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Table 5 Preferred methods for receiving research information (% saying yes) (n = 91)

From: Information transfer: what do decision makers want and need from researchers?

Position Website Email Newsletter List Serv Media Release Health Related Journals Professional Journals Colleagues Conferences Workshop Short Summaries
% of sample-preferring method 96.7 79.3 80.4 18.7 63.0 88.0 91.3 91.3 96.7 95.7
Executive Director 89 74.3 77.1 14.3 71.4 85.7 100 85.7 97.1 97.1
Director 79 83.3 88.9 16.7 50 94.4 88.9 100 100 100
Manager 86 78.6 92.9 7.1 57.1 92.9 100 85.7 92.9 71.4
SHP 91 90.1 63.6 36.4 90.1 81.8 81.8 90.1 90.1 91.1
Clinician 77 76.9 76.9 30.8 38.5 84.6 84.6 100 100 100
F 0.4 0.4 1.1 1.5 2.4 0.3 0.9 1.2 0.7 1.4
What kind of office is it?           
CTC 78.6 67.9 75 16.7 46.4 82.1 89.3 96.4 100 100
CCAC 86.5 78.4 89.2 5.4 67.6 91.9 91.9 89.2 94.6 94.6
DHC 88.5 92.3 73.1 46.2 73.1 88.5 92.3 88.5 96.2 92.3
F 1.4 2.5 1.8 19.5*** 2.5 1.1 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.0
  1. *SHP = Senior Health Planner; *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001;