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Table 2 Level of patient safety culture and patient safety activities

From: Predictors of patient safety activities among registered nurses and nurse aides in long-term care facilities: cross-sectional study

Variables Total (N = 159) RN (n = 88) NA (n = 71)
M ± SD Min–Max M ± SD Min–Max M ± SD Min–Max
Patient safety culture 4.03 ± 0.51 2.11–5.00 3.94 ± 0.52 2.11–4.81 4.15 ± 0.47 3.19–5.00
Leadership of manager 4.02 ± 0.61 1.44–5.00 3.94 ± 0.63 1.44–5.00 4.12 ± 0.58 2.33–5.00
Work attitude 4.35 ± 0.53 2.55–5.00 4.28 ± 0.54 2.50–5.00 4.44 ± 0.50 3.17–5.00
Organizational system 4.16 ± 0.55 2.29–5.00 4.04 ± 0.55 2.29–5.00 4.30 ± 0.52 3.00–5.00
Managerial practice 3.50 ± 0.74 1.20–5.00 3.39 ± 0.74 1.20–4.80 3.64 ± 0.73 1.60–5.00
Patient safety activities 4.29 ± 0.49 2.80–5.00 4.46 ± 0.35 3.57–5.00 4.08 ± 0.56 2.80–5.00
Safety medication 4.05 ± 0.64 1.75–5.00 4.18 ± 0.54 2.13–5.00 3.90 ± 0.73 1.75–5.00
Infection prevention 4.30 ± 0.61 2.17–5.00 4.48 ± 0.45 3.17–5.00 4.08 ± 0.70 2.17–5.00
Fall prevention 4.38 ± 0.52 2.69–5.00 4.53 ± 0.40 3.46–5.00 4.19 ± 0.60 2.69–5.00
Pressure ulcer prevention 4.46 ± 0.71 1.00–5.00 4.75 ± 0.35 3.80–5.00 4.11 ± 0.87 1.00–5.00
Equipment/fire inspection 4.26 ± 0.73 2.33–5.00 4.44 ± 0.65 2.33–5.00 4.04 ± 0.77 2.33–5.00
  1. From: Predictors of Patient Safety Activities among Registered Nurses and Nurse Aides in Long-term Care Facilities
  2. M Mean, SD Standard deviation, Min Minimum value, Max Maximum value, RN Registered nurse, NA nurse aide