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Table 4 Number of participants recruited by GP mail-outs per study

From: Recruitment of older adults to three preventative lifestyle improvement studies

Study Site Number of GP surgeries Number sent Number recruited % recruited (range of % between surgeries)
Lifestyle Matters RCT North Wales 8 3705 129 3.5 (1.5–5.4)
North England 7 5625 152 2.7 (0.6–3.7)
Putting Life In Years RCT North England 19 9051 136 1.5 (0.3–3.3)
  1. GP general practitioner, RCT randomised controlled trial