Table 4.

Comparison of students’ responses on the post-SCOPE survey to their retrospective pre-SCOPE survey responses: mean changes over time per scale (n=126)

Period*MeanStd. ErrorP values
*Period 1: time of entry to dental school and pre-SCOPE (taken as retrospective pre-SCOPE survey).
Period 2: time at end of second year and post-SCOPE.
Mean responses rated on a five-point scale from strongly disagree to strongly agree.
Scale 113.402.103
23.651.087.017
Scale 213.671.069
23.900.068.001
Scale 314.597.058
24.724.059.057
Scale 413.844.092
23.995.091.108