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Table 6 Change in professionalscollaboration between sectors 1

From: Improving child health promotion practices in multiple sectors – outcomes of the Swedish Salut Programme

  Collaborating sector
  Antenatal care Child health care Dental services Open pre-schools
  Large or very large extent of collaboration (%) Wilcoxon Signed Rank Test Large or very large extent of collaboration (%) Wilcoxon Signed Rank Test Large or very large extent of collaboration (%) Wilcoxon Signed Rank Test Large or very large extent of collaboration (%) Wilcoxon Signed Rank Test
Professionals reporting collaboration Pre Post p-value Pre Post p-value Pre Post p-value Pre Post p-value
Midwives - - - 91 86 .132 5 41 .000 32 55 .019
Child health nurses 85 89 .059 - - - 31 76 .000 56 62 .298
Dental hygienists/dental nurses 19 63 .000 35 84 .001 - - - 5 37 .015
Open pre-school teachers 35 55 .032 55 70 .272 10 60 .002 - - -
  1. 1Question: ‘To what extent do you collaborate with professionals in following sectors?’ Response alternatives: ‘not at all’, ‘to a very small extent’, to a relatively small extent”, ‘to a large extent’ and ‘to a very large extent’.
  2. Significant p-values (p≤.01) are presented in bold font.
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