Table 5

Weighted z –scores for all participants and for practice owners and non-owners
Attribute Overall mean score Owner (n= 465) Non-owner (n=468)
Ethical 3.74 3.74 3.74
Sound Judgment 3.54 3.63 3.46
Communication 3.53 3.46 3.67
Critical and Creative Thinking 3.45 3.47 3.51
Personal Management Skills 3.02 3.10 2.95
Empathy 3.01 2.96 3.08
Collaboration 2.74 2.82 2.88
Self-Initiated Learning 2.71 2.74 2.73
Leadership/Mentoring 2.48 2.45 2.46
Altruism 2.47 2.32 2.31
Knowledge of the Veterinary Profession 2.32 2.30 2.21

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Conlon et al. BMC Medical Education 2012 12:105   doi:10.1186/1472-6920-12-105

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