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Table 3 Top ranked barrier domains for the different groups of respondents

From: Using behaviour change and implementation science to address low referral rates in oncology

Barrier Domain Mean score Standard deviation
All respondents n = 36
 Environmental context and resources 3.08 0.84
 Skills 2.78 1.17
 Beliefs about capabilities 2.75 1.16
 Memory, attention and decision-making 2.61 0.84
Responsible for referral n = 16
 Environmental context and resources 3.00 0.88
 Beliefs about capabilities 2.76 1.19
 Memory, attention and decision-making 2.50 0.80
 Skills 2.24 0.90
Not responsible to refer n = 20   
 Skills 3.16 1.19
 Environmental context and resources 3.12 0.79
 Memory, attention and decision-making 2.69 0.89
 Beliefs about capabilities 2.64 1.04
Familiar with referral guidelines n = 25
 Environmental context and resources 3.06 0.86
 Beliefs about capabilities 2.63 1.20
 Memory, attention and decision-making 2.57 0.94
 Skills 2.55 1.07
Not familiar with referral guidelines n = 11
 Skills 3.22 1.24
 Environmental context and resources 3.09 0.75
 Beliefs about capabilities 2.84 0.82
 Professional identity 2.74 0.72
 Memory, attention and decision-making 2.68 0.60