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Table 1 Characteristics of doctors

From: How residents and interns utilise and perceive the personal digital assistant and UpToDate

Characteristics Data*
Number  
   Total 134
   Male 82 (61.2)
   Female 52 (38.8)
Age, year 28 ± 3
Designation  
   Residents 103 (76.9)
   Interns 31 (23.1)
Training programmes  
   None 84 (62.7)
   Internal medicine 15 (11.2)
   Anaesthesiology 8 (6.0)
   Radiology 8 (6.0)
   Family medicine 5 (3.7)
   Paediatrics 3 (2.2)
   Emergency medicine 3 (2.2)
   Ophthalmology 2 (1.5)
   Otolaryngology 2 (1.5)
   Surgery and orthopaedics 2 (1.5)
   Obstetrics and gynaecology 1 (0.7)
   Psychiatry 1 (0.7)
Postgraduate year status  
   1 31 (23.1)
   2 20 (14.9)
   3 11 (8.2)
   4 17 (12.7)
   5 19 (14.2)
   6 8 (6.0)
   7 10 (7.5)
   8 6 (4.5)
   9 3 (2.2)
   10 or more 9 (6.7)
  1. * Data are presented as number (%) or mean ± standard deviation.