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Table 2 Percentage distribution of knowledge of health professionals participated in the study, pre- and post training in Ethiopia, October to December, 2016 (n = 94)

From: Mental health training for primary health care workers and implication for success of integration of mental health into primary care: evaluation of effect on knowledge, attitude and practices (KAP)

Cases Pre training Post training p (2 tailed)
F P M SD F P M SD
Psychosis 0.000
 Good 32 34.04 24.35 8.48 82 87.23 34.07 7.60  
 Poor 62 65.96    12 12.77    
Depression 0.001
 Good 45 47.87 26.06 8.99 85 90.43 34.68 7.09  
 Poor 49 52.13    9 9.57    
Epilepsy 0.043
 Good 70 74.47 25.37 8.52 88 93.62 34.78 6.99  
 Poor 24 25.53    6 6.38    
Alcohol use disorder 0.001
 Good 36 40.42 24.76 8.67 89 94.68 35.30 6.46  
 Poor 58 59.58    5 5.32    
  1. F frequency, P percentage, M median, SD standard deviation, and Good knowledge those who score above the total mean score of 19 item knowledge questionnaire, poor knowledge those who score below the total mean score