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Table 3 Baseline and follow up data for relatives related to primary and secondary outcomes after controlling for study site (Australia, Norway and Sweden)

From: Effects of a staff education programme about person-centred care and promotion of thriving on relatives’ satisfaction with quality of care in nursing homes: a multi-centre, non-equivalent controlled before-after trial

  Intervention group
Mean (SE)
Control group
Mean (SE)
Effects
Measures T0 T1 T2 T0 T1 T2 Change between groups from T0 to T1 Change between groups from T0 to T2
Satisfaction with the quality of care, sum score (0–124)a 96.7 (2.2) 93.0
(2.3)
97.1
(2.5)
100.8
(2.0)
97.9
(2.4)
94.9
(2.5)
P = 0.86
mean change (SE) = 0.76 (4.41)
partial eta2 = 0.000
p = 0.16
mean change (SE) = −6.29 (4.51)
partial eta2 = 0.009
Satisfaction with the quality of care, VAS [1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10] 8.0 (0.2) 7.9 (0.2) 8.2 (0.2) 7.9 (0.2) 7.7 (0.2) 7.7 (0.2) P = 0.67 mean change (SE) = − 0.16 (0.37) partial eta2 = 0.000 P = 0.30 mean change (SE) = − 0.41 (0.39) partial eta2 0.003
Person centredness of the environment, sum score (0–85)b 68.7 (1.3) 66.4 (1.5) 67.8 (1.4) 65.8 (1.4) 64.1 (1.5) 64.3 (1.8) p = 0.86
mean change (SE) = 0.52 (2.84)
partial eta2 = 0.000
p = 0.54
mean change (SE) = −0.59 (2.99)
partial eta2 = 0.000
  1. T0 = Baseline, T1 = First follow-up, T2 = Second follow-up
  2. aHigher scores indicate higher satisfaction
  3. bHigher scores indicate a more person-centred environment
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