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Table 1 Favoured future career choice

From: Medical students' views about an undergraduate curriculum in psychiatry before and after clinical placements

Future career choice Percentage of 4th years (n = 307) Percentage of 5th years (n = 197) p-value
General practice 29% 31%  
Medicine 31.9% 24.4%  
Surgery 18.6% 19.8%  
Paediatrics 5.5% 8.1% 0.27
Obstetrics and gynaecology 4.2% 5.6%  
Psychiatry 2.6% 4.6%  
Anaesthetics 4.2% 1.5%  
Don't know 3.9% 5.1%