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Table 3 The number of doctors with protocols containing cause variables relevant for secondary prevention and diabetes.

From: The role of guidelines and the patient's life-style in GPs' management of hypercholesterolaemia

Cause variable Think aloud (TA) Free report TA or Free report
  Probability Implication Probability Implication Probability Impli cation
CHD 5 12 1 6 5 14
CHD or Cardiovascular-, or Heart Disease 5 14 3 11 3 17
Diabetes 10 9 6 9 8 11
Stroke/TIA 0 0 1 3 1 3
Stroke/TIA or Cardio/Cerebro-vascular Disease 2 2 4 5 3 7
Peripheral Artery Disease 0 0 0 4 0 4
Peripheral Artery Disease or Cardiovascular Disease 2 1 1 7 0 8