Table 4

Comparison of average simulation score within medical and surgically orientated residency programmes

Residency programmeMean # items correct among SE internsMean # items correct among SQ internsp Value (two-sample t test using log-transformation)
All specialties4.79 (n=53)4.17 (n=48)0.09
Medicine5.07 (n=28)4.92 (n=27)0.52
Surgery +OB-GYN5.67 (n=9)2.33 (n=9)0.0025