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Table 3 Professional ideals represented in medical shows

From: Australian medical students' perceptions of professionalism and ethics in medical television programs

Professional ideal % students noted issue Rated positively
(% of students noting issue)
Rated negatively
(% of students noting issue)
Caring and compassion 86.0% 83.1% 16.9%
Altruism, honesty, integrity 83.2% 79.1% 20.9%
Respect 82.1% 75.7% 24.3%
Responsibility 81.6% 82.2% 17.8%
Accountability 79.3% 68.0% 32.0%
Leadership 78.2% 83.4% 16.6%