Table 2

Multiple comparisons testing by h-index and academic rank for sample of pediatric dentists (N=268)

RankNh-index
Instructor/lecturer100.9±1.3(0–4)
Assistant professor1191.5±3.1(0–17)
Associate professor814.5±4.6(0–18)
Professor5812.1±8.5(0–37)
RankAssistant ProfessorAssociate ProfessorProfessor
Instructor/lecturer0.710.040.001*
Assistant professorn/a0.001*0.001*
Associate professor0.001*n/a0.001*
Professor0.001*0.001*n/a
  • * Statistically significant at p≤0.05

  • Note: The h-index data are reported as mean±SD (range).