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Table 3 APM responses of (i) all respondents, (ii) German/Dutch physicians, and (iii) German/Dutch nurses, including p-values of differences between nationalities

From: Cross-border comparison of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and AMR prevention measures: the healthcare workers’ perspective

APM All respondents (n = 574) Physicians (n = 177) Nurses (n = 397)
DE
(n = 305)
NL
(n = 269)
P-value DE (n = 128) NL
(n = 49)
P-value DE
(n = 177)
NL
(n = 220)
P-value
Mean Mean Mean Mean Mean Mean
Screening diagnostics Importance 4.7 4.5 ≤0.001 4.7 4.4 0.002 4.8 4.6 ≤0.001
Feeling sufficiently equippeda 3.6 3.3 0.005 3.7 3.6 0.075 3.5 3.3 0.166
Infection diagnosis Importance 4.7 4.5 0.003 4.7 4.4 0.004 4.6 4.5 0.134
Feeling sufficiently equippeda 3.6 3.3 ≤0.001 4.3 4.2 0.197 3.2 3.1 0.335
Treatment Importance 4.8 4.5 ≤0.001 4.9 4.5 ≤0.001 4.8 4.4 ≤0.001
Feeling sufficiently equippeda 3.2 2.8 ≤0.001 4.0 4.1 0.746 2.6 2.5 0.004
Infection control Importance 4.8 4.5 ≤0.001 4.7 4.3 ≤0.001 4.9 4.5 ≤0.001
Feeling sufficiently equippeda 4.0 3.9 0.230 3.9 3.8 0.534 4.0 3.9 0.114
  1. Note. When there is a statistically significant difference between nationalities, the nationality with the highest mean is shown in bold. DE = Germany, NL = The Netherlands
  2. aCronbach’s alphas for the “Feeling sufficiently equipped”-scales were between 0.69 and 0.83 for all respondents of this study