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Table 4 Associations between demographic characteristics and misconceptions about heart diseases

From: Cardiac health knowledge and misconceptions among nursing students: implications for nursing curriculum design

Demographics Misconceptions   Sig. (d.f. = 1)
Students who had a history of cardiovascular disease It is dangerous for people with heart problems to argue 4.99 <0.05
Had been the primary caregiver for family members or relatives Having heart problems is a sign that you have a worn-out heart 4.85 <0.05
Had been the primary caregiver for clients during a practicum Having heart problems is a sign that you have a worn-out heart 4.63 <0.05
Had been the primary caregiver for clients during a practicum One of the main causes of heart diseases is stress 7.89 <0.005