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Table 4 Percental change from pre-intervention, primary and secondary outcome

From: The perceived benefit of intraoperative stress modifiers for surgeons: an experimental simulation study in volunteers

  Percent change
95% CI
Yes vs. No p-value
Salivary Cortisol
 Pause: Yes −21.6%(−35.5 - -4.7) 0.92 (95%CI:0.72;1.18) 0.4694
 Pause: No −14.7%(−29.8–3.5)   
Heart Rate
 Pause: Yes 0.4%(−3.7–3.0) 0.97 (95%CI:0.94;1.00) 0.0650
 Pause: No 2.6%(−0.83–6.1)   
STAI
 Pause: Yes 7.9%(−0.56–17.1) 0.99 (95%CI:0.89;1.09) 0.7561
 Pause: No 8.6%(0.1–18.0)