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Table 8 Correlations between negative behaviours and inattentiveness and assessment of support

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

Midwife behaviours Spearman’s rho Woman’s assessment SCIB support Observer’s global rating of quality
Negative behaviours Correlation coefficient -.311* -.385**
P value .024 .006
Inattentiveness Correlation coefficient -.284* -.500**
p value .036 .000
Proportion out of room Correlation coefficient -.503** -.516**
  Sig (1 tailed) P value .001 .002
  1. (** = Significance at p value of <0.01, * = Significance at p value of <0.05).