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Table 3 Usefulness of project activities, as reported by physician participants*

From: Educational outreach and collaborative care enhances physician's perceived knowledge about Developmental Coordination Disorder

Evaluation of Intervention Educational outreach and collaborative care
(N = 33).
N and % reporting positive usefulness**
Educational outreach only
(N = 54).
N and % reporting positive usefulness**
How useful has the project been in helping you learn to identify children with DCD? 33 (100%) 28 (51.9%)
How useful are the DCD screening activities in your examination? 26 (78.8%) 23 (42.6%)
How useful is administering the parent interview guide? 25 (75.8%) 22 (40.7%)
How useful has the project been in helping you diagnose children with DCD? 32 (97%) 20 (37%)
How useful has it been to share responsibility for identification and management of a child in your practice with an OT? 31 (94.0%) n/a
  1. *Usefulness questionnaires were completed by 87/147 (59.2%) of participants
  2. **Responses to each question were scored on a scale of 1 to 7 with 1 representing 'not very useful' and 7 representing 'highly useful'. Positive was determined to be scores of 5–7.
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