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Table 7 Comparison of QPCQ subscale and total scores between Time 1 and Time 3 in Phase five, using paired t-test

From: Quality of prenatal care questionnaire: instrument development and testing

Subscale N Time 1 Time 3 p
Late pregnancy 4-6 weeks postpartum
   Mean (SD) Mean (SD)  
Factor 1 – Information Sharing 155 4.29 (0.45) 4.27 (0.44) 0.43
Factor 2 – Anticipatory Guidance 155 3.53 (0.70) 3.70 (0.67) <0.001
Factor 3 – Sufficient Time 155 4.11 (0.64) 4.12 (0.56) 0.73
Factor 4 – Approachability 155 4.30 (0.60) 4.31 (0.61) 0.75
Factor 5 – Availability 155 4.02 (0.58) 4.04 (0.68) 0.70
Factor 6 – Support and Respect 155 4.25 (0.51) 4.25 (0.51) 0.97
Total QPCQ 155 4.05 (0.48) 4.09 (0.48) 0.12