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Table 1 Communication clarity scores

From: Telephone referral education, and evidence of retention and transfer after six-months

Group Mean score (SEM) Kolmogorov-Smirnov test Compared to control Compared to immediately post-education
Control (n = 8) 2.75 (0.16) 4.55 (p < 0.001) N/A -
Immediately post- education (n = 9) 4.11 (0.20) 3.51 (p = 0.002) 1.36 (0.40, p = 0.002) N/A
Six months after education (n = 17, but not the same students as before) 3.47 (0.24) 2.30 (p = 0.017) 0.72 (0.35, p = 0.048) −0.64 (0.34, p = 0.066)
  1. Between group comparisons on the 5-point scale, are shown for before, immediately (2–4 hours) following and six months after the education session. Data were normally distributed within groups.