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Table 7 Conduct of anesthesia

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%)
Preoperative patient evaluation 47 (75.8%) 15 (24.2%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Use of WHO Surgical Safety Checklist 21 (33.9) 27 (43.5%) 4 (6.5%) 8 (12.9%) 2 (3.2%) 0 (0%)
Presence of anesthesia provider continuously 52 (83.9%) 7 (11.3%) 3 (4.8%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Documentation 46 (74.2%) 13 (21%) 3 (4.8%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Transfer of patients to PACU with detailed transfer of care 48 (77.4%) 7 (11.3% 4 (6.5%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 3 (4.8%)
Postoperative pain management 17 (27.4%) 21 (33.9%) 12 (19.4%) 6 (9.7%) 3 (4.8%) 3 (4.8%)