Table 2: House officers’ percentage of correct performance on heart rate (HR) assessments and clinical decision-making on neonatal high fidelity simulation resuscitations.

OverallFirst heart rate assessment Second heart rate assessment Third heart rate assessment Subsequent heart rate assessment

HR assessment method
 Palpation72% 66%72%71%77%
 Auscultation13% 8%14%15%14%
 Both15% 25%14%14%9%
Timely HR assessment82%57%90%94%82%
HR communicated appropriately74%81%75%74%65%
HR accurate70%74%70%64%70%
Clinical decision-making for HR81%91%81%73%80%