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Table 1 Characteristics of sample and questionnaire response rates from healthcare professionals for the two behaviours.

From: Using psychological theory to understand the clinical management of type 2 diabetes in Primary Care: a comparison across two European countries

   Health Professionals Practices Median (Interquartile range) per practice
Overall GPs Nurses Overall Single GP >1 GP GPs Nurses
Numbers England 161 119 58 15 43 2 (2) 2 (2)
  Netherlands 59 22* 40 15 25 2 (2) 2 (2)
  Total 220 141 98 30 68 2 (2) 2 (2)
Response rates (n (%))   GPs Nurses Overall Single GP >1 GP GPs Nurses
Statin prescription England 59 (37) - 34 (57) 7 (21) 27 (79) 2 (2) -
  Netherlands 46 (78) - 35 (88) 11 (31) 24 (69) 3 (2) -
  Total 105 (48) - 69 (70) 18 (25) 51 (74) 2 (2) -
Foot examination England 59 (37) 51 (43) 46 (79) 10 (22) 36 (78) 1 (1) 1 (1)
  Netherlands 46 (78) 19** (86) 37 (93) 13 (35) 24 (65) 1 (1) 0 (1)
  Total 105 (48) 70 (50) 83 (85) 23 (28) 60 (72) 1 (1) 1 (1)
  1. *Includes 8 nurses and 14 assistants who inspect feet; excludes 26 assistants who did not inspect feet.
  2. **Includes 7 nurses and 12 assistants who inspect feet.