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Table 1 Demographics of included respondents

From: Therapist perceptions of a rehabilitation research study in the intensive care unit: a trinational survey assessing barriers and facilitators to implementing the CYCLE pilot randomized clinical trial

CharacteristicValue
Site, n respondents/site (% total) 
 16 (13.3)
 25 (11.1)
 35 (11.1)
 44 (8.9)
 53 (6.7)
 62 (4.4)
 73 (6.7)
 82 (4.4)
 95 (11.1)
 1010 (21.2)
Country, n sites (% total) 
 Canada8 (80.0)
 USA1 (10.0)
 Australia1 (10.0)
Therapy service delivery model, n (%) 
 Department-based22 (48.9)
 Program management18 (40.0)
 Matrix model5 (11.1)
Sex, female, n (%)41 (91.1)
Age, years, n (%) 
 < 250 (0.0)
 26–3013 (28.9)
 31–3513 (28.9)
 36–4011 (24.4)
 41–453 (6.7)
 46–505 (11.1)
 50+0 (0.0)
Clinical background, n (%) 
 Physiotherapist39 (86.7)
 Occupational therapist5 (11.1)
 Physio/occupational therapy assistant1 (2.2)
Highest level of clinical education, n (%) 
 Bachelors16 (35.6)
 Masters26 (57.8)
 Doctor of Physical Therapy3 (6.7)
Country of clinical degree, n (%) 
 Canada30 (66.7)
 USA10 (22.2)
 Australia5 (11.1)
Years of therapy practice experience overall, years, n (%) 
 < 517 (37.8)
 5–914 (31.1)
 10–146 (13.3)
 15–193 (6.7)
 20+5 (11.1)
Years of therapy practice experience in ICU, years, n (%) 
 < 521 (46.7)
 5–915 (33.3)
 10–145 (11.1)
 15–193 (6.7)
 20+1 (2.2)
Area of clinical practice, n (%) 
 ICU18 (40.0)
 ICU and ward23 (51.1)
 ICU and ward weekends only3 (6.7)
 Othera1 (2.2)
Formal research training, n (%) 
 Yes8 (17.8)
 Masters7 (87.5)
 Doctorate1 (12.5)
Previous participation in research, n (%)39 (86.7)
Role in CYCLEb, n (%) 
 Cycling40 (88.9)
 Outcome measures in ICU30 (66.7)
 Blinded outcome measures11 (24.4)
 Study coordination8 (17.8)
  1. This table describes survey respondent characteristics
  2. n number, ICU intensive care unit
  3. aPrimary area of practice was Occupational Therapy team management
  4. bThirty-two (71.1%) respondents reported > 1 role in the study; of the 13 reporting 1 role, 10 conducted cycling and 3 conducted outcome measures (1 ICU outcome measures only, 2 blinded outcome measures only)