Table 1

Demographic characteristics of respondents (n=4110)

CharacteristicFrequencyPercentage (%)
Gender
 Male581.4
 Female405298.6
Age, years
 <25126830.9
 25–34212051.6
 35–4459714.5
 ≥451253.0
Professional title
 Nurse155437.8
 Senior nurse155537.8
 Supervisor nurse84820.6
 Cochief nurse1533.7
Education level
 Technical secondary school491.2
 Junior college190646.4
 Undergraduate213051.8
 Postgraduate250.6
 Work setting
County hospital122829.9
 Municipal hospital192946.9
 Provincial hospital95323.2
Whether PICC maintenance training was obtained before?
 No227755.4
 Yes183344.6
  • PICC, peripherally inserted central catheter.