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Table 4 Medical student questionnaire: Mean and (SD) pre-intervention and post-intervention

From: COVID-19 pandemic partnership between medical students and isolated elders improves student understanding of older adults’ lived experience

  mean (SD) mean (SD) mean difference (95% CI) p-value
Pre-intervention
N = 29
Post-intervention
N = 29
Your knowledge of social isolation 3.10 (0.56) 3.97 (0.57) 0.86 (-0.56–1.16) .001
Your understanding of the value in addressing social isolation among older adults 3.34 (0.77) 4.48 (0.51) 1.14 (-0.80–1.48) .001
Your attitude towards seniors 4.07 (0.70) 4.52 (0.51) 0.45 (-0.13–0.77) .001
Your likelihood to engage in care with older adults 3.76 (0.95) 4.34 (0.77) 0.59 (-0.13–1.05) .001
The priority you put on addressing social isolation among older adults 3.07 (0.70) 4.34 (0.55) 1.27 (-0.94–1.60) .001