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Table 4 Multiple regression results: predictors for post-internship commitment (N = 996)

From: Changes in professional commitment of undergraduate nurse students before and after internship: a longitudinal study

Variables B SE β t P 95%CI
Constant 1.309 0.113   11.536 0.000 1.086 to 1.531
Pre-internship professional commitment 0.368 0.027 0.362 13.758 0.000 0.361 to 0.421
Satisfied for course arrangement 0.092 0.015 0.159 5.976 0.000 0.062 to 0.123
Stress from taking care of patients −0.110 0.025 −0.170 −4.499 0.000 −0.159 to − 0.062
Satisfied for internship 0.074 0.015 0.133 4.830 0.000 0.044 to 0.104
Being awarded scholarship 0.093 0.019 0.126 5.045 0.000 0.057 to 0.130
Practical hospital meet expectation 0.086 0.022 0.102 3.831 0.000 0.042 to 0.129
Stress from teachers and nursing staff −0.127 0.028 − 0.169 −4.528 0.000 −0.182 to − 0.072
Stress from lack of professional knowledge and skills 0.067 0.023 0.091 2.846 0.005 0.021 to 0.113
Stress from the environment 0.080 0.028 0.105 2.856 0.004 0.025 to 0.13.5
Family economy −0.029 0.012 − 0.061 −2.483 0.013 − 0.053 to − 0.006
Gender − 0.086 0.042 − 0.052 − 2.036 0.042 − 0.003 to − 0.158
  1. Durbin-Watson = 1.722; F = 56.407, P < 0.05; R = 0.639; R2 = 0.408; AdjustedR2 = 40.1%
  2. Abbreviations: CI Confidence interval, SE Standard error, β Standardized regression coefficient