Table 1

Numbers of patients in the GP-practices of the ambulatory healthcare centre, before and after the implementation of AGnES-Brandenburg
Practice 1* Practice 2* Practice 3 Practice 4* Practice 5 Practice 6*
Before project:
3. quarter 2005 1084 1198 0 1009 602 1346
4. quarter 2005 855 1363 0 1032 530 1520
1. quarter 2006 1067 1482 123 1146 598 1620
2. quarter 2006 1015 1501 354 1145 628 1539
Mean 1005 1386 239 1083 590 1506
During project:
3. quarter 2006 1168 1350 407 1130 684 1369
4. quarter 2006 1101 1484 402 1128 577 1571
1. quarter 2007 1052 1580 64 1201 674 2608
2. quarter 2007 1077 1396 235 1176 657 1556
3. quarter 2007 1057 8 338 1142 710 1450
4. quarter 2007 1119 1464 236 1029 746 1665
1. quarter 2008 1216 1655 342 1443 932 1685
2. quarter 2008 1068 1645 332 1340 953 1665
Mean 1107 1511 295 1199 742 1696
Difference¥ 102 125 56 116 152 190

* These practices participated in the AGnES-Brandenburg project.

During these quarter years, these practices were closed due to illness of the GPs. These quarters were not considered in the analyses.

¥ Difference between the means before and during the intervention.

van den Berg et al.

van den Berg et al. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:355   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-355

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