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Table 3 Patient recruitment by practice and pre-screening strategy (n = 831 patients)

From: Piloting electronic screening forms in primary care: findings from a mixed methods study to identify patients eligible for low dose CT lung cancer screening

  Electronic Form (573 patients) Paper Form (258 patients)  
Practice 1 Practice 3 Practice 4 Total Practice 2 Practice 5 Practice 6 Total Overall Total
Number of patients 361 14 198 573 54 193 11 258 831
Email link (at home) 235 0 100 335 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Tablet (in waiting room) 126 14 98 238 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Sex
Male 146 10 52 208 20 69 3 92 300
Female 166 4 104 274 33 112 7 152 426
Lung Cancer Risk Category
 High Riska 47 4 23 74 13 27 2 42 116
 Low - Moderate Riskb 61 2 34 97 7 21 0 28 125
 Low Riskc 250 8 141 399 32 133 6 171 570
  1. aRepresents patients who answered Yes (Y) to all three screening questions
  2. bRepresents patients who answered Y to age range and Y to one of the other two screening questions
  3. cRepresents patients who are within the eligible age range and answered No (N) to the second and third screening questions