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Table 3 Comparison of decisional conflict and regret scores in SDM and control groups

From: Effect of shared decision making on mode of delivery and decisional conflict and regret in pregnant women with previous cesarean section: a randomized clinical trial

Decisional conflict score   SDM group Control group P-value**
Mean (SD*) Mean (SD)
Subscales
Informed Before intervention 29.04 (8.51) 30.98 (17.93) 0.54
After intervention 9.61 (11.23) 20.93 (15. 27) 0.001
Values clarity Before intervention 32.47 (16.75) 32.69 (15.92) 0.77
After intervention 19.65 (13.31) 27.54 (17.10) 0.03
Social support Before intervention 27.98 (14.99) 22.56 (16.07) 0.17
After intervention 8.33 (10.46) 16.66 (12.82) 0.002
Uncertainty Before intervention 31.67 (17.67) 26.54 (17.76) 0.18
After intervention 9.40 (10.32) 19.22 (16.57) 0.009
Effective decision Before intervention 30.82 (19.26) 25.80 (17.74) 0.28
After intervention 9.77 (10.80) 16.45 (13.09) 0.03
Total score Before intervention 30.51 (11.26) 28.41 (15.01) 0.29
After intervention 14.90 (9.65) 25.41 (13.38) < 0.001
Decisional regret score   15.67 (23.37) 27. 30 (26.75) 0.007
  1. *Standard Deviation
  2. **Significance level: P < 0.05
  3. ** Mann–Whitney U-test