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Table 3 Scores of osteoporosis knowledge subscales examined by gender

From: Osteoporosis knowledge and beliefs in diabetic patients: a cross sectional study from Palestine

Variable (M ± SD or %) N = 300 Male; N = 108 (M ± SD or %) Female; N = 192 (M ± SD or %) P*
Knowledge Scores  
Total (M/SD) 13.5 ± 4.2 12.7 ± 4.0 13.9 ± 4.2 0.021
- Nutrition (M/SD) 11 ± 3.6 10.4 ± 3.6 11.3 ± 3.6 0.037
- Exercise (M/SD) 8.8 ± 2.8 8.4 ± 2.7 9.1 ± 2.8 0.043
  1. *Significant p values are in bold