Table 1

Evaluation methods, participants, tools and focus

PhaseMethod (n)Participants (n)ToolsFocus
Preparation▸ Survey (1)▸ PMPs (60)▸ Semistructured questionnaire▸ Process
▸ In-depth interviews (42)▸ NTP managers (12)
▸ NGO managers (6)
▸ PMPs (24)
▸ Semistructured questionnaire▸ Process
▸ Outcomes
▸ FGDs (4)▸ PMPs (24)▸ FGD guidelines▸ Process
Evaluation▸ Workshops (2)▸ PMPs (60: 30 per workshop)▸ Agenda
▸ Workshop guidelines
▸ Process
▸ Outcomes
▸ Follow-up interviews (12)▸ PMPs (12)▸ Semistructured questionnaire▸ Process
▸ Outcomes
  • FGD, focus group discussion; NGO, non-govenmental organisation; NTP, National Tuberculosis Control Programme; PMP, private medical practitioners.