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Table 4 Addressing Health Worker COM-B through training

From: Using behaviour change theory to train health workers on tobacco cessation support for tuberculosis patients: a mixed-methods study in Bangladesh, Nepal and Pakistan

Primary COM-B area addressed Day One Day Two
Motivation Knowledge on TB and Tobacco interaction – current evidence, including of increased likelihood of quit due to HW support Feedback from peers and trainers.
Opportunity Introduction to all materials Health workers consider their own facility to identify opportunities for cessation within patient flow
Capability Role plays to practice delivering the key messages in the materials, to build communication skills and reiterate knowledge Role plays to deal with ‘tricky’ situations and different types of patients (male/female/low literacy/with relatives present/unwilling to share tobacco use status)