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Table 3 Cost of patient recruitment by different types of practice participation

From: Costs and difficulties of recruiting patients to provide e-health support: pilot study in one primary care trust

Practice participation Number of practices Cost per practice Number of patients recruited Cost per patient
No participation 28 £ 23.67 0 -
Leaflets only or leaflets and posters only 10 £130.87 1 £1308.69
Leaflets, posters and web link 2 £ 97.71 1 £ 195.41
Leaflets, posters, integrated mailshot 1 £173.53 2 £ 86.77
Leaflets, posters, weblink, researcher 4 £315.19 16 £ 78.80
Leaflets, posters, weblink, researcher, special mailshot 1 £491.86 7 £ 70.27
Total 46 £ 88.98 27 £ 151.59