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Table 1 Characteristics of included healthcare workers and observed consultations

From: No time for change? Impact of contextual factors on the effect of training primary care healthcare workers in Kyrgyzstan and Vietnam on how to manage asthma in children - A FRESH AIR implementation study

  Kyrgyzstan Pre-training* Consultations, n = 239 Kyrgyzstan Post-training Consultations, n = 36 Vietnam Pre-training* Consultations, n = 239 Vietnam Post-training Consultations, n = 133
Health workers observed, n 62 20 9 5
Number of observations per health worker, median (interquartile range) 3 (2 to 5) 2 (2 to 3) 12 (10 to 28) 12 (10 to 28)
Consultations performed by, n (%):     
Pediatrician 8 (3.4) 4 (11.1) 208 (87.0) 133 (100)
Internal medicine doctor 10 (4.2)  
General Doctor 36 (15.1) 8 (22.2) 21 (8.8)  
Clinical Officer 104 (43.5) 12 (33.3)
Nurse 49 (35.6) 12 (33.3)
  1. *Data reported in Kjærgaard et al. [5]