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Table 6 Predicted mean QUOTE scores and effect size of patients from GPs receiving training, feedback and tailored interventions (intervention group, N = 198) or training and feedback (control group, N = 246) based on multilevel linear regression analysis on imputed data, from baseline to 3 and 6 months

From: Effectiveness of a tailored implementation programme to improve recognition, diagnosis and treatment of anxiety and depression in general practice: a cluster randomised controlled trial

  Group Baseline 3 months 6 months
Mean 95% CI Mean 95% CI ES pvalue Mean 95% CI ES pvalue
Accessibility of care Intervention 3.68 (3.45, 3.92) 3.61 (3.35, 3.87) +0.2 0.263 3.72 (3.44, 4.00) +0.4* 0.038
Control 3.49 (3.25, 3.73) 3.25 (2.98, 3.51)    3.19 (2.92, 3.46)   
Emotional support Intervention 3.04 (2.86, 3.22) 3.05 (2.84, 3.25) +0.2 0.341 3.21 (2.99, 3.44) +0.3 0.143
Control 3.10 (2.93, 3.27) 2.96 (2.76, 3.16)    3.04 (2.83, 3.24)   
Patient-centred care Intervention. 3.29 (3.14, 3.44) 3.21 (3.04, 3.38) +0.2 0.294 3.31 (3.12, 3.50) +0.1 0.642
Control 3.28 (3.14, 3.42) 3.07 (2.91, 3.23)    3.23 (3.07, 3.40)   
Quality of care Intervention 2.84 (2.66, 3.02) 2.85 (2.64, 3.06) +0.1 0.599 3.03 (2.81, 3.26) +0.1 0.525
Control 2.86 (2.68, 3.04) 2.80 (2.60, 3.00)    2.96 (2.75, 3.16)   
Information and advice Intervention 3.21 (3.03, 3.38) 3.12 (2.92, 3.32) +0.0 0.842 3.48 (3.26, 3.70) +0.5* 0.013
Control 3.29 (3.12, 3.45) 3.17 (2.98, 3.37)    3.18 (2.98, 3.38)   
Self-help advice Intervention 2.77 (2.57, 2.97) 2.85 (2.62, 3.09) +0.1 0.649 2.99 (2.73, 3.24) +0.2 0.311
Control 2.86 (2.67, 3.06) 2.87 (2.64, 3.09)    2.89 (2.66, 3.12)   
  1. QUOTE QUality Of care Through the Eyes of the patient, ES effect size of pretest-posttest-control group design using pooled pretest standard deviation.
  2. *p < 0.05, where p is the significance level of the group × time interaction term.