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Table 3 Adjusted odds ratios for items receiving higher scores among CRP residents

From: Differences in residents’ self-reported confidence and case experience between two post-graduate rotation curricula: results of a nationwide survey in Japan

  OR OR 95% CI p-value
Clinical confidence items*      
 Diagnosis of pregnancy 1.3 1.2 ~ 1.5 .000
 Lumbar puncture 1.3 1.1 ~ 1.6 .011
 Pediatric IV placement and phlebotomy 1.4 1.0 ~ 1.9 .029
 Diagnosis of depression 1.4 1.1 ~ 1.6 .001
 Explanation to pediatric patients 1.2 1.1 ~ 1.4 .002
 Appropriate pharmacotherapy for psychiatry patients 1.2 1.1 ~ 1.4 .001
 Spinal fluid examination 1.1 0.9 ~ 1.3 .403
 Diagnosis of middle ear abnormality by otoscopy 1.3 1.1 ~ 1.5 .000
 Diagnosis of prostate abnormality by rectal examination 1.1 1.0 ~ 1.3 .160
 Assessment of severity and acuity in ER setting 1.1 0.9 ~ 1.4 .200
 Diagnosis and treatment of shock 1.0 0.9 ~ 1.2 .640
Cases experienced**      
 Pregnancy and delivery 3.4 2.9 ~ 3.9 .000
 Pediatric seizures 1.2 0.9 ~ 1.6 .204
 Pediatric asthma 1.2 0.9 ~ 1.6 .176
 Pediatric viral infection 1.5 1.3 ~ 1.8 .000
 Urologic disease 1.3 1.1 ~ 1.5 .000
 Keratoconjunctivitis 1.2 1.1 ~ 1.4 .003
 Dislocation, subluxation, lower extremity sprain 1.2 1.0 ~ 1.4 .010
 Somatoform disorder 1.3 1.0 ~ 1.7 .039
 Allergic rhinitis 1.2 0.9 ~ 1.5 .491
 Cellulitis 1.1 0.8 ~ 1.6 .242
 Integration disorder syndrome 1.4 1.1 ~ 1.8 .017
 Rheumatologic disorder 1.1 0.8 ~ 1.4 .513
  1. *Indicates adjustment for gender, age, size of hospital, and institutional type.
  2. **Indicates case experience dichotomized into ≤5 cases vs. ≥6 cases experienced during training.