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Table 2 Primary care-specific clinical pictures seen before and after implementation of a longitudinal clerkship

From: Broadening the clinical spectrum for medical students towards primary care: a pre-post analysis of the effect of the implementation of a longitudinal clerkship in general practice

SCLO thematic group Number of clinical pictures in group Mean number of clinical pictures in group seen by medical students in 2009 cohort (%) Mean number of clinical pictures in group seen by medical students in 2012 cohort (%) P-Value
Internal medicine, musculo-skeletal 5 2.6 (51.0) 3.5 (70.6) < 0.001
Internal medicine, non-musculo-skeletal 7 5.7 (80.8) 6.1 (87.1) 0.011
Surgery 9 6.5 (72.3) 6.8 (75.4) 0.22
Psychiatry 2 2.0 (97.9) 1.9 (94.0) 0.06
Dermatology 5 4.4 (88.5) 4.0 (79.6) 0.002
Otorhinolaryngology 6 5.2 (85.9) 5.2 (86.0) 0.98
Total 34 26.3 (77.2%) 27.4 (80.7) 0.038