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Table 3 Post-Rotation Variables (Mean ± Standard Deviation)

From: Incorporating interactive workshops into bedside teaching: completion of a multi-modal rheumatology rotation significantly increases internal medicine residents’ competency and comfort with comprehensive knee examinations

  Workshop No Workshop Sig
Post-Rotation OSCE 11.8 ± 1.2 8.7 ± 2.8 < 0.001
Post-Rotation Comfort with Knee Examination 4.3 ± 0.7 4.1 ± 0.5 0.219
Post-Rotation Number of Comfortable Diagnoses 3.1 ± 1.4 2.2 ± 1.5 0.046
Post-Rotation Number of Comfortable Treatments 2.6 ± 1.5 2.0 ± 1.3 0.136
Post-Rotation Rheum Elective Contribution to MSK Knowledge 33.3 ± 17.0 34.9 ± 20.7 0.739
Helpfulness of Rotation in Enhancing Exam Skills 4.7 ± 0.7 4.3 ± 0.6 0.033
Helpfulness of Rotation in Diagnosing MSK conditions 4.2 ± 0.9 4.0 ± 0.7 0.401
Helpfulness of Rotation in Treating MSK conditions 4.2 ± 0.9 4.0 ± 0.7 0.369