Table 5

Responses to the Question "How would your attendance at Medical Grand Rounds change if food ceased being provided free of charge?"

Respondents, %


Response

Total* (n = 441)

Faculty†‡ (n = 262)

Fellow† (n = 74)

Resident‡ (n = 86)


Increase significantly

0.5

0.8

0.0

0.0

Increase somewhat

2.5

3.5

1.4

1.2

No change

44.0

51.5

28.4

25.6

Decrease somewhat

40.6

37.3

48.6

48.8

Decrease significantly

12.5

6.9

21.6

24.4


*Total includes respondents who were not physicians.

†Faculty vs fellows (P < .001).

‡Faculty vs residents (P < .001).

Segovis et al. BMC Medical Education 2007 7:22   doi:10.1186/1472-6920-7-22

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