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Table 2 Characteristics of survey respondents

From: Does access to a demand-led evidence briefing service improve uptake and use of research evidence by health service commissioners? A controlled before and after study

  Intervention received
A B C
n n n
Formal responsibility for doing or managing research in CCG? Yes, doing and managing 5 2 2
Yes, managing 3 3 7
Yes, doing 1 2 0
Neither 28 35 17
Highest educational achievement? School level 2 0 0
Undergraduate 17 27 12
Master’s degree 14 13 8
Higher degree 3 2 6
Clinical qualifications? No 16 8 6
Yes 21 34 20
Worked as a researcher in an academic context No 34 42 24
Yes 5 11 13
Commissioned research No 29 47 32
Yes 10 6 5
Been a co-applicant or advisor on a research project No 30 44 30
Yes 9 9 7
Been employed as a researcher No 35 49 32
Yes 4 4 5