Table 2

Survey responses rates stratified by perioperative staff role#
Perioperative Role Number Queried Number Responded Response Rate
Anesthesiologists 32 12 37.5 %
Surgeons 71 50 70.4 %
Perioperative Nursing/ scrub techs 75 30 40 %
TOTALS 180 92 51.1 %

# Response rates were calculated by provider type without sub-analysis in the categories “anesthesiologists” and “surgeons”. The group of “perioperative nursing/scrub techs” included CRNAs (certified registered nurse anesthetists).

Prabhakar et al.

Prabhakar et al. BMC Surgery 2012 12:8   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-12-8

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