Table 2

Absolute responder rates and conditional leakage rates for each recommendation

Study, date of publicationSurvey response rate (%)Recommendation and conditionAbsolute responder rates and leakage rates (%)
AwareAgreeAdoptAdhere
Absolute respondersConditional leakageAbsolute respondersConditional leakageAbsolute respondersConditional leakageAbsolute respondersConditional leakage
Beaulieu et al, 2005571.4Aspirin for stable angina96.63.496.10.586.110.084.12.0
β blockers for stable angina92.77.390.32.467.722.665.81.9
Control LDL cholesterol89.710.382.47.344.737.742.72.0
Cabana et al, 2007649.4Inhaled corticosteroids for children with asthma91.88.287.14.753.9
Cruz-Correa et al, 2001765.5Screening for Barrett's oesophagus with no dysplasia55.244.881.8−26.676.0
Screening for Barrett's oesophagus with low grade dysplasia55.244.854.50.737.7
Erhardt et al, 2008896.5Pharmacotherapy for chronic heart failure98.02.090.08.078.012.025.053.0
Freed et al, 1994980.9Universal Hep B infants100050.649.440.610.0
Gentile et al, 20041040.6Limit children's media time92.08.087.05.052.0
Discourage TV viewing among young children91.09.071.020.033.0
Encourage alternative entertainment92.08.097.0−5.076.0
Heneghan et al, 20071150.1%Home/self monitoring adjustment hypertension52.147.921.430.716.74.7
Measure blood pressure in both arms76.123.931.944.222.49.516.75.7
Verbal advice lifestyle re hypertension98.02.091.56.594.3−2.8
Written lifestyle advice re hypertension89.011.070.618.461.19.534.027.1
Annual review mild hypertension92.87.277.615.284.8−7.261.023.8
Statin therapy for hypertension98.81.274.324.581.5−7.243.038.5
Pathman et al, 1996366.22nd dose measles vaccine99.30.794.84.593.71.1
Haemophilus influenzae type B at 2 months98.31.796.61.797.4−0.8
Universal Hep B infants98.41.670.328.177.7−7.430.147.6
Acellular pertussis vaccine 4,5 dose89.810.266.523.346.320.235.211.1
Pitimana-Aree et al, 20071233.4Conscious anaesthetic sedation46.054.028.217.827.8
Provision of anaesthesia46.054.032.313.730.9
Labour analgesia46.054.024.321.722.7
Pre-anaesthetic evaluation46.054.030.315.730.1
Emergency intubation46.054.03016.030.1
Spinal anaesthesia46.054.046.2−0.245.9
Weyman et al, 19951377.1Selective screening for chlamydia28.072.012.715.311.01.7
Zimmerman et al, 20041485.9Influenza vaccination for elderly81.718.383.3−1.676.7