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Table 3 Themes and subthemes

From: Drivers for change in primary care of diabetes following a protected learning time educational event: interview study of practitioners

Changes in processes of care
Protocol development
Policy review
Changes in clinical management
Facilitators for change
Evidence and guidance
Information sources
Clinical audit
Information technology and decision support
Role redesign
Training in diabetes
Patient involvement and empowerment
Barriers to change
Inertia
Lack of resources
Risks versus benefits of medication
Lack of secondary care support
Sustaining change
Systematic attention to detail
Team approach/holistic care
Personal interest and enthusiasm
Perceived effect of TARGET on diabetes care
Specific changes made as result of TARGET attendance
Peer pressure in TARGET
Lack of change from TARGET
Use of consultants in TARGET