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Table 1 Background variables of questionnaire respondents with suspicions of CAN in the previous 12 months (n = 49)

From: Effects of a computerised guideline support tool on child healthcare professionals’ response to suspicions of child abuse and neglect: a community-based intervention trial

Characteristic Participants with suspicions of CAN (n = 49) Control group (10 CHC teams, n = 25) Intervention group (11 CHC teams, n = 24)  
  n % n % n %  
Profession
 Nurse 33 67 15 60 18 75 χ2 (1) = 1.25, p = .26
 Doctor 16 33 10 40 6 25
Service provision
 Well baby clinic 24 49 13 52 11 46 χ2 (2) = 1.40, p = .50
 School healthcare 16 33 9 36 7 29
 Both services 9 18 3 1 6 25
  n M (SD) n M (SD) n M (SD)  
Years in professional practice 49 19.5 (8.1) 25 21.0 (8.0) 24 18.0 (8.3) t (47) = 1.33, p = .19
Working hours per week 48 21.7 (5.0) 24a 22.0 (5.3) 24 21.5 (4.8) t (46) = 0.34, p = .73
Number of suspicions 49 2.3 (1.3) 25 2.5 (1.2) 24 2.1 (1.3) t (47) = 0.98, p = .33
  1. a n = 24 because of one missing value