Table 9

Days needed to complete a procedure, by procedure type pre- and post-externship

Procedure TypePre Mean±SDPost Mean±SDP-ValuePercent Change
Diagnostic5.3±34.71.1±11.9<0.0001−79%
Preventive2.3±27.30.3±5.7<0.0001−87%
Restorative1.1±13.10.7±7.90.07−36%
Endodontic13.5±26.812.2±18.90.58−10%
Periodontic1.6±13.91.0±13.10.29−37.5%
Removable Prosthodontic96.3±106.685.0±59.50.03−12%
Fixed Prosthodontic69.7±86.655.5±49.8<0.0001−20%
Orthodontic45.9±108.27.1±20.70.18−84.5%