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Table 3 Median (interquartile range) of each question in awareness section

From: Effectiveness of interprofessional oral health program for pediatric nurse practitioner students at Northeastern University, United States

Question Pre test N = 16 Post test N = 16 Post post test N = 16 1 month N = 16 P value
Inquire about bottle use 4.5(4.0–5.0) 5.0(4.5–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) .0046*
Inquire about oral habits 4.5(4.0–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 5.0(4.5–5.0) 0.0074*
Examine a child’s teeth 3.0(2.0–4.0) 5.0(4.0–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 5.0(3.5–5.0) <.0001*
Counsel the dentist 4.0(4.0–5.0) 5.0(4.5–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) <.0001*
Counsel on tooth brushing 4.5(4.0–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 5.0(4.5–5.0) .0110*
Assess fluoride intake 4.0(3.0–5.0) 5.0(4.0–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 5.0(4.0–5.0) .0011*
Inquire about mothers’ dental health 3.0(2.0–3.0) 5.0(4.0–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 4.0(3.0–4.5) <.0001*
dietary counseling 4.0(3.0–4.5) 5.0(4.5–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 5.0(4.0–5.0) <.0001*
Overall 3.93(3.43–4.25) 4.88(4.38–5.0) 5.0(5.0–5.0) 4.63(4.19–4.94) <.0001*
  1. *p < 0.05