Table 11

Determinants of the performance of audit teams
N, n Mean performance score SD F-test, p-value
Location 67 - - 0.028*
 National government hospital 1 16 32.6 11.0
 Regional government hospital 2 17 22.5 8.1
 Regional government hospital 3 15 27.4 10.6
 District government hospital 4 12 26.8 9.6
 District private non-profit hospital 5 7 21.3 6.1
Type of near-miss complication 67 - - 0.7*
 NM haemorrhage 28 27.0 11.8
 NM hypertensive disorder 17 25.9 9.9
 NM obstructed labour 13 28.1 9.2
 NM infection/sepsis 6 27.7 5.6
 NM anaemia 3 18.8 4.4
Project maturity 67 - - 0.5*
 First half of audits 33 27.5 10.2
 Second half of audits 34 25.9 10.1
Moderation of audit team 50# - - 0.030*
 by a midwife 24 23.4 9.1
 by a physician 26 29.7 10.7

* Bartlett’s test for equal variance >> 0.05.

# N<67because of missing data.

Borchert et al.

Borchert et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2012 12:109   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-109

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