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Table 3 Predictive factors for UCAT score

From: The ultrasound competency assessment tool for four-view cardiac POCUS

Factors Entrustment scores beta coefficient Entrustment scores
t value
Entrustment scores
p-values (sig.)
Composite scores beta coefficient Composite scores
t value
Composite scores
p-values (sig.)
Number of total scans 0.43 1.46 0.16 0.32 1.02 0.32
PGY − 0.11 − 0.40 0.70 − 1.08 − 0.36 0.73
Number of previous focused cardiac ultrasound scans − 0.28 − 1.24 0.23 − 0.18 − 0.76 0.46
Intent to pursue POCUS certification − 0.31 − 1.08 0.30 − 0.18 − 0.60 0.56
Self-rated entrustment focused cardiac ultrasound 0.47 1.97 0.07 0.54 2.15 0.05
All factors combined R2 F value (df) p-value (sig) R2 F value (df) p-value (sig)
0.56 F (5,16) = 4.06 0.01 0.50 F (5,16) = 3.21 0.03