Table 1.

Sample Focus Group Interview Guide

  • Think back to why you didn’t get your statin medicine. What sorts of things kept you from getting it?

  • Tell us about your interaction with your doctor when s/he prescribed the statin.

  • What would have led you to fill the statin prescription when your doctor prescribed it?

  • What might lead you to get the statin medicine in the future?

  • Where do you get most of your information about statin medicines?