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Table 1 Hospital and training participant characteristics for the 12 facilities receiving PRONTO Trainings

From: Team training in obstetric and neonatal emergencies using highly realistic simulation in Mexico: impact on process indicators

Participant characteristics (n =450) Mean sd min max Facility infrastructure Number (N =12)
Age (years) 36.4 9.3 20.4 64.2 Blood transfusion capability 7
Males = 1 (vs Females = 0) 0.39 - 0 1 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit 5
Physicians = 1 (vs Nurses = 0) 0.54 - 0 1 Adult Intensive Care Unit 3
Morning Shift = 1 (vs Night Shift = 0) 0.40 - 0 1 Laboratory 12
Facility characteristics Mean sd min max Ultrasound 12
Total deliveries (previous year) 2495 1189.72 756 4613 Doppler 8
Mean distance to most used referral hospital (Km) 89.3 110.5 5 388 Uterine manual vaccuum aspiration capabilities 9
Percentage of personnel trained by PRONTO (%) 21 8 7 32 Obstetric emergency triage system 6
Number of all physicians 71.4 48.5 25 211 Oxytocin 11
Number of generalist physicians* 28.8 15.0 18 74 Misoprostol 3
Number of specialist doctors** 34.9 23.8 5 84 Magnesium Sulfate*** 9
Total number of nurses 133.9 62.8 56 256   
  1. *Generalists and interns.
  2. **Obstetricians, Pediatricians, Anesthesiologist, Surgeons, Neonatologist, Perinatologist, Internists.
  3. ***N = 11 (one missing data).
  4. Proportion.