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Table 3 Predictors of MMPI scales on each outcome measure

From: Does MMPI assessed at medical school admission predict psychological problems in later years?

Variable Anxiety Depression Interpersonal difficulties Self-esteem Perceived stress
F df p-value F df p-value F df p-value F df p-value F df p-value
Time 3.281 161.95 .072 1.126 161.67 .290 44.395 161.45 .214 21.436 160.34 .000 2.303 161.81 .131
Lie .001 146.62 .979 .863 146.38 .354 .041 146.48 .841 .181 148.37 .671 2.535 146.10 .113
Fake 2.997 146.99 .085 1.202 146.74 .275 .729 146.79 .394 .019 146.95 .892 3.795 146.43 .053
Defensive 2.932 146.66 .089 .782 146.42 .378 .555 146.52 .458 1.458 147.70 .229 3.678 146.14 .057
Hs 1.144 146.71 .286 1.278 146.47 .260 .069 146.56 .793 .391 146.58 .532 1.126 146.19 .290
D .006 146.99 .940 .834 146.74 .363 .359 146.79 .550 1.473 149.42 .226 .002 146.43 .961
Hy .104 146.67 .747 .680 146.42 .411 .033 146.52 .856 .221 146.80 .638 3.487 146.14 .063
Pd 5.984 147.48 .015 1.709 147.23 .193 .126 147.20 .723 .352 149.19 .553 3.076 146.87 .081
M/F 1.330 146.70 .250 .088 146.46 .767 .142 146.55 .707 .374 145.93 .542 .232 146.18 .630
Pa 3.274 146.76 .072 3.182 146.51 .076 1.965 146.59 .163 .331 146.06 .566 3.496 146.22 .063
Pt 2.108 146.66 .148 5.044 146.42 .026 1.787 146.52 .183 .226 147.78 .635 .130 146.14 .719
Sc 10.116 146.65 .002 10.208 146.41 .002 .256 146.51 .614 .918 145.77 .339 7.912 146.13 .005
Hy 1.867 146.62 .174 .029 146.38 .865 .010 146.48 .922 .987 147.51 .322 1.339 146.10 .249
Si .002 146.78 .969 .816 146.53 .368 9.994 146.61 .002 .522 147.30 .471 .018 146.24 .894
  1. F F-statistics, df degree of freedom
  2. Significant values are in italics
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