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Table 4 Responses to the Question "How has your attendance at Medical Grand Rounds changed as a result of free food?"

From: If you feed them, they will come: A prospective study of the effects of complimentary food on attendance and physician attitudes at medical grand rounds at an academic medical center

  Respondents, %
Response Total* (n = 442) Faculty†‡ (n = 262) Fellow† (n = 73) Resident‡ (n = 86)
Much more frequent 14.9 10.7 26.0 22.1
Slightly more frequent 38.7 35.9 42.5 47.7
Not at all 44.1 51.1 28.8 27.9
Less frequent 1.4 1.1 1.4 2.3
Much less frequent 0.9 1.1 1.4 0.0
  1. *Total includes respondents who were not physicians.
  2. †Faculty vs fellows (P = .003).
  3. ‡Faculty vs residents (P = .001).