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Table 6 Evaluation of aspects and criteria by gender

From: Hospital staff perspectives towards health technology assessment: data from a multidisciplinary survey

Apect of benefit Criteria Gender P value
"Highly important" ranking by Percent
Male Female
Clinical Lifesaving 78 76 0.84
Quality of life improvement 44 58 0.28
Patients' functional improvement 19 42 0.04
Safety 56 51 0.74
Social Serving a large population 14 27 0.17
Serving a specific population within the hospital 3 24 0.008
Improving the serves to the patient 39 64 0.04
Patients' preference 11 18 0.4
Technological Lack of effective alternative technology 75 64 0.31
Completion of a technology already exists at the hospital 22 24 0.84
Innovation and Improving medical standards 19 48 0.01
Improving hospital reputation 31 30 0.98
Economical Efficiency and work time reduction of the medical staff 50 52 0.9
Manpower savings 42 45 0.75
Budget savings 28 36 0.44
Technology that requires a significant investment in infrastructure 28 15 0.2
Maintenance costs 8 12 0.6
Extent education 14 27 0.17