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Table 5 Effect of participants’ age, type of hospital, and studying year on their experience with accessing medical records

From: Medical students’ experience with accessing medical records in Saudi Arabia: a descriptive study

Characteristics n (233) Mean Rank x2 P- value
Age
 18–23 139 115.90 2.50 .286
 24–28 84 122
  > 28 10 90.30
Type of hospital
 University-owned hospital 142 122.35 12.68 .048
 Ministry of Health hospital 57 98.48
 Private hospital 5 76.00
 National Guard Hospital 10 147.90
 Armed Forces Hospital 7 118.79
 Security Forces Hospital 2 169.00
 Others 10 124.60
Studying year
 Second-year 8 50.06 11.01 .051
 Third-year 9 110.78
Fourth year  50 123.69
 Fifth year 33 112.09
Sixth year   68 122.49
 Intern 65 117.71
  1. x2 (Chi-Square)