Table 2

Demographic characteristics of the post walk rounds nurse respondents.

Walk rounds n (%)

Control n (%)


Total

260

338


Type of Nurse

LVN

30 (11.5)

30 (8.9)

RN

207 (79.6)

291 (86.1)

Nurse Manager

23 (8.8)

17 (5.0)

Age (years)

Less than 30

86 (33.1)

87 (25.7)

30–34

39 (15.0)

45 (13.3)

35–39

34 (13.1)

42 (12.4)

40–44

42 (16.1)

68 (20.8)

45 and over

54 (20.8)

89 (26.3)

Missing

5 (1.9)

7 (2.1)

Years in this hospital

Less than 1

52 (20.0)

44 (13.0)

1–2

41 (15.8)

46 (13.6)

3–7

61 (23.5)

96 (28.4)

8–12

49 (18.8)

90 (26.6)

13–20

24 (9.2)

34 (10.1)

21 and over

17 (6.5)

10 (3.0)

Missing

16 (6.2)

18 (5.3)


Thomas et al. BMC Health Services Research 2005 5:28   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-5-28

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