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Table 2 Analysis process

From: Motivational interviewing interactions and the primary health care challenges presented by smokers with low motivation to stop smoking: a conversation analysis

Activity Researcher
1. Qualitative content analysis of the Motivational Interviewing protocol/guide to identify the actions R1
2. Construction of a guide for analysis R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5
3. Reading of transcribed interviews to identify themes R1
4. Coding of the data by themes, supported by Atlas-ti software R1
5. Independent reading and identification of analysis categories R1 and R2
6. Discussion, definition and agreement on codes and categories R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5
7. Recoding using agreed-upon codes and categories with support from Atlas-ti software R1
8. Discussion and revision of codes and categories  
Discussion of the data interpretation R1 and R2 R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5
  1. (R: researcher).