Table 3.

Intrapersonal factors of completers versus noncompleters of screening colonoscopy

CompletersNoncompleters
Intrapersonal factors - time 1Mean (σ)Mean (σ)PaN
Fear of colonoscopy1.9387 (.96335)2.2482 (1.03214)0.012349
Fatalism0.1253 (.24884)0.0934 (.23862)0.304345
Pros and cons2.5396 (.43089)2.5882 (.35736)0.348350
Multidimensional Inventory of Black Identity3.2501 (.65990)3.0669 (.75519)0.034344
Group-based medical mistrust1.9417 (.66328)1.9010 (.62899)0.661272
Collective self-esteem3.2003 (.60311)3.2229 (.73137)0.822272
Self-efficacy4.1952 (.51065)4.0746 (.43981)0.036350
Social influence2.8620 (.75538)3.0242 (.65814)0.130260
Cancer anxiety1.6154 (.69585)1.7923 (.73364)0.078273
Cancer worry2.2268 (.68199)2.4444 (.72166)0.027274
Perceived risk for colorectal cancer1.6869 (.58101)1.5882 (.59904)0.178349
Intrapersonal factors - time 2
Mean (σ)Mean (σ)PN
Fear of colonoscopy1.9339 (.86265)1.9927 (.86761)0.688272
Pros and cons2.6110 (.46880)2.5305 (.34911)0.295270
Self-efficacy4.0474 (.48159)4.0798 (.50918)0.694272
Cancer anxiety1.6609 (.72325)1.7162 (.81258)0.680211
Cancer worry2.3257 (.67903)2.4054 (.75415)0.525211
Perceived risk for colorectal cancer1.7879 (.57545)1.7764 (.66834)0.909272

σ = SD

  • aP value obtained from independent samples t-test.