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Table 3 How did you prepare for the admission test?

From: Medical school admission test: advantages for students whose parents are medical doctors?

Summer semester 2014 n = 182 Physician in the family n = 80 (44%) No physician in the family n = 102 (56%)   
Item (multiple answers allowed) n (%) n (%) Effect size p-value**
information via internet or internet forums 67 (84%) 90 (88%) 0.13 0.386
talked with family and friends 53 (66%) 49 (48%) 0.37 0.014
with books or brochures 13 (16%) 20 (20%) 0.09 0.562
others* (written answers) 13 (16%) 18 (18%) 0.04 0.805
with specific training or courses 1 (1%) 0 (0%) 0.16 0.260
  1. *talking with other physicians, nurses, or medical students, reflecting actual medical news in TV or newspapers, self-reflection about career choice, simulated interview. **scores that show significant differences between the groups are printed in bold.