Table 2

Health-relevant dimensions in men and women

First Year

Fifth Year

Physicians


Total

(n = 464)

Male

(n = 176)

Female

(n = 288)

Total

(n = 339)

Male

(n = 113)

Female

(n = 226)

Total

(n = 341)

Male

(n = 165)

Female

(n = 176)

cohorts

gender

marital

status

cohorts*

gender


M

SD

M

SD

M

SD

p

M

SD

M

SD

M

SD

p

M

SD

M

SD

M

SD

p

p

eta2

p

eta2

p

eta2

p

eta2


subjective significance of work

16.29

4.76

15.78

5.21

16.60

4.45

0.053

14.33

4.40

14.37

4.88

14.31

4.15

0.808

13.19

4.59

13.17

4.68

13.20

4.52

0.856

0.000

0.045

0.325

0.001

0.071

0.003

0.350

0.002

career ambition

21.64

4.15

22.28

4.10

21.25

4.14

0.008

19.43

4.84

20.90

5.49

18.69

4.30

0.000

18.01

4.85

19.35

4.85

16.76

4.52

0.000

0.000

0.090

0.000

0.042

0.369

0.001

0.041

0.006

tendency to exert

18.28

3.95

18.35

4.04

18.23

3.90

0.675

17.00

4.49

17.84

4.77

16.58

4.30

0.012

18.84

5.19

19.20

4.96

18.51

5.39

0.191

0.000

0.018

0.012

0.006

0.777

0.000

0.228

0.003

striving for perfection

21.23

4.30

21.52

4.51

21.06

4.17

0.250

19.31

4.41

19.40

4.54

19.27

4.36

0.688

20.71

4.29

20.72

4.10

20.71

4.48

0.971

0.000

0.032

0.414

0.001

0.218

0.001

0.742

0.001

emotional distancing

17.18

3.88

17.69

3.85

16.88

3.88

0.029

19.88

3.88

19.31

3.96

20.17

3.82

0.040

18.89

5.10

18.89

5.13

18.89

5.08

0.888

0.000

0.047

0.959

0.000

0.841

0.000

0.032

0.006

resignation tendencies

16.98

4.19

15.89

3.93

17.65

4.22

0.000

16.31

4.61

15.27

4.63

16.82

4.52

0.005

16.57

4.79

15.76

4.63

17.33

4.83

0.003

0.088

0.004

0.000

0.029

0.317

0.001

0.935

0.000

offensive coping with problems

20.97

3.54

21.54

3.59

20.62

3.48

0.003

21.09

3.99

21.73

4.18

20.77

3.86

0.034

20.71

3.69

21.13

3.35

20.31

3.96

0.054

0.080

0.004

0.000

0.014

0.105

0.002

0.970

0.000

balance and mental stability

19.17

4.31

20.29

4.14

18.48

4.26

0.000

19.23

4.54

20.19

4.96

18.75

4.24

0.008

19.98

4.89

20.44

5.19

19.56

4.57

0.153

0.168

0.003

0.000

0.021

0.705

0.000

0.362

0.002

satisfaction with work

24.03

3.74

23.56

3.74

24.33

3.72

0.048

24.09

3.95

23.97

4.51

24.15

3.65

0.772

22.54

4.12

22.61

4.13

22.48

4.12

0.947

0.000

0.036

0.300

0.001

0.001

0.010

0.267

0.002

satisfaction with life

22.74

3.90

22.46

4.08

22.91

3.79

0.355

22.13

4.48

22.11

4.69

22.15

4.38

0.977

21.76

4.66

21.22

4.39

22.26

4.86

0.005

0.000

0.027

0.086

0.003

0.000

0.031

0.334

0.002

experience of social support

24.78

4.29

24.48

4.19

24.97

4.35

0.235

24.00

4.35

23.11

4.57

24.44

4.18

0.011

22.74

4.73

22.21

4.66

23.23

4.76

0.011

0.000

0.047

0.001

0.010

0.000

0.014

0.419

0.002


Total raw scores of the study groups for the AVEM dimensions, differences between male and female subjects and main effects and interactions of independent variables and covariates.

Voltmer et al. BMC Medical Education 2008 8:46   doi:10.1186/1472-6920-8-46

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