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Table 2 Determinant scores according to guideline use

From: Implementation of a guideline for local health policy making by regional health services: exploring determinants of use by a web survey

Determinants Outcome measures Total (n = 73) users (n = 35) non-users (n = 38) p
Person
 Outcome expectancy mean (SD) 3.15 (0.65) 3.17 (0.58) 3.14 (0.71) 0.93
 Self-efficacy (A) mean (SD) 3.90 (0.85) 4.00 (0.77) 3.82 (0.93) 0.42
 Self-efficacy (B) mean (SD) 3.89 (0.91) 3.91 (0.78) 3.87 (1.02) 0.97
 Task responsibility mean (SD) 4.09 (0.81) 4.30 (0.71) 3.89 (0.85) 0.028*
 Usability mean (SD) 3.80 (0.50) 3.97 (0.36) 3.64 (0.55) 0.002*
Organization
 Encouragement mean (SD) 2.12 (0.94) 1.99 (0.92) 2.25 (0.95) 0.15
 Organizational readiness mean (SD) 3.08 (0.66) 3.10 (0.60) 3.06 (0.71) 0.52
 Peer influence mean (SD) 3.06 (0.76) 3.15 (0.84) 2.97 (0.66) 0.29
 Peer interaction mean (SD) 1.84 (1.68) 2.09 (1.58 1.61 (1.75) 0.14
 Participative adoption decision % 42.5 48.6 36.8 0.31
Social and administrative legitimacy
 legitimacy (mean (SD)) mean (SD) 2.84 (0.45) 2.82 (0.53) 2.86 (0.36) 0.68
Background variables
 Organization type: urban RHS % 5.5 2.9 7.9 0.67
 RHS with research dept. % 42.5 45.7 39.5 0.59
 RHS with health promotion dept. % 68.5 62.9 73.7 0.32
 Imago mean (SD) 3.68 (0.69) 3.67 (0.73) 3.70 (0.66) 0.75
 Project/policy-oriented mean (SD) 2.82 (1.09) 2.86 (1.19) 2.79 (0.99) 0.84
 Professional occupation: health promoter % 42.0 34.4 48.6 0.23
 Work experience in years mean (SD) 7.82 (6.78) 7.66 (6.29) 7.97 (7.29) 0.85
 Work pressure mean (SD) 3.60 (0.60) 3.60 (0.60) 3.61 (0.60) 0.96
Knowledge of guideline
 Subjectively (availability) mean (SD) 1.92 (0.36) 2.00 (0.00) 1.84 (0.49) 0.06*
 Objectively (content) mean (SD) 1.49 (1.29) 1.77 (1.29) 1.24 (1.26) 0.09*
  1. *p < 0.10