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Table 2 Summary of most prevalent self-rated contributory factors

From: Operating theatre related syncope in medical students: a cross sectional study

Self-rated factor Percentage of reactants (n)
Hot temperature 79 (n = 61)
Length of time standing 73 (n = 56)
Surgical mask 47 (n = 36)
Smell of diathermy 23 (n = 18)
Menstruation 17 (n = 13)