TABLE 3

Comparison of Mean Procedural Performance Variables (N = 72)

VariableControl Group (n = 33)Rudeness Group (n = 39)t TestP (One-Tailed)
MeanSDMeanSD
Performed resuscitation well3.050.842.490.733.00**.002
Ventilated well3.430.943.010.812.029**.0023
Verified place of tube well3.560.882.850.823.492**.0005
Asked for right radiographs3.291.232.961.500.994.162
Asked for right laboratory tests3.780.893.240.942.382*.01
Gave right resuscitation medications3.550.813.171.081.639.053
Stopped percutaneous central line on time2.951.352.361.441.764*.041
Prepared and performed pericardiocentesis2.711.552.241.391.301.099
Good general technical skills3.170.882.610.732.869**.0025
Overall procedural3.260.722.770.672.974**.0002
  • * P < .05, **P < .01.