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Table 2 Summary of the analysis in domains, themes and sub-themes

From: Experiences of the gender climate in clinical training – a focus group study among Swedish medical students

Domains Themes Sub-themes
Experiencing gendered conditions Meeting stereotyped expectations Traits and characteristics
Family and career
Proper behaviour
Care and emotional support
Encountering discriminatory treatment Not getting the chance to participate
Not being taken seriously
Being made invisible
Favouring of men
Facing compliments, comments, and jargon Compliments and comments
Tough jargon
Sexual innuendos and invitations
Navigating from a dependent position Individual processing Blaming themselves
Blaming others
Manoeuvring to manage Adapting themselves
Taking part in the jargon
Acting for change Talking back and protesting
Seeking/giving support