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Table 2 Theoretically-Informed Document Tags

From: What can organisational theory offer knowledge translation in healthcare? A thematic and lexical analysis

Theory Tag Rationale Dichotomies Participants
Agency theory GP would increase STI testing if subsidised by the government as a Medicare service Recompense for clinical practices is likely to further the GP’s self-interest Probably / Definitely 8
Probably not / Definitely not / Unsure 13
GP would increase STI testing if there was an incentive payment to GPs for each STI test performed Recompense for clinical practices is likely to further the GP’s self-interest Probably / Definitely 8
Probably not / Definitely not / Unsure 13
Institutional theory Years in general practice The longer a GP has been in general practice, the more embedded they are likely to be to their profession and/or organisation <10 years 9
>10 years 12
Year of graduation The longer a GP has been in general practice, the more embedded they are likely to be to their profession and/or organisation <1982 7
>1982 14
FRACGP Affiliation with the professional body is likely to suggest greater embeddedness to the profession and/or organisation Yes 10
No 11
Situated change theory Data collection stage Transformation is more likely to be identified longitudinally Stage 1 21
Stage 2 20