Table 1

Descriptive Statistics for the Jefferson Scale of Empathy Administered to 285 Female Japanese Physicians
Statistics Value
Mean 110.4
Standard Deviation 11.9
25th Percentile 103
50th Percentile (Median) 110
75th Percentile 119
Possible Range 20 – 140
Actual Range 76 – 137
Skewness -.21
Kurtosis −06
Reliability (Cronbach’s coefficient alpha) .81

Kataoka et al.

Kataoka et al. BMC Medical Education 2012 12:48   doi:10.1186/1472-6920-12-48

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