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Table 5 Comparisons of instrument scores and participant characteristics by identified clusters

From: Beyond the clinical team: evaluating the human factors-oriented training of non-clinical professionals working in healthcare contexts

  Cluster 1
n = 104
M (SD)
Cluster 2
n = 70
M (SD)
t/χ 2 df p
Instrument scores
Pre-training 8.58 (.65) 6.85 (.62) 17.33 174 < .0001
Post-training 9.02 (.66) 7.65 (.68) 13.31 174 < .0001
Participant characteristics
Years qualified 3.22 (6.9) 3.05 (5.42) .17 174 .86
Age (%)    1.87 3 .60
  < 25 10 17    
 25–34 32 33    
 35–44 43 41    
 45–55 13 9    
% female 42 44 .93 1 .34
% White 78 75 .02 1 .89
% qualified 71 75 .59 1 .74
Professional group (%)    5.05 3 .17
 Administrators 28 26    
 Police 65 61    
 Probation officers 6 9    
 Social workers 2 4    
% who actively participated in a scenario during training 100 98 .87 1 .35