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Table 4 Results of the stepwise regression cross-theoretical construct analyses

From: Applying psychological theories to evidence-based clinical practice: identifying factors predictive of lumbar spine x-ray for low back pain in UK primary care practice

Predictive Constructs Entered     
Outcome: Ordering lumbar spine x-rays   IRR Adj. R 2   
TPB: Attitude Indirect and Direct; PBC Power; Intention
SCT: Risk Perception; Self Efficacy
Operant learning theory: anticipated consequences; Evidence of habitual behaviour
Implementation Intention
CS-SRM Timeline cyclical; Control - by patient; Cause - family problems, poor prior medical care, ageing, bad luck; Coherence
Knowledge
Coherence 1.122*    
  Control - by patient 0.897*    
  Attitude Direct 1.017***    
  Cause - poor prior medical care 1.848** 0.015†   
Outcome: Behavioural Simulation   Beta Adj. R 2 df F
TPB: Attitude Indirect and Direct; PBC Power and PBC Power direct; Intention
SCT: Risk Perception; Outcome expectancy Self Efficacy
Operant learning theory: Anticipated Consequences; Evidence of Habitual Behaviour
Implementation Intention
CS-SRM: Control - by treatment, patient, doctor; Cause - ageing; Coherence; Emotional Response
Precaution Adoption Process
Action Planning 0.272***    
  PBC Power 0.252***    
  Cause - ageing 0.126* 0.165 3, 277 19.4***
Outcome: Behavioural Intention   Beta Adj. R 2 df F
TPB: Attitude Indirect and Direct; Subjective Norm; PBC Power and PBC Power direct
SCT: Risk Perception; Outcome expectancy Self Efficacy
Operant learning theory: anticipated consequences; Evidence of Habitual Behaviour
CS-SRM: Control - by treatment, patient and doctor; Cause- stress; Coherence; Emotional Response
Precaution Adoption Process
Knowledge
PBC Power 0.273***    
  Evidence of Habitual Behaviour 0.286***    
  Outcome expectancy 0.169**    
  Control - by treatment -0.115* 0.335 4, 275 36.1***
  1. *p ≤ 0.05; ** p ≤ 0.01; ***p ≤ 0.001.
  2. PBC = perceived behavioural control; TPB = Theory of Planned Behaviour; SCT = Social Cognitive Theory; CS-SRM = Common Sense Self-Regulation Model;
  3. † McFadden's pseudo R2