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Table 1 Intended residency training program of the DACA sample

From: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) medical students – an examination of their journey and experiences as medical students in limbo

Residency Number of Responses (Percent) Percentage Change in the number of first-year residents and fellows by specialty (2010–2015)a
Anesthesiology 2 (6.1) −14.4
Emergency Medicine 5 (15.2) 7.8
Family Medicine 3 (9.1) 0.9
General Surgery 2 (6.1) 5.1
Internal Medicine 9 (27.3) 2.5
Neurological Surgery 1 (3.0) 1.0
Obstetrician-gynecologist 1 (3.0) −3.6
Plastic Surgery 1 (3.0) 21.7
Pathology 1 (3.0) −7.0
Pediatrics 2 (6.1) 0.2
Psychiatry 1 (3.0) 5.3
Undecided 4 (12.1)
Urology 1 (3.0) 0.7
Total 33 (100.0) 20.2
  1. a Percentage Change in the number of first-year residents and fellows by specialty was sourced from GME Track [12]