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Table 3 Recall of ethical issues in TV medical dramas

From: TV medical dramas: health sciences students’ viewing habits and potential for teaching issues related to bioethics and professionalism

  Access to and equity in health care Medical errors Infectious diseases Quality / Value of life Non-therapeutic methods Education for healthcare professionals Informed consent Human research Artificial and transplanted organs / tissues Death and dying Discrimination Harassment
M F M F M F M F M F M F M F M F M F M F M F M F
Medicine 52.8 50 61.1 69.8 50 47.7 38.9 41.9 30.6 25.6 30.6 30.2 33.3 44.2 13.9 23.3 38.9 40.7 52.8 60.5 44.4 40.7 33.3 26.7
Nursing 33.3* 32 66.7 68.9 52.4 42.6 52.4 53.3 38.1 22.1 33.3 25.5 28.6 40.2 42.9 19.7 47.6 48.4 57.1 64.8 38.1 48.4 33.3 30.3
Human Biology 47.4 37.7 47.4 66.7 31.6 50.7 42.1 52.2 15.8 24.6 15.8 26.1 42.1 40.6 21.1 24.6 42.1 44.9 36.8 58 36.8 33.3 26.3 27.5
  1. Data are expressed as percentages
  2. *Significantly different from other academic programs, P < 0.05