Table 1

Triangulation of structure, process and outcome measures

Structure
Quantitative data Qualitative data
NP/PA, physician background characteristics
Job title, specialism, age, gender, education, years of experience
NP/PA, physician background characteristics
Job title, specialism, gender
Organisation background characteristics
Type organisation, specialism, urbanisation level
Organisation background characteristics
Type organisation, specialism
Collaboration
Presence of collaborating physicians, availability of supervising physicians, satisfaction (5-point Likert) about this
Collaboration
Positioning NP/PA
Resources