|A Comparison of the Scores on the Jefferson Scale of Empathy Among 285 Female Japanese Physicians in Different Specialties|
F(2,282) = 8.4, p < .001 (people-oriented > technology-oriented = other)
1 People-oriented specialties included general internal medicine, general pediatrics and psychiatry.
2 Technology-oriented specialties included anesthesiology, surgery and surgical specialties, pathology, radiology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, obstetrics/gynecology, and urology.
3 Other specialties included emergency medicine, public health, rehabilitation medicine, and unspecified specialties.
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