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Table 6 Hypothesis confirmation

From: Understanding the discriminant factors that influence the adoption and use of clinical communities of practice: the ECOPIH case

  Whole sample function Physician sample function Nurse sample function
H1.1. The perception of improved clinical practice quality has an influence on the healthcare professional’s ECOPIH use. YES NO YES
H1.2. The perception of reduced costs associated with clinical practice YES YES  
H2. The perceived ease of use of ECOPIH in clinical practice has an influence on the healthcare professional’s use of it. NO   YES
H3. The perception of information security and confidentiality offered by ECOPIH use has an influence on the healthcare professional’s use of it. NO NO NO
H4.1. The use of different mobile devices has an influence on ECOPIH use. NO NO NO
H4.2. The use of different social media websites and applications has an influence on ECOPIH use. YES YES NO