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Table 4 Characteristic-based comparison of JSEa scores

From: A night on call or an overnight shift does not reduce residents’ empathy: a randomized crossover multicenter survey

Median (IQRb) Pre-night on call or overnight shift Post-night on call or overnight shift p value
Sex
 Male 107 (99–118) 106 (97–117) 0.33
 Female 107 (99–118) 106 (97–117) 0.33
Age
 > 30 years old 107 (102–117) 109 (102–117) 0.83
 ≤ 30 years old 109 (100–118) 107 (97–117) 0.29
Resident
 Junior 110 (101–119) 109 (99–118) 0.52
 Senior 105 (100–116) 105 (101–115) 0.63
Marriage
 Single 109 (101–118) 108 (99–117) 0.57
 Married 111 (102–120) 107 (101–118) 0.48
Responsibility in child upbringing
 Yes 112 (104–121) 106 (100–114) 0.20
 No 108 (100–118) 108 (99–118) 0.66
Athlete club participation
 Yes 108 (100–119) 107 (98–118) 0.44
 No 110 (102–117) 109 (102–117) 0.88
  1. aJSE Jefferson Scale of Physician Empathy
  2. bIQR interquartile range