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Table 6 Stepwise regressions of medical students’ perceptions of preparedness for PGY residency training

From: Medical undergraduates’ self-evaluation: before and after curriculum reform

  Confidence Unworried state
Variables B 95% CI B 95% CI
Constant 5.381   8.113  
Demographics
 Age e   e  
 Sex (female vs. male)  − 0.752**  − 1.293 to − 0.212 e  
 Curriculum (6-year vs. 7-year)  − 0.648*  − 1.177 to − 0.118 − 2.287***  − 3.510 to − 1.064
Appreciation of Curriculum Organization
 Perceived sufficiency 0.361*** 0.249 to 0.473 0.548*** 0.355 to 0.740
 Perceived usefulness 0.182** 0.070 to 0.294 e  
 Perceived appropriateness e   e  
F 43.805*** 25.879***
R 0.693 0.462
R2 0.480 0.213
Adjusted R2 0.469 0.205
  1. e: variable excluded from the regression model
  2. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001