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Table 3 Post hoc analysis of outcomes and other variables

From: Scientific writing: a randomized controlled trial comparing standard and on-line instruction

  

Number communication events

Satisfaction

Predictors

P-values

Mean

(Standard Deviation)

Range Values

P-values

Mean

(Standard Deviation)

Range Values

P-values

Enjoys writing

0.5881

 

0.972

 

0.8264

1

 

1 +/-(1) 0–2

 

2.67+/-(1.52) 1–4

 

2

 

1.14 +/-(0.69) 0–2

 

3.71+/-(1.49) 1–5

 

3

 

1.94 +/-(1.43) 0–6

 

3.82+/-(0.95) 0–2

 

4

 

1.08 +/-(0.99) 0–3

 

3.67+/-(0.98) 2–5

 

5

 

1.33 +/-(0.57) 1–2

 

3.67+/-(1.52) 2–5

 

Gender

0.1028

 

0.3819

 

0.8127

Female

 

1.52 +/-(1.32) 0–6

 

3.6 +/-(1.22) 1–5

 

Male

 

1.35 +/-(0.93) 0–4

 

3.76+/-(0.97) 2–5

 

Marital status

0.289

 

0.9655

 

0.7156

Married

 

1.5 +/-(0.70) 1–2

 

4 4–4

 

Single

 

1.45 +/-(1.19) 0–6

 

3.65+/-(1.14) 1–5

 

Course

0.5727

 

0.4723

 

0.05372

Med

 

1.44 +/-(1.04) 0–4

 

3.4 +/-(1.08) 1–5

 

Nursing

 

1.87 +/-(1.88) 0–6

 

4.25+/-(0.70) 3–5

 

PT

 

1.11 +/-(0.60) 0–2

 

3.89+/-(1.36) 1–5

 

Previous experience research writing

0.002

 

0.1046

 

0.3920

No

 

1.29 +/-(1.00) 0–4

 

3.61+/-(1.05) 1–5

 

Yes

 

1.91 +/-(1.51) 0–6

 

3.82+/-(1.32) 1–5