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Table 2 Mean scores by question and factor

From: Changing HCW attitudes: a case study of normalizing HIV service delivery in emergency departments

Variable Pre-intervention stigma score (n = 66) Std. Dev. Post-intervention stigma score (n = 66) Std. Dev. p-value
Question focus
 ED should offer HCT 3.53 (1.23) 3.84 (1.12) 0.1371
 ALL ED patients should receive HCT 3.42 (1.29) 3.86 (1.27) 0.0430*
 Only high-risk ED patients should receive HCT 2.68 (1.08) 2.30 (0.99) 0.0363*
 Benefit of offering ED-based HCT to patients 4.33 (0.73) 4.39 (0.68) 0.6447
 Burden of offering HCT in a clinical setting 2.80 (1.15) 3.21 (1.33) 0.0440*
 Concern about patient reaction to HCT 3.26 (1.33) 3.51 (1.06) 0.1663
 Comfort with disclosing HCT results 3.21 (1.01) 3.81 (1.08) 0.0021*
Factors
 Perceived benefits of ED-based HCT 3.35 (0.61) 3.54 (0.55) 0.0770
 Comfort in providing ED-based HCT 3.23 (0.86) 3.63 (0.96) 0.0159*
 Overall attitudes score 3.32 (0.50) 3.56 (0.52) 0.0084*
  1. *Significant at p-value < 0.05