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Table 2 Pharmacists' perception of outreach visit with physicians

From: Rational Prescribing in Primary care (RaPP): process evaluation of an intervention to improve prescribing of antihypertensive and cholesterol-lowering drugs

  1 Very negative n (%) 2 Negative n (%) 3 Neutral n (%) 4 Positive n (%) 5 Very positive n (%) Do not know n (%) Mean score
What was their attitude toward using the software? 0 0 3 (5) 25 (38) 38 (58) 0 4.5
What was their attitude toward printing out patient information? 0 0 28 (42) 29 (44) 7 (11) 2 (3) 3.7
How did they respond to receiving the full version of the guidelines? 0 0 12 (18) 43 (65) 11 (17) 0 4.0
How did they respond to receiving the short-version of the guidelines? 0 0 9 (14) 44 (67) 13 (20) 0 4.1
To what extent were they interested in the topic? 0 0 4 (6) 23 (35) 39 (59) 0 4.5
What was their attitude toward you? 0 0 1 (2) 47 (71) 17 (26) 1 (2) 4.2
What was their attitude to the use of cardiovascular risk assessment? 0 1 (2) 0 17 (26) 47 (71) 1 (2) 4.7
What was their attitude toward the recommendation of thiazides as first-choice drug? 1 (2) 10 (15) 24 (37) 28 (43) 2 (3) 0 3.3
What was their attitude toward the treatment goals? 0 2 (3) 8 (12) 42 (65) 10 (15) 3 (5) 4.0
How do you rate your own performance during the presentation? 0 1 (2) 7 (11) 55 (85) 1 (2) 1 (2) 3.9