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Table 3 Promptness of oxytocin administration by step between Vignette 1 and Vignette 2 (N = 450)

From: Promptness of oxytocin administration for first-line treatment of postpartum hemorrhage: a national vignette-based study among midwives

  Vignettes p-value
V1, N = 450 V2, N = 450
Oxytocin step 1 (< 15 min), n (%)    <.01
no 97 (21.6) 62 (13.8)  
yes 353 (78.4) 388 (86.2)  
Oxytocin step 2 (15–30 min), n (%)    <.01
no 391 (86.9) 360 (80.0)  
yes 59 (13.1) 90 (20.0)  
Oxytocin step 3 (> 30 min), n (%)    .03
no 442 (98.2) 431 (95.8)  
yes 8 (1.8) 19 (4.2)  
Never used oxytocin 58 (12.9) 35 (7.8) 0,01
  1. multiple doses of oxytocin were possible for each vignette