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Table 2 "Improvement", defined as the difference between the pre- and post-test scores.

From: Laryngeal Mask Airway for neonatal resuscitation in a developing country: evaluation of an educational intervention. Neonatal LMA: an educational intervention in DRC

Neonatal LMA   Improvement n. McNemar Test§ Improvement *% Fisher test*
Features Physicians 50 p < 0.0001 35.2 p < 0.72
  Midwifes 18 p < 0.0001 40.9  
Advantages over the face mask Physicians 35 p < 0.0001 32.7 p < 0.02
  Midwifes 21 p < 0.0001 55.3  
Advantages over the tracheal tube Physicians 43 p < 0.0001 53.1 p < 0.08
  Midwifes 16 p < 0.0001 76.2  
Disadvantages Physicians 15 p < 0.0001 27.3 p < 0.26
  Midwifes 8 p = 0.08 42.1  
Potential applications Physicians 30 p < 0.0001 54.5 p < 0.006
  Midwifes 14 p = 0.001 93.3  
  1. Facial mask, FM; tracheal tube, TT
  2. § Improvement (n) = a pre-test wrong answer coupled with a post-test correct answer by McNemar's test. *Improvement (%) = improvement number over pre-test wrong answer number ratio by Fischer's test. p value (p < 0.05).