TABLE 3.

Involvement Preference Group ANOVA With Regard to Support and Well-Being

InvolvementP
Too MuchJust RightNot Enough
Communal coping3.08a2.23b2.24b<0.05
Emotional support2.83ab2.72a2.32b<0.01
Instrumental support2.40a1.30b1.22b<0.001
Avoidance0.13ab0.10a0.39b<0.05
Overprotection1.56a0.61b0.47b<0.01
Controlling1.42a0.57b0.50b<0.10
Relationship quality0.82a0.02ab–0.23bNS
Psychological distress0.86a–0.22b0.37a<0.01
  • a,ab,bLooking at the three means within a row, those that have the same superscript letters do not significantly differ from each other at P <0.05. NS, not significant.