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Table 3 Associations between student demographics and lanyard card use and retention and transfer to the workplace

From: Telephone referral education, and evidence of retention and transfer after six-months

  Correctly remembers ISBAR acronym (n = 160) Pearson
Chi-square test
Is English your first language? No 21 (55.3%) 0.349 (p = 0.555)
Yes 74 (60.7%)
Gender M 39 (70.1%) 4.622 (p = 0.032)
F 56 (53.3%)
Do you still have your ISBAR lanyard card? No 12 (52.2%) 0.577 (p = 0.447)
Yes 83 (60.6%)
Do you routinely wear your ISBAR lanyard card? No 32 (60.4%) 0.033 (p = 0.856)
Yes 63 (58.9%)
  Has used ISBAR format to prepare a telephone referral Pearson
Chi-square test
Do you still have your ISBAR lanyard card? No 16 (70.0%) 4.469 (p = 0.350)
Yes 119 (86.9%)
Do you routinely wear your ISBAR lanyard card? No 43 (81.1%) 0.632 (p = 0.427)
Yes 92 (86.0%)
  Has Used ISBAR format to make a telephone referral Pearson
Chi-square test
Do you still have your ISBAR lanyard card? No 16 (70.0%) 3.113 (p = 0.78)
Yes 116 (84.7%)
Do you routinely wear your ISBAR lanyard card? No 41 (77.4%) 1.451 (p = 0.228)
Yes 91 (85.0%)