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Table 1 Questionnaire responses to "What was most helpful in your decision to enter WISDOM?"

From: Seminars may increase recruitment to randomised controlled trials: lessons learned from WISDOM

  Attended seminar Did not attend seminar
  N = 378 % N = 235 %
Reading the information that was sent to you     
Not helpful 3 0.8 0 0
Somewhat helpful 55 14.6 22 9.4
Moderately helpful 142 37.6 77 32.8
Very helpful 134 35.4 96 40.9
Not applicable 18 4.8 8 3.4
Not specified 26 6.9 32 13.6
Attending the information evening     
Not helpful 2 0.5   
Somewhat helpful 11 2.9   
Moderately helpful 77 20.4   
Very helpful 259 68.5   
Not applicable 13 3.4 155 66.0
Not specified 16 4.2 80 34.0
Seeing the trial nurse for the first time     
Not helpful 9 2.4 5 2.1
Somewhat helpful 24 6.3 9 3.8
Moderately helpful 65 17.2 34 14.5
Very helpful 243 64.3 150 63.8
Not applicable 19 5.0 8 3.4
Not specified 18 4.8 29 12.3