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Table 6 Agreement between ESPs and OSs on treatment (n = 68)

From: Inter-professional agreement and collaboration between extended scope physiotherapists and orthopaedic surgeons in an orthopaedic outpatient shoulder clinic – a mixed methods study

Treatment category Agreement
Number (%, [95% CI])
Agreement
Kappa
Agreement
PABAK (PI; BI)
Physiotherapy 46 (68, [57; 79]) κ = 0.33 0.35 (0.18; 0.03)
Steroid injection 50 (74, [63; 84]) κ = 0.16 0.47 (0.62; 0.12)
Diagnostic imaging 55 (81, [72; 90]) κ = 0.56 0.62 (−0.37; − 0.04)
Surgery 63 (93, [86; 99]) κ = 0.41 0.85 (0.87; 0.01)
No intervention 68 (100, [NA]) NA NA
  1. Abbreviations: CI Confidence interval, PABAK Prevalence-adjusted and bias-adjusted kappa, PI Prevalence index, BI Bias index