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Table 4 Characteristics of the wards

From: Explaining the effects of two different strategies for promoting hand hygiene in hospital nurses: a process evaluation alongside a cluster randomised controlled trial

Ward characteristics SAS n=47 TDS n=20
Hospital University based hospital n=16 University based hospital n=9
General hospital A n=15 General hospital A n=5
General hospital B n=16 General hospital B n=6
Specialism Surgical ward n=14 Surgical ward n=7
Medical ward n=16 Medical ward n=8
  Intensive care unit n=12 Intensive care unit n=1
  Paediatric ward n=5 Paediatric ward n=4
  1. State-of-the-art strategy.
  2. Team and leaders-directed strategy.