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Table 2 Participant demographics (n = 97)

From: Promoting research and audit at medical school: evaluating the educational impact of participation in a student-led national collaborative study

Demographic   n= %
Gender Male 50 51.5
  Female 47 48.5
Age 18-21 21 21.6
  22-25 65 67.0
  >25 11 11.3
Medical School Year 1-2 2 2.1
  3-4 59 60.8
  5-7 36 37.1
Previous Degree Yes – intercalated 32 33.0
  Yes – non-intercalated 21 21.0
  No 44 45.4
Previous Collaborative Research Yes 2 2.1
  No, but aware of opportunity 44 45.4
  No, not aware of opportunity 51 52.6
Current Career Aspirations Surgical Disciplines 65 67
  Other Disciplines 32 33
Previous Academic Output* Yes 43 44.3
  No 54 55.7
  1. *A composite measure of previous peer-reviewed PubMed-indexed publication or abstract presentation at a professional academic conference.