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Table 3 The effect of additional general information on patient safety culture improvement strategies

From: Healthcare professionals’ views on feedback of a patient safety culture assessment

Item   Group 1: feedback report (n = 9) Group 2: feedback report with appendix (n = 11) P-value
Mean (CI) Mean (CI)
Scale 1–10 Scale 1–10
1a I think that the patient safety culture feedback report is….    
   Understandable 6.1 (4.8–7.5) 7.3 (6.0–8.6) 0.04*
   Interesting 7.6 (7.0–8.1) 7.6 (6.7–8.6) 0.53
   Useful 6.8 (3.0–7.5) 7.2 (5.8–8.6) 0.10
   Relevant 7.3 (6.8–7.9) 7.8 (7.3–8.3) 0.20
   Well-ordered 6.7 (5.9–7.4) 7.5 (6.4–8.5) 0.12
   Complete 6.9 (6.2–7.6) 7.4 (6.6–8.2) 0.45
   Attractive (lay-out) 6.8 (6.3–7.3) 7.6 (7.0–8.3) 0.04*
   N (%) N (%)  
2b Do you miss any results in this report? 5 (56 %) 7 (64 %)  
 Yes    1.000
3b Which statement reflects the patient safety culture report best: 6 (67 %) 5 (46 %) 0.49
 we now see suggestions to improve patient safety culture 1 (11 %) 4 (36 %)  
 we now have insight, but we do not know how to improve 2 (22 %) 1 (9 %)  
 this report has brought us little new information different statements - 1 (9 %)  
  1. aresults of the Wilcoxon Mann Whitney test
  2. bresults of the Fisher’s exact test
  3. *P<0.05