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Table 1 Summary of the KT strategies used

From: The implementation of a community-based aerobic walking program for mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis (OA): a knowledge translation (KT) randomized controlled trial (RCT): Part I: The Uptake of the Ottawa Panel clinical practice guidelines (CPGs)

KT strategies in each group
WB or WalkingClub+ (supervised walking program + behavioural approach at the community-based Walking Club) W or WalkingClub (supervised walking program only at the community-based Walking Club) C or Self-directed Home-based or community based different than W and WB (unsupervised/self-directed Walking program only)
EBP walking program (Ottawa Panel, 2005/2012) refs: [3335] EBP walking program (Ottawa Panel, 2005/2012) refs: [3335] Walking program (general info from pamphlet on walking and OA)
Walking Club + effect (supervised program, team, daily monitored vital measures: BP, HR, #steps,) Walking Club effect (supervised program, team, daily monitored vital measures: BP, HR, #steps,) N/A
Pedometer as measurement tool, but becomes a KT strategy Pedometer as measurement tool, but becomes a KT strategy Pedometer as measurement tool, but becomes a KT strategy
Log book including 7-day PAR as measurement tool, but becomes a KT strategy Log book including 7-day PAR as measurement tool, but becomes a KT strategy Log book including 7-day PAR as measurement tool, but becomes a KT strategy
$ compensation each walking session and at evaluation session $ compensation each walking session and at evaluation session $ compensation each logbook fulfilled and at evaluation session
Study affiliation/participation (feel committed) Study affiliation/participation (feel committed) Study affiliation/participation (feel committed)
Behavioural intervention (Baycrest PACE-ex: patient education + goal settings; PA counselling, telephone support) N/A N/A