Table 3

Mean and change scores of participants on the six items of the self-assessment during 5 monthly measuring moments in between tracer cycles 1 and tracer cycles 2, on a scale from 1 to 10

ItemMean (SD)
T1T2T3T4T5T5–T1
1. Clarifying the patient’s request for help5.69 (2.25)5.71 (2.29)5.38 (2.54)5.68 (2.74)4.97 (2.91)−0.72 (4.00)
2. Formulating the findings in plain language6.39 (1.82)5.95 (2.35)5.68 (2.46)5.67 (2.75)5.05 (2.97)−1.34 (3.71)
3. Using results to draw up the treatment plan in consultation with the patient5.77 (2.09)5.83 (2.37)5.46 (2.65)5.38 (2.81)5.29 (2.91)−0.48 (4.05)
4. Aligning the mutual expectations6.40 (1.77)5.97 (2.38)5.60 (2.40)5.71 (2.75)5.25 (2.88)−1.15 (3.71)
5. SMART formulating of the expected results in consultation with the patient4.49 (2.19)4.44 (2.33)4.57 (2.39)4.80 (2.61)4.51 (2.68)0.03 (3.71)
6. Clearly formulating the planned actions in consultation with the patient6.08 (2.02)5.83 (2.49)5.70 (2.35)5.64 (2.75)5.05 (3.03)−1.03 (4.09)
Total average score6.00 (1.69)5.68 (2.11)5.49 (2.37)5.56 (2.59)5.11 (2.81)−0.89 (3.69)