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Table 6 Multivariate regression model: Rate of cardiovascular risk assessment

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

Dependant variable: Rate of assessment of cardiovascular risk
Explanatory variable B (95 % CI) Standard error of B p-value
(Constant) -0.12 (-0.88 to 0.64) 0.38 0.75
Proportion of doctors present at meeting 0.25 (-0.06 to 0.56) 0.16 0.11
Doctors' attitude towards recommendation of cardiovascular risk-assessment* -0.10 (-0.22 to 0.02) 0.06 0.11
Doctors' interest in topic* 0.09 (-0.02 to 0.21) 0.06 0.10
Are reminders working as they should? 0.16 (-0.07 to 0.39) 0.11 0.17
R2 = 0.13, N = 61     
  1. * Assessed by pharmacists after or during outreach visit, see Table 3 for coding of variable.
  2. † Response from doctors during telephone-interviews, see Table 2 for coding of variable.