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Table 1 Attitudes toward promotion of healthy lifestyles, percent of health care professionals who agree to a high extent

From: Implementation of clinical practice guidelines on lifestyle interventions in Swedish primary healthcare – a two-year follow up

Statements At my PHCC, we consider it important to promote healthy lifestyles for our patients At my PHCC, we work extensively with the promotion of healthy lifestyles among our patients
Questionnaire Q I Q II Q I → Q II Q I Q II Q I → Q II
Characteristics Percent P Percent P P Percent P Percent P P
Profession   0.774   0.961    0.447   0.051  
 Nurses 81   88   0.232 53   65   0.094
 Physicians 80   87   0.309 48   46   0.856
Years in profession   0.987   0.215    0.042   0.044  
 0–10 81   81   0.926 43   44   0.918
  > 10 81   90   0.072 57   65   0.264
Total 81   87   0.119 52   59   0.229
Statements I perceive tasks like promotion of healthy lifestyles as compatible with overall PHC aims and objectives According to me, there is a need to develop work with health promotion in PHC
Questiuonnaire Q I Q II Q I → Q II Q I Q I Q I → Q II
Characteristics Percent P Percent P P Percent P Percent P P
Profession   0.915   0.314    0.061   0.002  
 Nurses 87   89   0.714 90   92   0.670
 Physicians 88   82   0.418 81   69   0.166
Years in profession   0.798   0.101    0.921   0.030  
 0–10 87   78   0.266 87   72   0.166
  > 10 88   90   0.639 87   89   0.064
Total 87   87   0.829 87   84   0.446
  1. PHCC Primary health care centre
  2. PHC Primary health care
  3. QI Questionnaire I (May, 2011)
  4. QII Questionnaire II (May, 2013)