Table 2

Topics covered in interview guides
Study phase Purpose Topics covered*
Phase 1 Needs assessment 1) Experiences of information sharing at various points in their /their patients’ cancer care
2) Information gaps
3) Preferred formats for receiving information
4) Perceptions of how information is shared between oncologists/OHCPs and FPs
5) Provision of follow-up care to BCPs
Phase 3 Evaluation of SCP 1) Whether information needs were addressed effectively
2) Any perceived gaps persisting
3) Ease of navigation (web tools, paper-based tools)
4) What worked well and what did not work well with specific components of SCP
5) Information sharing between BCPs and FPs (and whether SCP tools facilitate this)
6) Suggestions for improvement

*This list is not intended to be exhaustive of all topics covered, but rather is to highlight the primary topics for discussion.

Haq et al.

Haq et al. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13:76   doi:10.1186/1472-6947-13-76

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