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Table 3 Outdoor-related therapy sessions delivered per stroke survivor by sector of service provider, mean difference (95 % CI) and statistical significance (p) between sectors of service provider

From: Compliance with Australian stroke guideline recommendations for outdoor mobility and transport training by post-inpatient rehabilitation services: An observational cohort study

Therapy Sector of service provider Mean difference between sectors of service providera P
  Private Public Public relative to private  
(n = 76) (n = 235)
Outdoor-related sessions per stroke survivor (number)     
 Mean (SD) 1.5 (2.2) 2.3 (3.3) 0.6 (−0.4 to 1.6) 0.18
 Med (IQR) 1 (0–2) 1 (0–3)   
  Outings (number)     
   Mean (SD) 0.3 (1.0) 1.1 (2.3) 0.7 (0.0 to 1.3) 0.01
   Med (IQR) 0 (0–0) 0 (0–1)   
  Outdoor practice (number)     
   Mean (SD) 0.9 (1.8) 0.8 (1.7) −0.2 (−0.7 to 0.4) 0.60
   Med (IQR) 0 (0–1) 0 (0–1)   
  Outdoor information (number)     
   Mean (SD) 0.2 (0.5) 0.4 (0.8) 0.2 (−0.1 to 0.4) 0.25
   Med (IQR) 0 (0–0) 0 (0–1)   
  1. aMean differences calculated from negative binomial GEE model