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Table 3 Overall study figures for observations

From: Measuring the quality and quantity of professional intrapartum support: testing a computerised systematic observation tool in the clinical setting

Number of observations with complete data N = 49 (missing data n = 3)
Total hours of observation 104.3 hours
Average length of observation 127.7 minutes
Range of observation length 45.8- 318.0 minutes
Number of observations by unit type and size  
Annual births >3000 Consultant led unit 38 (77.6%)
Annual births 1500–3000 Alongside midwife led unit 8 (16.3%)
Annual births <500 Community midwifery unit 3 (6.1%)