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Table 2 Results from cross-checking the database against the HRs

From: Evaluation of a surgical task sharing training programme’s logbook system in Sierra Leone

  Percentage Match % (95% CI) Close match % (95% CI) Over-reporting % (95% CI) Under-reporting % (95% CI)
Total (n = 3169) 100 62.6% (45–77) 10.5% (7–15) 26.9% (15–44) 20.7% (14–30)
Procedure extent
 Majora (n = 2589) 81.7 65.5% (48–80) 10.5% (7–15) 24.0% (13–41) 18.5% (12–28)
 Minor (n = 454) 14.3 51.1%** (33–69) 7.5% (5–12) 41.4%** (24–61) 33.7%** (22–48)
 Unspecified (n = 126) 4.0 44.4%** (26–65) 7.5%* (4–14) 35.7%* (19–58) 15.6%** (8–28)
Participant progress
 Graduatea (n = 701) 22.1 78.9% (57–91) 12.7% (7–22) 8.4% (3–21) 21.2% (11–36)
 Internship (n = 818) 25.8 50.1% (22–79) 10.0%* (4–23) 39.9%** (16–70) 29.0%* (13–54)
 Student (n = 1650) 52.0 61.8% (43–78) 9.8%* (6–16) 28.4%* (15–46) 16.4% (9–28)
  1. aReference category
  2. *Significantly different from reference category (p < 0.05)
  3. ** Significantly different from reference category (p < 0.01)