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Table 2 Baseline scores for outcome variables

From: The effects of an intervention program for promoting interorganizational network building between multidisciplinary agencies and community-based organizations: a cluster trial in Japan

  Intervention group Control group p-value
  (a)
Overall
n = 73
(b)
Attendees
n = 19
(c)
Non-
Attendees
n = 54
(d)
Overall
n = 85
Between
2 groups (a) vs. (d)
Among
3 groups (b), (c) vs. (d)
Recognition of knowledge and skills for building networks with CBOs (range 9-45) 20.8 ± 4.8 22.0 ± 6.2 20.3 ± 4.2 21.5 ± 4.9 0.345 0.249
Recognition of ease of working through networking with CBOs (range 1-6) 5.0 ± 0.8 5.1 ± 0.7 4.9 ± 0.9 4.8 ± 0.8 0.272 0.268
Recognition of importance of building networks with CBOs (range 1-6) 5.1 ± 0.7 5.4 ± 0.6 5.1 ± 0.7 5.0 ± 0.8 0.331 0.092
Percentage of working hours to build network with CBOs (%) (range 0-100) 19.5 ± 19.0 21.6 ± 17.5 18.7 ± 19.5 16.1 ± 15.4 0.216 0.359
  1. CBO = community-based organization.
  2. Values represent mean ± SD.