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Table 2 Comparison of demographic data and research experience in medical school for respondents with and without graduate degree work

From: A survey on the attitudes towards research in medical school

  Graduate degree N = 72 No graduate degree N = 255 P value for trend
Age (SD) 27.8 (2.3) 25.4 (2.3) <0.0001
Primary interest in family medicine 12% 29% 0.003
Never presented research in medical school 35% 48% 0.03
Published research paper 47% 21% <0.0001
Significant involvement in research projects 43% 16% <0.0001
Interested in a "competitive" residency 44% 45% 0.35
No current involvement in research projects 28% 35% 0.049
Anticipate a good understanding of research methodology 64% 18% <0.0001