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Table 2 Moral sensitivity and ethical decision-making of participants

From: Nurses’ ethical decision-making during end of life care in South Korea: a cross-sectional descriptive survey

Variable (total number of items) Mean ± SD Average mean ± SD Range
Moral sensitivity (27) (7-point scale) 125.3 ± 13.5 4.8 ± 0.5 91–160
Ethical decision-making (55) (6-point scale) 253.6 ± 27.3 4.6 ± 0.5 185–308
Perceived professional accountability (28) 144.5 ± 14.8 5.2 ± 0.5 97–167
Moral reasoning and moral agency (13) 47.0 ± 7.6 3.9 ± 0.6 27–70
Moral practice (14) 62.1 ± 9.2 4.4 ± 0.7 39–83