Table 4

Emergency medical service providers’ adherence to hygiene parameters regarding nails, hair and jewellery, overall and per country

OverallFinlandSwedenDenmarkAustraliaP value
n (%)
Clean short nails64 (83)15 (75)19 (95)18 (90)12 (71)0.153
Short/up done hair76 (99)20 (100)19 (95)20 (100)17 (100)1.000
No jewellery48 (62)9 (45)14 (70)20 (100)5 (29)0.000