Nursing Research and Practice / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Health Literacy Influences Heart Failure Knowledge Attainment but Not Self-Efficacy for Self-Care or Adherence to Self-Care over Time

Table 2

Participant characteristics and their significant associations or differences in study outcomes.

KnowledgeSelf-efficacySelf-Care maintenance
Baseline2 months4 monthsBaseline2 months4 months

Age*
0.015<0.001<0.001
Years of education*
0.3640.299
0.0100.037
BMI*
0.0170.028
Recruitment site**
6.5354.4253.824
0.0030.0170.029
Marital status**
5.7795.1694.789
0.0020.0040.005

Assessed using Pearson correlations.
**Assessed using One-Way Analysis of Variance.