Table 4

STEMI simulation results

Variable/StatisticAP groupTP groupp Value
(n=10)(n=10)
Resting heart rate (bpm)0.631
 Mean (SD)76.2 (12.40)74.3 (11.11)
 Median7772.5
 Min-Max58–9456–88
Max heart rate (bpm)0.190
 Mean (SD)90.4 (15.41)84.3 (10.68)
 Median96.584
 Min-Max61–10961–98
NASA TLX score0.001*
 Mean (SD)54.3 (26.04)91.8 (16.32)
 Median53.599
 Min-Max15–9161–108
Total simulation time (min)0.631
 Mean (SD)8.0 (2.97)8.4 (1.79)
 Median7.18.4
 Min-Max4.9–12.45.2–11.9
  • p Value from Fisher's exact test for categorical data or Mann-Whitney U test for numerical data.

  • *Denotes significance at p<0.05.

  • AP, administrative physician; Max, maximum; Min, minimum; NASA TLX, NASA Task Load Index; STEMI, ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction; TP, technical professional.