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Table 2 Pre/post and change in knowledge and self-efficacy scores** by profession for management of obstetric and neonatal emergencies

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

Variable Overall Doctors Nurses
  Pre Post Change* (95% CI) Pre Post Change* (95% CI) Pre Post Change* (95% CI)
Knowledge mean sd mean sd    mean sd mean sd    mean sd mean sd   
Obstetric hemorrhage 44.9 17.8 61.7 14.7 16.5 (11.95 - 21.07) 48.1 16.9 66.2 13.3 17.9 (14.20 - 21.55) 41.4 18.1 57.1 14.7 15.3 (9.20 - 21.34)
Shoulder dystocia (Module II) 52.2 24.5 68.4 20.1 16.0 (7.36 - 24.57) 54.7 23.4 73.2 18.5 18.5 (10.03 - 26.87) 49.9 25.3 63.9 20.5 13.5 (4.06 - 22.88)
Preeclampsia/Eclampsia (Module II) 54.3 18.1 69.0 16.5 14.6 (10.92 - 18.21) 60.8 16.6 72.9 15.8 12.5 (7.88 - 17.08) 48.3 17.4 65.6 16.5 16.5 (11–83 - 21.17)
Neonatal resuscitation 51 19.9 66.2 18.6 15.4 (11.23 - 19.63) 55.7 18.7 71.8 17.8 16.4 (11.91 - 20.92) 46.1 20.0 60.7 17.7 14.5 (9.35 - 19.54)
Self-efficacy                   
Obstetric hemorrhage 73.6 19.5 90.4 10.6 17.1 (13.61 - 20.66) 78.7 17.0 94.7 5.8 15.5 (12.83 - 18.11) 68.1 20.5 86.5 11.9 19.0 (13.75 - 24.30)
Shoulder dystocia (Module II) 67.2 24.4 90.6 11.4 23.9 (18.70 - 29.04) 73.1 23.5 93.6 8.8 20.9 (14.25 - 27.58) 62 23.5 88.4 12.2 26.4 (21.06 - 31.82)
Preeclampsia/Eclampsia (Module II) 84.6 12.5 93.6 8.0 9.4 (7.92 - 10.87) 87.9 10.4 95.5 6.4 7.9 (5.12 - 10.71) 81.5 13.6 92 8.9 10.8 (9.52 - 12.07)
Neonatal resuscitation 80.4 15.6 94.0 7.7 13.9 (11.95 - 15.83) 82.1 14.1 96.1 5.7 13.9 (11.24 - 16.56) 78.6 17.0 92.1 8.7 14.0 (10.50 - 17.40)
General Obstetric Emergency; Module I 83.1 14.4 93.2 8.3 10.5 (8.44 - 12.58) 84.6 13.2 94.2 6.9 9.8 (7.93 - 11.59) 81.6 15.5 92.7 8.0 11.5 (8.48 - 14.59)
General Obstetric Emergency; Module II 87.2 12.1 93.7 8.2 6.7 (4.480 - 9.01) 88.8 11.7 95.3 6.2 6.7 (4.25 - 9.23) 86 11.2 92.5 9.0 6.6 (4.05 - 9.08)
  1. *Fixed effects estimator (clustering at hospital level), by profession.
  2. **Minimum and maximum possible values: 0–100.