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Table 1 Professional competency item scores

From: Peer assessment of professionalism in undergraduate medical education

  Mean Median SD
1 Consistently well-prepared 4.73 4.75 0.32
2 Identifies and solves problems 4.75 4.75 0.28
3 Clearly explains reasoning processes 4.75 4.75 0.26
4 Demonstrates respect 4.87 5.00 0.24
5 Seeks to understand others 4.81 5.00 0.28
6 Takes initiative 4.63 4.67 0.37
7 Shares information with others 4.78 4.87 0.29
8 Seeks responsibility 4.80 5.00 0.27
9 Asks for feedback 4.73 4.75 0.30
10 Trustworthy 4.87 5.00 0.25
11 Admits mistakes 4.88 5.00 0.21
12 Dresses appropriately 4.93 5.00 0.16
13 Behaves appropriately 4.90 5.00 0.22
14 Thinks and works independently 4.83 5.00 0.23
15 Would refer family member to peer 4.83 5.00 0.27
  1. n = 642 assessments, 241 students