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Table 6 Alberta context tool and research use scores by nursing home site

From: Optimizing the mobility of residents with dementia: a pilot study promoting healthcare aide uptake of a simple mobility innovation in diverse nursing home settings

Scores on Alberta context tool derived scales: mean (SD)
Domains Site 1 (n=25) Site 2 (n=43) p-value
Leadershipb 3.63 (.58) 3.86 (.66) .163
Cultureb 3.66 (.63) 3.82 (.57) .279
Evaluationb 3.41 (.66) 3.00 (1.02) .047§
Formal Interactionsa N/A N/A .491
Informal Interactionsa N/A N/A .657
Social Capitalb 3.97 (.48) 4.06 (.45) .412
Structural Resourcesa N/A N/A .125
Organizational Slack - Staffb 2.21 (1.17) 2.49 (1.06) .326
         - Spaceb 2.84 (1.23) 2.92 (1.20) .798
         - Timeb 2.75 (.65) 2.75 (.73) 1.000
Research Use Derived Scales: Mean (SD)
Conceptual Research Useb 3.51 (.80) 3.67 (.70) .386
Information Sourcesa N/A N/A .668
  1. Changes in sample size from totals in Table 1 due to missing data.
  2. aWilcoxon rank-sum test.
  3. bTwo group mean comparison t-test.
  4. §Equal variance not assumed.
  5. N/A = not applicable: means are not applicable for ordinal data.