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Table 8 Examples of intervention resources

From: Using intervention mapping to develop an occupational advice intervention to aid return to work following hip and knee replacement in the United Kingdom

Proposed vehicleChange objectives grouped by determinantMethods and practical applicationsMessage content
Patient resource
Return to Work workbookKnowledge and awareness: knows key advice and information concerning recovery and RTW
Self-efficacy and skills: able to acquaint self with key information about RTW
Attitudes,beliefs and expectations: believes that revising RTW plan following surgery will aid RTW
Perceived norms: recognises that RTW is now considered a positive health outcome
Coherence and imagery-sections of text have logical order and clearly related with graphics
Verbal persuasion by Outpatient clinic staff and RTWC
Modelling Provides examples of how patients have revised RTW plan
Consciousness raising: information about causes/consequences
The HOT think that my RTW is important and that having this information will help
The RTW book has been designed for and approved by patients as something they can use
Other patients have revised their RTW plans and this has been helpful
Working can have significant physical, mental and emotional health benefits, this is why the health service is focusing on it
Hospital Orthopaedic Team resource
Examples of Return to Work PlansKnowledge and awareness: Knowing what is expected from a completed template
Self-efficacy and skills: Enabling the RTWC to support the patient
Modelling: appropriate examples provided for the RTWC to demonstrate completion
Facilitation: creating an environment that makes the action easier
These are some typical examples based on real patient experiences
These will help you support the patient plan their RTW