Table 2

Performance of new reviewers by group
Variable Control (nā€‰=ā€‰22) Mentored (nā€‰=ā€‰24)
Mean number of invitations to review (95%CI) 15 (5 to 24) 23 (14 to 32)
Mean number of reviews declined (95%CI) 2 (0 to 4) 5 (3 to 6)
Percent of invitations declined (95%CI) 13% (5% to 22%) 23% (15% to 32%)
Mean number of reviews completed (95%CI) 10 (6 to 14) 10 (6 to 14)
Mean review score all reviews (95%CI) 3.4 (3.1 to 3.8) 3.5 (3.2 to 3.9)
Mean review score for the first 3 reviews (95%CI) 3.5 (3.1 to 3.9) 3.5 (3.2 to 3.9)
Mean slope of change of review scores (95%CI) -0.23 (-0.66 to -0.18) -0.55 (-0.83 to -0.27)

Houry et al.

Houry et al. BMC Medical Education 2012 12:83   doi:10.1186/1472-6920-12-83

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