Table 3 Report of adequate training in interpreting chest X-rays according to different characteristics

From: Family medicine residents’ skill levels in emergency chest X-ray interpretation

Variable Adequate Training in Interpreting Chest X-Ray P valuea
Yes No
N (%) N (%)
Gender
 Male 38 (42.2) 52 (57.8) 0.20
 Female 59 (51.3) 56 (48.4)
Years in Practice
 0–1 year 54 (60.0) 36 (40.0) 0.01
 2 years 8 (34.8) 15 (65.2)
 3 years 7 (58.3) 5 (41.7)
 4 years 10 (45.5) 12 (54.5)
  ≥ 5 years 18 (31.0) 40 (69.0)
Type of Training
 Medical Intern 53 (59.6) 36 (40.4) < 0.01
 General Practitioner 7 (33.3) 14 (66.7)
 Family Medicine Resident 19 (25.7) 55 (74.3)
 Radiology Resident 18 (85.7) 3 (14.3)
 Diagnostic Accuracy 67.7% 59.0% < 0.01
  1. N number of participants
  2. aP value in bold when significant