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Table 5 Mean knowledge and perception score

From: Impact of targeted educational intervention towards public knowledge and perception of antibiotic use and resistance in the state of Perak, Malaysia

Domains Pre-intervention [Pre] Post-intervention Phase differences p value**
Immediate [P1] 2 weeks [P2]
Mean (SD) Mean (SD)  
Antibiotics resistance knowledge score 2.83 (1.28) 3.76 (0.62) 3.67 (0.78)  < 0.001*^
Antibiotics use knowledge score 2.03 (1.56) 4.56 (1.46) 4.32 (1.48)  < 0.001*#
Antibiotics perception score 2.83 (1.38) 4.25 (1.06) 4.22 (1.02)  < 0.001*^
Total score 7.68 (3.31) 12.57 (2.50) 12.21 (2.57)  < 0.001*^
  1. *Significant differences were found between pre: p1, pre: p2 #p1: p2 (p = 0.013) ^p1:p2 (p > 0.05)
  2. **p Value generated by repeated measure ANOVA (Wilk’ lambda; Bonferroni Adjustment were made for multiple comparisons)