Table 3

A Comparison of the Scores on the Jefferson Scale of Empathy Among 285 Female Japanese Physicians by Different Living Arrangements
Living Arrangements n M SD
Living with parents 69 113.0 12.1
Living alone, or nuclear family 189 109.6 11.8

t(256) = 1.99, p < .05. (27 physicians did not respond to the living arrangement question).

Kataoka et al.

Kataoka et al. BMC Medical Education 2012 12:48   doi:10.1186/1472-6920-12-48

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