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Table 2 Associations between resident publications and measures of professionalism, clinical performance and medical knowledge

From: Associations between resident physicians’ publications and clinical performance during residency training

Variable Metric Publication type   β (CI) p-value
Clinical Performance Evaluations1 Case Reports   0.014 (−0.007, 0.035) 0.09
   Research Papers   0.012 (0.001, 0.024) 0.007
   Combined First Author 0.016 (−0.001, 0.032) 0.01
    Overall 0.012 (0.002, 0.022) 0.002
  Mini-CEX2 Case Reports   −0.008 (−0.050, 0.034) 0.62
   Research Papers   0.010 (−0.013, 0.033) 0.27
   Combined First Author 0.007 (−0.026, 0.039) 0.59
    Overall 0.005 (−0.014, 0.025) 0.49
Medical Knowledge ABIM3 Case Reports   −0.121 (−0.729, 0.486) 0.61
   Research Papers   0.125 (−0.227, 0.477) 0.36
   Combined First Author −0.034 (−0.529, 0.460) 0.86
    Overall 0.055 (−0.245, 0.354) 0.64
  1. Notes: ‡ Metrics reflect average scores for PGY3 residents, except for ABIM scores which occurred after completion of residency training. † 99 % Confidence Interval (CI). aEvaluations reflect overall score for multisource evaluations by resident-peers, supervisors, and allied health (scale 1–5). bMini-CEX reflects overall score (scale 1–5). cABIM reflects average percent correct