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Table 2 Completeness of content and conduct of training at each round

From: Longitudinal analysis of the capacities of community health workers mobilized for seasonal malaria chemoprevention in Burkina Faso

ScoreNumber of itemsRoundVariationRelative variation
P1 2017P4 2017P1 2018P1→P4P1→P1P1-P4P1-P1
(1)(2)(3)(2)-(1)*(3)-(1)*(2)-(1)/(1)(3)-(1)/(1)
Training content        
C1SMC well explained65.95.56.0 0.390.09 7%1%
C2Selection criteria covered1413.212.413.7− 0.740.52− 6%4%
C3Steps of SMC covered1312.210.512.1 1.74− 0.13 14%− 1%
C4Communication covered43.93.53.9 0.39− 0.04 10%− 1%
C5Referral covered44.03.74.0− 0.260.00− 7%0%
C6Side effects covered21.81.31.7− 0.52− 0.04− 29%− 2%
 Completeness score transformed (range: 0–100)4397.7%86.25%99.7%11.4%2.0%  
Conduct of the training        
D1General conditions42.32.22.9− 0.10.6− 6%24%
D2Dynamism of the trainer32.52.52.70.00.30%11%
D3Trainer-participant interactions55.04.55.0 0.50.0 10%0%
D4Work environment31.91.72.0− 0.10.1− 7%7%
 Conduct score transformed (range 0–100)1577%73%84%− 3.2%7.9%  
Duration of the training (min.)        
 Mean 229115203 114− 27− 50%− 12%
 Median 195133202    
 Minimum 243545    
 Maximum 470256414    
  1. * Crude comparisons, not adjusted. In italics, significant differences between rounds (p < 0.05)