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Table 6 Participant recruitment by recruitment method

From: Lessons learned from recruiting socioeconomically disadvantaged smokers into a pilot randomized controlled trial to explore the role of Exercise Assisted Reduction then Stop (EARS) smoking

Recruitment method N = 99, n (%) % of target
Primary care 62 (62.6) 62/60 (103.3%)
Letter only 31 (31.3)  
Letter plus reminder telephone calls 31 (31.3)  
Stop Smoking Services 31 (31.3) 31/30 (103.3%)
Letter only 24 (24.2)  
Letter plus reminder telephone calls 7 (7.1)  
Community (without invitation letter) 6 (6.1) 6/30 (20.0%)