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Table 2 Implementation fidelity

From: A mixed methods process evaluation of a person-centred falls prevention program

RESPOND program componentMedian (IQR)Protocol requirementProtocol requirement met by those remaining in the study at the time point of interest, n (%)% of total intervention cohort who met requirement (n = 263)
Intervention participants who received at least one intervention session (home visit) n = 224
 Number of intervention contacts (home visit plus telephone calls)7 (5, 8)1 home visit + 2 telephone calls211 (94.2)80.2
 Total duration of direct intervention provided per participant (hours)2.9 (2.1, 4)≥ 10 h0 (0)0 (0)
 Total duration of intervention (days)171 (158, 178)6 months (> 182 days)38 (17.0)14.5
 Duration of home visit (minutes)45 (30, 50)≥ 45 mins114 (50.9)43.3
 Days from ED discharge to home visit (days)18 (12, 30)≤14 days85 (38.1)32.3
Intervention participants who received at least 1 follow up coaching call n = 221
 Duration of each telephone contact (minutes)20 (15, 25)≥ 45 mins2 (0.9)0.8
 Days from the home visit to the first coaching call (days)14 (9, 17)≤ 14 days148 (67.0)56.3
Intervention participants who received at least 2 follow up coaching calls n = 211
 Days from the first to the second coaching call (days)21 (14, 30)≤ 3 months (91 days)207 (98.1)78.7
Audio-recordings of intervention sessions n = 93
 RPAD 1) Clinician explains the clinical issue or nature of the decision1 (1, 1)Scored 192 (98.9) 
 RPAD 2) Clinician discusses uncertainties associated with the situation0.5 (0, 1)Scored 143 (46.2) 
 RPAD 3) Clarification of agreement with the management plan1 (0.5, 1)Scored 151 (54.8) 
 RPAD 4) Examining barriers to follow-through with management plan1 (1, 1)Scored 178 (83.9) 
 RPAD 5) Participant asks questions0.5 (0.5, 0.5)Scored 117 (18.3) 
 RPAD 6) Clinician’s medical language matches participant1 (1, 1)Scored 193 (100) 
 RPAD 7) Clinician asks, “any questions?”0 (0, 0)Scored 14 (4.3) 
 RPAD 8) Clinician asks open ended questions1 (1, 1)Scored 187 (93.6) 
 RPAD 9) Clinician checks their understanding1 (1, 1)Scored 188 (94.6) 
 RPAD total score7 (6.5, 7.5)Scored 90 (0) 
 Falls risk and management education provided Yes89 (95.7) 
 Linkage to community falls prevention services provided Yes88 (94.6) 
 Motivational interviewing: Open-ended questions Yes87 (93.6) 
 Motivational interviewing: Affirmation Yes88 (94.6) 
 Motivational interviewing: Reflection Yes80 (86.0) 
 Motivational interviewing: Summary Yes79 (85.0)