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Table 2 Summary of clinician-related variables

From: Implementing enhanced patient care to promote patient engagement in HIV care in a rural setting in Kenya

Intervention component Variable Clinician P Clinician Q Clinician
R
Clinician S Totala
Continuity of clinician-patient relationship No. of patients assigned 27 28 28 27 110
No. of patients seen 26 25 28 25 104
No. of appointments completed 131 115 140 125 511
% of patient with full clinician-patient continuity for 6 months 50 % 76 % 64 % 76 % 66 %
Treatment dialogues Incomplete treatment dialogues 14 13 4 5 36
Average time (mins.) spent with patients in an encounter 13 15 22 13 16
Scheduling of clinic visits % of times clinic appointments did not start on time 86 % 80 % 70 % 56 % 73 %
Average minutes delay for onset of clinic appointment 80 92 22 108 87
  1. Notes: Clinician’s labels P, Q, R, and S are aliases to maintain confidentiality. aor Average, if so indicated.