Skip to main content

Table 3 Changed and unchanged behaviors reported based on discussions with PCP

From: A quality improvement program in pediatric practices to increase tailored injury prevention counseling and assess self-reported changes made by families

   Behavior Discussed Behavior Not Discussed
   Number Unchanged Number Changed Total Inappropriate Behaviors % Changed Number Unchanged Number Changed Total Inappropriate Behaviors % Changed
0–4 Month Olds Convertible car seat? 3 5 8 62.50 1 3 4 75.00
Seat direction? 1 4 5 80.00 0 1 1 100.00
Car seat checked? 3 3 6 50.00 86 11 97 11.34
Consider leaving in car? 0 4 4 100.00
Sleep in shared space? 29 18 47 38.30 9 6 15 40.00
Sleep on back? 10 12 22 54.55
Sleep with bumpers? 23 23 46 50.00
Sleep with pillows? 17 19 36 52.78
Sleep with objects? 1 5 6 83.33
Sleep sack? 4 5 9 55.56 2 4 6 66.67
Smoke alarm? 2 2 4 50.00 0 2 2 100.00
Alarm batteries changed? 7 16 23 69.57 1 2 3 66.67
Water temp? 39 35 74 47.30 9 8 17 47.06
Working fire extinguisher? 46 15 61 24.59 10 4 14 28.57
Hot liquids? 1 4 5 80.00 1 1 2 50.00
Carbon monoxide detector? 30 20 50 40.00 5 4 9 44.44
Young than 12 watching?
Feel afraid of partner?
Verbal anger? 0 2 2 100.00
Physical anger? 0 1 1 100.00
Alone on surface? 1 3 4 75.00
Alone in tub?
Alone in pool?
6–12 Month Olds How often convertible? 0 3 3 100.00 0
Seat direction? 2 3 5 60.00 0
Car seat checked? 1 1 2 50.00 34 11 45 24.44
Consider leaving in car? 0 3 3 100.00 0 1 1 100.00
Have barrier? 6 9 15 60.00 0 3 3 100.00
Window guards? 13 17 30 56.67 10 4 14 28.57
Water fence? 1 0 1 0.00 0
Small objects into hands? 36 12 48 25.00 8 2 10 20.00
Non-mashable foods? 5 2 7 28.57 0
Lifesaving techniques? 27 4 31 12.90 27 4 31 12.90
Around lawn equipment? . 0
Secured furniture? 18 16 34 47.06 10 4 14 28.57
Locked guns? .
Locked meds? .
Locked cleaners? 1 3 4 75.00 0 1 1 100.00
Poison control number? 16 18 34 52.94 4 3 7 42.86
  1. Cells with no values indicate either that no PCP discussed the behavior (even if a parent reported inappropriate behaviors), that all PCPs discussed the behavior, or that no parents reported an inappropriate behavior for a given question