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Table 6 Influence of various characteristics of emails and senders on email etiquette (multiple regression)

From: Etiquette for medical students’ email communication with faculty members: a single-institution study

Variable Unstandardized coefficient Standardized coefficient t p-value
B Standard error β
Global impression of politeness (Constant) 3.042 0.907   3.352 0.001
Current class (Medical) 0.160 0.203 0.083 0.789 0.431
Initiator 0.090 0.182 0.037 0.493 0.623
Email provider (SNU email) 0.033 0.140 0.019 0.237 0.813
Gender (Female) −0.072 0.126 −0.043 −0.571 0.569
Graduate-entry program 0.723 0.176 0.430 4.112 <0.001
Age at sending the email −0.036 0.044 −0.108 −0.824 0.411
Total score (Constant) 66.961 20.353   3.290 0.001
Current class (Medical) 3.494 4.549 0.083 0.768 0.444
Initiator 2.313 4.091 0.044 0.565 0.573
Email provider (SNU email) 0.117 3.130 0.003 0.038 0.970
Gender (Female) −1.229 2.821 −0.034 −0.436 0.664
Graduate-entry program 11.983 3.941 0.327 3.040 0.003
Age at sending the email −0.500 0.988 −0.069 −0.506 0.613