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Table 1 Individual practice screening data and links to refined program theory

From: Uptake of a primary care atrial fibrillation screening program (AF-SMART): a realist evaluation of implementation in metropolitan and rural general practice

SiteEligible patients screened (%)Eligible patients screened (n)Link to CMO configuration
Practice A (rural)51%611- senior GP champions
- nurse leadership
- internal competition
- detailed QI reporting & improved prompt
Practice B (rural)48%473- senior GP champion
- nurse-led, teamwork
- detailed QI reporting & improved prompt
Practice C (rural)43%582- senior GP champion
- nurse leadership
- internal competition between nurses
- detailed QI reporting & improved prompt
Practice D (rural)42%696- nurses screening intensively during flu vaccination clinic
- detailed QI reporting & improved prompt
Practice E (metro)33%231- senior GP champion
- nurses screened intensively during GP-led flu vaccination clinic
Practice G (rural)28%445- senior GP champion
- internal competition between nurses
- detailed QI reporting & improved prompt
Practice F (metro)27%322- senior GP champion screening opportunistically
Practice H (rural)19%125- GP and nurses screening
- very small practice
- detailed QI reporting & improved prompt
Practice I (metro)19%690- senior GP champion
- very large practice
- dedicated preventive care nurses screening
Practice J (metro)19%263- GP champion, nurse also screening opportunistically
Practice K (metro)16%120- several GPs screening less intensively over longer period
Practice L (rural)15%69- very small nursing team
- detailed QI reporting/improved prompt
Practice M (rural)9%102- only 1 GP screening within medium-size practice
Practice N (metro)6%59- mainly single practice nurse screening
Practice O (metro)5%66- nurses screening opportunistically over longer period
Practice P (metro)4%55- mainly 1 GP screening within large practice
TOTAL SCREENED 1806 (metro)
3103 (rural)
4909 (combined)
 
  1. CMO context, mechanism, outcome, Metro metropolitan, GP general practitioner, QI quality improvement