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Table 2 Demographic details of interview and focus group participants

From: Exploring the effect of implementation and context on a stepped-wedge randomised controlled trial of a vital sign triage device in routine maternity care in low-resource settings

  Interview participants Focus group discussion participants Focus group discussion participants
Time after implementation 3 months 3 months 6 to 9 months
Mean duration (minutes)(range) 25 (7–45) 64 (39–125) 58 (35–87)
Profession
 Midwife 16 38 28
 Nurses 13 23 18
 Doctors 3 2 4
 Clinical officers 0 1 0
 Community HCP 1 4 5
 Allied HCP 3 2 5
Gender
 Male 5 7* 7
 Female 31 57* 53
Age (years)
 18–24 2 0* 0
 25–34 12 24* 20
 35–44 14 31* 23
 45–54 6 7* 8
 55–65 2 2* 9
Educational level
 Secondary or less 2 8* 6
 Diploma 27 47* 30
 Certificate 2 5* 11
 Bachelor’s degree or higher 5 4* 13
Experience (years)
 1–5 12 16* 15
 6–10 8 17* 13
 11–15 9 16* 14
 > 15 7 15* 18
  1. *Demographic detail missing for 6 participants from one focus group discussion in Malawi