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Table 3 Self-reported compliance in HCWs under different COVID-19 risk

From: Will healthcare workers improve infection prevention and control behaviors as COVID-19 risk emerges and increases, in China?

 Outbreak riskExtent of risk
Risk of contact with the confirmed and suspected patientsHigh-risk departmentRisk of affected area
YesNop-valueYesNoP-valueYesNoP-valueYesNoP-value
Before touching a patient0.9370.842< 0.001***0.9250.9360.046**0.9530.934< 0.001***0.9420.9310.007***
Before aseptic procedure0.9810.946< 0.001***0.9730.9820.003***0.9780.9820.2720.9850.975< 0.001***
After body fluid exposure risk0.9890.960< 0.001***0.9800.992< 0.001***0.9920.9870.036**0.9930.983< 0.001***
After touching a patient0.9660.905< 0.001***0.9540.969< 0.001***0.9740.9650.027**0.9770.953< 0.001***
After touching patient surroundings0.9290.843< 0.001***0.9110.931< 0.001***0.9430.9250.001***0.9420.913< 0.001***
Overall hand hygiene0.9620.903< 0.001***0.8120.928< 0.001***0.9650.954< 0.001***0.9630.947< 0.001***
appropriate patient placement0.9600.900< 0.001***0.9320.973< 0.001***0.9380.9300.030**0.9280.932< 0.001***
Use of mask0.9870.946< 0.001***0.9820.9890.002***0.9870.9860.6330.9910.981< 0.001***
Use of glove0.9570.878< 0.001***0.9320.964< 0.001***0.9610.9560.2780.9700.942< 0.001***
Use of goggle0.8000.687< 0.001***0.7020.820< 0.001***0.8260.794< 0.001***0.8280.764< 0.001***
Use of gown0.8290.728< 0.001***0.7270.854< 0.001***0.8470.8260.013**0.8670.782< 0.001***
use of personal protective equipment0.8950.813< 0.001***0.7600.846< 0.001***0.8910.868< 0.001***0.8920.848< 0.001***
terminal disinfection0.9570.905< 0.001***0.9450.962< 0.001***0.9540.9580.4090.9730.938< 0.001***
Report to superior0.9700.918< 0.001***0.9480.979< 0.001***0.9650.9710.1510.9830.953< 0.001***
  1. Significance: ***p < 0.01, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.10