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Table 3 Self-reported participant variables (Physicians)

From: Enhancing screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment among socioeconomically disadvantaged patients: study protocol for a knowledge exchange intervention involving patients and physicians

Demographics • Age
  • Gender
  • Graduation year
  • Discipline (family medicine, emergency medicine)
  • Practice status (resident, practicing physician)
Practice behaviour • Comfort managing patients from target population
  • Perceived success finding common ground with  patients from target population
  • Frequency of use of addiction screening
  • Frequency of use of brief intervention
  • Frequency of referral to addiction service providers
  • Frequency of addiction follow-up with patients  having completed treatment
Attitude • Short Understanding of Substance use Scale
  • Attitudes Toward Injecting Drug Users scale
  • Health Professionals Attitudes Toward the Homeless  Inventory
Project feedback • Presentation use/usefulness
  • Video use/usefulness
  • Electronic module use/usefulness
  • Champions use/usefulness
  • Inner city tour use/usefulness
  • Point of care reminder use/usefulness