Length of employment    
   ≤ 6 months 1 (8.3) 4 (16.0) 5 (16.1)
   7 to 12 months 3 (25.0) 8 (32.0) 9 (29.0)
   >12 months 8 (66.7) 13 (52.0) 17 (54.8)
Employment status (full-time equivalent) Mean 0.77 Mean 0.75 Mean 0.74
   not reported (casual status) 1 (8.3) 2 (8.0) 2 (6.5)
BSc or higher education 7 (58.3) 10 (40.0) 13 (41.9)
Gender    
   Female 10 (83.3) 25 (100) 30 (96.8)
   Male 2 (16.7) 0 1 (3.2)
Years of nursing    
   ≤ 5 years 0 0 0
   6 to 10 years 0 1 (4.0) 2 (6.5)
   11 to 15 years 1 (8.3) 7 (28.0) 7 (22.6)
   ≥ 16 years 9 (75.0) 17 (68.0) 22 (71.0)
   not reported 2 (16.7) 0 0
N 12 25 31
  1. Note: Data are numbers (%) unless otherwise specified