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Table 4 Relationship between any situational, systemic or personal characteristic of index incident and post- incident variables

From: The critical incident inventory: characteristics of incidents which affect emergency medical technicians and paramedics

  Situational Systemic Personal Model
F, df 1 Sig. F, df 1 Sig. F, df 1 Sig. F, df 3 Sig.
Peritraumatic dissociation 3.5 0.06 3.7 0.06 13.3 <0.001 9.2 <0.001
Post-CI prolonged physical arousal 0.0 0.95 2.0 0.16 7.5 0.007 4.0 0.009
Post-CI prolonged distressing feelings 1.3 0.26 0.4 0.54 18.4 <0.001 7.9 <0.001
Post-CI prolonged social withdrawal 3.8 0.054 2.2 0.14 3.8 0.053 4.5 0.005
Post-CI prolonged insomnia 2.1 0.15 0.3 0.56 5.7 0.02 3.4 0.02
Post-CI prolonged irritability 1.5 0.22 6.1 0.02 3.5 0.06 5.2 0.002
Current depressive symptoms 0.0 0.93 0.7 0.40 4.7 0.03 2.2 0.09
Current posttraumatic symptoms 9.6 0.002 0.1 0.73 12.6 0.001 8.8 <0.001
Current burnout symptoms 0.8 0.37 1.6 0.21 3.1 0.08 2.5 0.06