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Research Article

Preparedness and Practice Management Skills of Graduating Dental Students Entering the Work Force

Table 2

Graduating student’s confidence in smooth integration into general practice (1: Very high, 2: High; 3: Neutral; 4: Low; 5: Very low).


How confident are you in the skills attained to integrate into general practice?
Is it important to have a mentor during your first few years in practice?
How confident are you with your patient management skills?21.7%46.4%8.7%15.9%7.2%
How confident are you in your interpersonal skills (staff)?37.7%31.9%7.2%10.1%13.0%
How confident are you in your leadership skills?14.7%48.5%16.2%16.2%4.4%

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