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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of the participants (N = 100)

From: Subjective strain of care experienced by pulmonary and critical care medical nurses when caring for patients with delirium: a cross-sectional study

Variable n %
Gender
 Male 3 3
 Female 97 97
Age range (years)
 20–29 69 69
 30–39 29 29
 40–49 2 2
Education level
 Technical secondary school 58 58
 Junior college 26 26
 Undergraduate 16 16
Length of service (years)
 < 1 7 7
 2–5 54 54
 6–10 23 23
 > 10 16 16
Received training about delirium?
 Yes 47 47
 No 53 53
Method of training
 In-school training 0 0
 Continuing education 47 47
 In-hospital training 44 44
 Self-training 3 3
Workload
 Caring for 3–4 patients in the RICU, 8 h/d 24 24
 Caring for 12–15 patients in a normal ward, 8 h/d 76 76