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Table 1 Absolute and relative distribution of ED physicians by selected demographic and professional characteristics (N = 27)

From: Nurses’ evaluation of physicians’ non-clinical performance in emergency departments: advantages, disadvantages and lessons learned

Variable Categories N (%)
Gender Male 22 (81.5)
Female 5 (18.5)
Specialty Emergency medicine 6 (22.2)
Non-emergency medicine 21 (77.8)
Working status in this ED Full-time 7 (25.9)
Part-time 20 (74.1)
Type of shift Day 19 (70.4)
Night 8 (29.6)
ED section of work High acuity 8 (29.6)
Low acuity 8 (29.6)
Mixed acuity 6 (22.2)
Pediatrics 5 (18.5)
Location of post-residency/fellowship training National 15 (55.6)
International 12 (44.4)
Date of training completion Prior to 1999 6 (22.2)
2000–2009 5 (18.5)
2010-2014 16 (59.3)
Appointment date to current ED <1 year 3 (11.1)
1–3 years 16 (59.3)
4–10 years 6 (22.2)
> 10 years 2 (7.4)