Table 3

The results of all 13 t-tests and ANOVAs relating each variable to Chinese-revised Patient-Practitioner Orientation Scale total scores

TestVariableSignificance (p value)Effect size
T-testGender<0.001d=0.736
ANOVAAge0.741
ANOVAYears of practice<0.001η2=0.052
ANOVAEducational level0.592
T-testOverseas education experience<0.001d=0.740
ANOVAProfessional title<0.001η2=0.079
ANOVAHospital type<0.001η2=0.012
ANOVASpecialty<0.001η2=0.022
ANOVAAverage working time per workday<0.001η2=0.045
T-testHigh workload0.084
T-testMaintained good physician–patient relationship0.002d=0.744
T-testReceived communication training0.084
T-testSatisfied with income<0.001d=0.742
  • ANOVA, analysis of variance.