Table 2.

Assessment of IPEC subcompetencies across student groups

QuestionsStudent GroupPresurveyPostsurveyPost/PresurveyP Value
Q1All students3.80 (0.76)4.43 (0.65)0.62 (0.69)<0.0001*
Graduate studies3.5 (1.04)4.16 (1.16)0.66 (1.03)0.50
Physical therapy3.72 (0.83)4.45 (0.56)0.72 (0.67)<0.0001*
Physician assistant3.96 (0.57)4.46 (0.63)0.50 (0.63)0.0009*
Q2All students3.22 (0.86)4.08 (0.79)0.86 (0.099)<0.0001*
Graduate studies4.16 (0.40)4.33 (0.81)0.16 (0.98)1.00
Physical therapy2.93 (0.78)3.93 (0.89)1.00 (1.03)<0.0001*
Physician assistant3.35 (0.86)4.21 (0.62)0.85 (0.93)0.0002*
Q3All students3.11 (1.08)4.35 (0.68)1.23 (1.00)<0.0001*
Graduate studies2.16 (0.40)4.00 (1.26)1.83 (1.16)0.06
Physical therapy3.75 (0.86)4.45 (0.61)0.69 (0.63)<0.0001*
Physician assistant2.57 (0.95)4.32 (0.61)1.75 (1.00)<0.0001*
Q4All students3.44 (0.90)4.34 (0.75)0.92 (0.79)<0.0001*
Graduate studies2.83 (0.98)4.00 (1.26)1.16 (1.16)0.12
Physical therapy3.09 (0.94)4.21 (0.78)1.21 (0.81)<0.0001*
Physician assistant4.00 (0.47)4.59 (0.50)0.62 (0.56)<0.0001*
Q5All students3.86 (0.81)4.49 (0.58)0.62 (0.73)<0.0001*
Graduate studies3.33 (1.21)4.33 (0.81)1.00 (1.09)0.12
Physical therapy3.84 (0.79)4.48 (0.61)0.63 (0.65)<0.0001*
Physician assistant4.00 (0.72)4.53 (0.50)0.53 (0.74)0.0009*
Q6All students4.42 (0.60)4.71 (0.45)0.30 (0.49)<0.0001*
Graduate studies4.50 (0.54)4.66 (0.51)0.16 (0.40)1.00
Physical therapy4.50 (0.50)4.78 (0.41)0.31 (0.47)0.002*
Physician assistant4.32 (0.72)4.64 (0.48)0.32 (0.54)0.011*
  • Values are means (SD).

  • * Statistical significance.