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Table 4 Central services: direct, indirect, and total effects on beliefs and intention

From: General practitioners' beliefs about effectiveness and intentions to recommend smoking cessation services: qualitative and quantitative studies

Dependent variable Independent variable Effectsa
   Direct Indirect Total
Intentions to recommend central services
SMC = 0.44, 95% CI: 0.36 to 0.54, p < 0.01, f 2 = 0.79.
Perceived effectiveness .60*** .20*** .79***
  Perceived cost-effectiveness .29*** - .29***
  Sufficient personalisation - .36*** .36***
  Low-attendance -.15** -.15*** -.30***
Perceived cost-effectiveness
SMC = 0.37, 95% CI: 0.28 to 0.47, p < 0.01.
Perceived effectiveness .68*** - .68***
  Sufficient personalisation - .31*** .31***
  Low-attendance - -.13*** -.13***
Perceived effectiveness
SMC = 0.32, 95% CI: 0.24 to 0.41, p < 0.01.
Sufficient personalisation .46*** - .46***
  Low-attendance -.18*** - -.18***
  1. a unstandardised coefficients, **p < 0.05, ***p < 0.01.