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Table 2 Quantitative results

From: Promoting physical therapists’ use of research evidence to inform clinical practice: part 2 - a mixed methods evaluation of the PEAK program

Domain Assessment Baseline 6-months Change p-value
Mean (SD) % of scale Mean (95% CI) % improvement
Attitudes EBP Beliefs Scale [6 attitude-specific items, high score = 30] 24.5 25.1 0.61 0.22
(2.0) (2.1) (-0.39-1.62)
81.6% 83.7% 2.4%
Self-Efficacy Evidence-based Practice Confidence Scale [11 items, high score = 100%] 54.9 72.8 17.9 <0.001
(13.1) (13.7) (13.5-22.4)
54.9% 72.8% 32.6%
Knowledge and Skills Modified Fresno Test [13 items, high score = 224] 114.72 124.2 9.5 0.10
(35.1) (34.8) (-1.8-20.8)
51.2% 55.4% 8.2%
Behavior EBP Implementation Scale [13 study-specific items, high score = 65] 25.0 29.8 5.1 <0.001
(8.1) (10.2) (1.3-2.2)
38.5% 45.8% 20.4%
  1. Abbreviations: SD, Standard Deviation; CI, Confidence Interval; EBP, Evidence Based Practice.