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Table 3 Numbers of codes by theme and background

From: The influences of background on beginning medical students’ perceptions of rural medical practice

Theme Urban background Rural background
Positive Negative Positive Negative
Rural lifestyle 2 7 9 3
Pressure of the job and isolation 1 12 2 10
Limited resources 2 8 2 5
Dr/patient relationship 3 1 10 3
Diversity of practice 7 1 15 nil
Making difference in community 10 nil 18 nil