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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of PGY-1 residents

From: Evidence-based medicine training during residency: a randomized controlled trial of efficacy

Characteristic Workshop (n= 23) Control (n= 25)
  Mean (SD)
PGY-1 EBM Pre-Test Scores 13.7 (3.9) 15.3 (3.2)
  No. of residents (%)
Number of Searches (times per week)   
   0 7 (30%) 3 (12%)
   1 - 2 8 (35%) 11 (46%)
   3 - 5 6 (26%) 6 (25%)
   6 - 10 2 (9%) 4 (17%)
Resource Usage (in past month)   
   UpToDate 23 (100%) 25 (100%)
   MEDLINE 18 (78%) 18 (72%)
   ACP Journal Club 4 (17%) 9 (36%)
   CDSR 3 (13%) 5 (20%)
   DARE 0 (0%) 1 (4%)
  1. There were no significant differences (p < 0.05) in baseline characteristics between workshop and control groups.