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Table 3 The mean percentage of hand hygiene compliance between both groups before and after the intervention in terms of shifts

From: The effect of training and awareness of subtle control on the frequency of hand hygiene among intensive care unit nurses

Shifts Mean ± SD P-value
Morning Evening Night
Intervention
 Before the intervention 28.5 ± 15.3 21 ± 11.8 2.7 ± 12.4 0.22
 After the intervention 49.6 ± 15 38.4 ± 14.1 37.8 ± 20.9 0.001
Control
 Before the intervention 38.2 ± 16.9 30.7 ± 18.3 30.3 ± 16.2 0.08
 After the intervention 47.2 ± 11.2 39.8 ± 9.5 37 ± 14.6 0.004
  1. The Wilcoxon test was used