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Table 1 Results from section one in the questionnaire: decision-making

From: Pre-hospital triage performance after standardized trauma courses

  n Pre-test score
Mean ± SD
Post-test score
Mean ± SD
Mean Rank difference P H(df)
ATLS
Whole group 153 2.58 ± 0.55 2.65 ± 0.55 −26.35 0.64 18.92 (3)
With MCI experience 62 2.5 ± 0.59 2.66 ± 0.57 −49.44 0.37 23.05 (3)
PHTLS
Whole group 175 2.34 ± 0.74 2.57 ± 0.61 −54.05 0.008 18.92 (3)
With MCI experience 130 2.4 ± 0.68 2.60 ± 0.59 −51.77 0.04 23.05 (3)
  1. A Kruskal-Wallis test with a Dunn’s Multiple Comparisons test was used to test for significant differences between the groups
  2. n number of samples, SD Standard Deviation, H Kruskal-Wallis statistic, df degrees of freedom