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Table 1 Sampling and methods summary:

From: Paying for treatments? Influences on negotiating clinical need and decision-making for dental implant treatment

Phase 1: Screening questionnaire – All GDPs to identify:
Personally provide implant treatment Refer on Never offer
   Refer within primary care Refer to Secondary  
Phase 2: Interviews with GDPs about practice
Personally provide implant treatment Refer within primary care Refer to Secondary  
To provide retrospective and prospective sample for Phase3
Phase 3: Interviews with patients retrospectively and prospectively
Offered treatment by another GDP Offered treatment by own GDP Referred to secondary care  
Accept
Implants
Refuse
Implants
Accept
Implants
Refuse
Implants
Accept
Implants
Refuse
Implants