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Table 5 Local 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 local services
SMC = 0.51, 95% CI: 0.43 to 0.58, p < 0.01, f 2 = 1.04.
Perceived cost-effectiveness .73*** - .73***
  Perceived effectiveness .15** .48*** .63***
  Sufficient personalisation - .24*** .24***
  Low-attendance -.17** -.09*** -.26***
Perceived cost-effectiveness
SMC = 0.22, 95% CI: 0.14 to 0.31, p < 0.01.
Perceived effectiveness .65*** - .65***
  Sufficient personalisation - .25*** .25***
  Low-attendance - -.10*** -.10***
Perceived effectiveness
SMC = 0.26, 95% CI: 0.17 to 0.35, p < 0.01.
Sufficient personalisation .38*** - .38***
  Low-attendance -.15*** - -.15***
  1. a unstandardised coefficients, **p < 0.05, ***p < 0.01.