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Table 6 Perioperative patient monitoring

From: The current state of anesthesia safety in a third world country: a cross-sectional survey among anesthesia providers in Ethiopia

N = 62 Always Almost always Often Sometimes Rarely Never
(100%) (76–99%) (51–75%) (26–50%) (1–25%) (0%)
Clinical observation 52 (83.9%) 10 (16.1%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Audible signals and alarms 47 (75.8%) 15 (24.2%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Continuous use of pulse oximetry 57 (91.1%) 5 (8.1%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Intermittent NIBP monitoring 51 (82.3%) 11 (17.7%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Capnography during intubation 7 (11.3%) 8 (12.9%) 8 (12.9%) 2 (3.2%) 3 (4.8%) 34 (54.8%)