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Table 1 Respondent demographics by survey and study arm

From: Primary care clinicians’ opinions before and after implementation of cancer screening and prevention clinical decision support in a clinic cluster-randomized control trial: a survey research study

  Pre-implementation survey Post-implementation survey
Survey Questions n UC
n (%)
CDS
n (%)
CDS + SDMT
n (%)
p n UC
n (%)
CDS
n (%)
CDS + SDMT
n (%)
p
Age Range (years) 164     0.129 165     0.449
 ≤ 34   15 (25.0) 11 (19.0) 8 (17.4)    14 (22.2) 9 (18.0) 16 (30.8)  
 35–44   12 (20.0) 19 (32.8) 7 (15.2)    17 (27.0) 18 (36.0) 9 (17.3)  
 45–54   17 (28.3) 10 (17.2) 8 (17.4)    14 (22.2) 11 (22.0) 15 (28.9)  
 55–64   10 (16.7) 15 (25.9) 17 (37.0)    13 (20.6) 11 (22.0) 9 (17.3)  
 ≥ 65   6 (10.0) 3 (5.2) 6 (13.0)    5 (7.9) 1 (2.0) 3 (5.8)  
 Pre-post within arm pa   0.809b 0.892 0.089       
Current Role 165     0.022 166     0.009
 Nurse Practitioner   17 (28.3) 26 (44.8) 9 (19.2)    15 (23.8) 26 (51.0) 13 (25.0)  
 Physician Assistant   6 (10.0) 1 (1.7) 9 (19.2)    11 (17.5) 2 (3.9) 11 (21.2)  
 Family Practice physician   27 (45.0) 26 (44.8) 22 (46.8)    30 (47.6) 18 (35.3) 23 (44.2)  
 Internal medicine physician   9 (15.0) 5 (8.6) 6 (12.8)    7 (11.1) 3 (5.9) 5 (9.6)  
 Other   1 (1.7) 0 (0.0) 1 (2.1)    0 (0.0) 2 (3.9) 0 (0.0)  
 Pre-post within arm pa   0.609 0.503 0.853       
Years in practice 165     0.020b 166     0.540b
 ≤ 5   24 (40.0) 19 (32.8) 10 (21.3)    21 (33.3) 16 (31.4) 23 (44.2)  
 6–10   5 (8.3) 14 (24.1) 5 (10.6)    12 (19.1) 11 (21.6) 6 (11.5)  
 ≥ 11   31 (51.7) 25 (43.1) 32 (68.1)    30 (47.6) 24 (47.1) 23 (44.2)  
 Pre-post within arm pa   0.220b 0.910b 0.040       
Days/week seeing patients 165     0.015 166     0.083
 0–2   3 (5.0) 4 (6.9) 11 (23.4)    0 (0.0) 3 (5.9) 4 (7.7)  
 3   13 (21.7) 9 (15.5) 4 (8.5)    11 (17.5) 11 (21.6) 6 (11.5)  
 4   20 (33.3) 27 (46.6) 22 (46.8)    22 (34.9) 17 (33.3) 26 (50.0)  
 5   24 (40.0) 18 (31.0) 10 (21.3)    30 (47.6) 20 (39.2) 16 (30.8)  
 Pre-post within arm pa   0.329 0.521 0.169       
Sex 165     0.814b 166     0.925b
 Female   39 (65.0) 35 (60.3) 28 (59.6)    40 (64.5) 34 (68.0) 34 (65.4)  
 Male   21 (35.0) 23 (39.7) 19 (40.4)    22 (35.5) 16 (32.0) 18 (34.6)  
 Pre-post within arm pa   0.955b 0.409b 0.551b       
  1. Note. Freeman-Halton Test
  2. CDS Clinical Decision Support, SDMT Shared Decision-Making Tool, UC Usual Care
  3. aComparing pre- and post-implementation survey responses within study arms
  4. bChi-square