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Table 6 Comparison of behavior performed by the physical therapists when faced with usual cases

From: Effectiveness of the tailored Evidence Based Practice training program for Filipino physical therapists: a randomized controlled trial

  EBP group (N = 9) Waitlist control group (N = 10) P value
EBP behaviors when faced with usual cases    
Physical therapists who formulated PICO 8 (88.9%) 0 (0%) 0.00009*
Physical therapists who logged PICO 2 (22.2%) 0 (0%) 0.16
Physical therapists who searched research evidence 9 (100%) 3 (30%) 0.0016*
Physical therapists who appraised evidence 3 (33.3%) 0 (0%) 0.04*
Physical therapists who applied evidence 4 (44.4%) 0 (0%) 0.018*
EBP behaviors when faced with usual cases    
Physical therapists who asked colleague 7 (77.8%) 8 (80%) 0.906
Physical therapists who asked MD 4 (44.4%) 7 (70%) 0.26
Physical therapists who read textbooks 7 (77.8%) 7 (70%) 0.70
  1. *significant p value; Chi-Square test of proportion was used to calculate for p values.