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Table 2 Data summary—referrals received by DVA service providers from general practices and new DVA cases’ recorded identification by general practices

From: Improving the healthcare response to domestic violence and abuse in UK primary care: interrupted time series evaluation of a system-level training and support programme

BoroughsABCDE
Number of practices for which DVA service funded33 (50%)39 (100%)37 (100%)35 (100%)61 (100%)
Number of practices excluded (reasons)2 (6%) (both trained—1 closed, 1 missing list size data)9 (23%) (6 untrained; 3 trained—2 missing training dates, 1 very irregular list size data)5 (13%) (5 untrained)12 (34%) (11 untrained; 1 trained—very irregular list size data)27 (44%) (27 untrained)
Number of practices included31 (94%)30 (77%)32 (87%)23 (66%)34 (56%)
Observation period (number of days)15 November 2012 to 31 March 2017 (1598)14 March 2013 to 31 March 2017 (1479)02 October 2013 to 31 March 2017 (1277)29 January 2014 to 31 March 2017 (1158)01 January 2014 to 31 December 2015 (730*)
First session delivery date15 November 201314 March 201402 October 201429 January 201515 May 2014
Number of referrals received by DVA service providers from general practices27827039412341
Number of referrals excluded (reason)13 (5%) (1 on same day as training; 12 from untrained practices or from two excluded practices—as above)7 (3%) (3 on same day as training; 1 from an excluded practice; 3 from practices outside of Camden)0 (0%)3 (2%) (2 from untrained practices; 1 from an unknown practice)22 (54%) (20 from untrained practice; 2 from unknown practices)
Mean no. of referrals per day (variance)0.005 (0.006)0.006 (0.006)0.01 (0.01)0.005 (0.005)0.0008 (0.0008)
Number of new DVA cases recorded identification by general practices28082260
Number of DVA identification codes excluded (reason) 265 (2 on same day as training; 19 no accompanying date provided; 244 from excluded practices)913 (4 no accompanying date provided; 909 from excluded practices)
Mean no. of new DVA cases identified per day (variance)0.064 (0.071)0.03 (0.03)
  1. *The observation period in borough E for referrals received is smaller than that for DVA codes (for which it was 1417 days, from 15 May 2013 to 31 March 2017)