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Table 1 Comparison of institutions with high (>66%) versus low (<33%) percentages of physician and nurse training involvement

From: Use of simulation-based medical training in Swiss pediatric hospitals: a national survey

Areas with significant differences High participation Medium participation Low participation p-value low vs high
Geographical area: French part of Switzerland 5/5 (100%) 7/11 (64%) 1/8 (13%) 0.001
Equipment: High-technology 2/5 (40%) 5/11 (45%) 8/8 (100%) 0.034
Structured evaluation by participants 0/5 (0%) 3/11 (27%) 6/8 (75%) 0.02
Instructors: protected time 3/20 (15%) 10/28 (36%) 19/26 (73%) <0.001
Instructor’s overtime exceeding 5 h 0/20 (0%) 2/27 (7%) 9/22 (41%) 0.001
  1. Legend Table 1: Only results with statistical significance of differences between high versus low participation are shown. Participation within the 24 educational units was not dependent on the category of the pediatric hospital (categories 1 to 4)