Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 5 Distribution of interviewee responses: Supervision and independent interpretation of examinations

From: A survey of perceived training differences between ophthalmology residents in Hong Kong and China

  Hong Kong Mainland P value*
Percentage of surgeries supervised by senior doctors  
  ≤ 10 % 1 (5.0) 11 (24.4) <0.0001
  ≤ 30 % 1 (5.0) 17 (37.8)  
  ≤ 50 % 2 (10.0) 12 (26.7)  
  ≤ 70 % 3 (15.0) 3 (6.7)  
 90 % 6 (30.0) 2 (4.4)  
 100 % 7 (35.0) 0 (0.0)  
 Missing   5 (10.0)  
Examinations capable of interpreting independently   
 Visual field 18 (90.0) 40 (80.0) 0.49
 Fundus fluorescein angiography 17 (85.0) 24 (48.0) 0.007
 B-scan ultrasound 19 (95.0) 43 (86.0) 0.42
 Optical Coherence Tomography 18 (90.0) 43 (86.0) 1.00
 Ultrasound biomicroscopy 10 (50.0) 40 (80.0) 0.02
 Heidelberg Retina Tomography 12 (60.0) 23 (46.0) 0.43
  1. *Fisher’s exact test